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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When a person does not understand the proximity of God in his life, Hafiz says he might have to ___________ them.
2. In "The ________ Girl," Hafiz realizes he needs to leave his own sense of self behind when he is approaching God.
3. Who is getting ready for a cosmic celebration in "Then Winks" by Hafiz?
4. Hafiz speaks to that moment one can sit in the pain of longing and listen intently to God in the poem "When you can _____".
5. _________ is the fruit of creation and then its prized possession and source of joy, according to Hafiz.
6. Hafiz describes a change in a person that occurs when they are ready to surrender to God in the poem "My _____ So Soft".
7. The poem "Covers Her Face with Both Hands" describes how the ______ responds to people who refuse to act with kindness.
8. "All Then You Are" is a poem which describes all of the manifestations of ________ all inspiring Hafiz to worship.
(a) The Goddess.
(d) The devil.
9. Chapter 21 opens with an invitation from God to dance in the poem "The God Who Only Knows ______ Words".
10. "The Tender Mouth" speaks of offering one's ___________ to Earth after death, as Hafiz describes it.
11. Hafiz is a __________ ready to be eaten in the poem, "Throw Me on a Scale" in this collection of poetry.
12. Hafiz refers to the things he will leave behind that he strove to be a steward for in the poem "Who Will Feed my _____".
13. _________ is the word for remembrance in which humanity best meditates on the qualities of God.
14. "Between Our Poles" is a poem which compares humanity's ability to display the characteristics of God to the _____________.
(a) Banks of a river.
(c) Art pieces in a museum.
15. Hafiz likes to explore the realities of ________ with God when he writes poetry.
Short Answer Questions
1. Hafiz suggests that sometimes God wearies of softly spoken love and he wants to shake his children by the shoulders in the poem called "Tired of Speaking _____".
2. The poem "A ____ in Each Act and Creature" describes the life-giving and earth-beautifying of the sun as an expression of divine affection.
3. "Lousy at ___________" is a poem about how God is a priceless jewel which is broken apart by man.
4. "Love Lifts Me" is the response of the _________ who can defy gravity and gloom, according to Hafiz.
5. Hafiz returns to the idea that the __________ is temporary and that it is important to be connected to things that bring eternity and divinity to mind.
This section contains 479 words
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