A person unfamiliar with the poet’s work, figuratively speaking, involuntarily stumbles when Omar Khayyam’s poems about wine are so often found, poems glorifying the «charm» of wine.
«I hid my truth behind seven seals and forty castles, so that the evil herd of people would not use this truth in the name of evil.»
Thus, in front of each person, the poet set a mirror and, reading his poems, we involuntarily see our own reflection, we see in it our own thoughts, our state of mind.
What does the Wine of Khayyam mean?
«INTOXICITY FROM KNOWLEDGE OF TRUTH.»
In every word that is familiar to us, a huge meaning is hidden and in order to understand it it is necessary to possess not only logical thinking, but also knowledge of cryptography. Inspired by Omar Khayyam’s poems about wine, my friend and I painted his portrait in the style of artist Vince Lowe and created a beautiful design!