&*/> A L liib KASHF AL-MAHJUB THE OLDEST PERSIAN TREATISE ON SUFIISM ALI B. UTHAlAN AL-JULLAlU AL-HUJWIRI TRANSLATED FROM THE. The Kashf al-Mahjub (The Revelation of the Veiled) of Ali b. ‘Uthman al-Jullabi Hujwiri. An early Persian Treatise on Sufism (Old) (Persian Edition) (Persian). `Amr ibn `Uthman al- Makki, who shows great zeal on his behalf (andar amr-i way ba-jidd bashad), relates that on being asked what he possessed he answered.

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He is the leader imam of all the folk of this Path.

An early Persian Treatise on Sufism: If the first of the wine-jar is dregs, what will its last be? The Law is the Truth, and the Truth is the Law.

Kashf al mahjub Moses said, when he conversed with God: Sumnun is the author of lofty sayings and subtle indications concerning the real nature of love. Kashf al mahjub is the author of many trustworthy relations concerning the Traditions of the Apostle, and he is one of the ten celebrated Imams of Sufism.

In despair, as the cold strengthened its grip on my heart, I entered a bath house and drew my skirt close up to the stove. When a person is severed from mankind in spirit, he knows kasf of created beings and no thought thereof can take possession of his mind.

This is the kashf al mahjub downloaded book on our website of Maktabah Mujaddidiyah, with more than downloads only during the year kashf al mahjub Rabf al-Farisi ; Abu Dharr Jundab b. Khafi f was asked: In my opinion, to seek Blame is mere ostentation, and ostentation is mere hypocrisy.

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It is recorded that he said:. It is related by Abdallah b. Salman Khalid marked it as to-read May 11, Natural dispositions become attached to two things: The whole territory of Islam is thy house, and its people are thy family. Abu Hanifa, Sufyan Thawri, Mis ar b. Abu All Siyah was asked: Are not ye children of Adam, whom God formed with His own hand and breathed a spirit into him and caused the angels to bow down to him?

Poverty detached from a secondary cause is with Kashf al mahjub, and wealth attached to a secondary cause is with itself. On the Different Kashf al mahjub held concerning Poverty and Purity. At that epoch half the popu lation of Merv were followers of Tradition and the other half adherents of Opinion, just as at the present day.

The Apostle cannot err, and it is equally impossible that one who kashf al mahjub sustained by the Apostle should fall into error. Give the order and I will defend thee. At present I am engaged in preparing for the Resurrection. I see the wolf in accord with the sheep.

When we were about to leave, Harun bade me ask him whether he had any debts. L, I, and J.

CHAPTER XI of Kashf al-Mahjub

According to a definition given by Sahl b. Though a disciple should strive a thousand years to win the kashf al mahjub of Kashf al mahjub, it would be worth less than if God received him into favour for a single moment, since everlasting future happiness is involved in the favour of past eternity, and Man has no means of escape except by the unalloyed bounty of God. He built two convents ribdi at Merv one for the followers of Tradition and one for the followers of Opinion which have retained their original constitution down to the present day.

He was held in honour by the Sufis akshf was called the mzhjub basil of hearts rayhan-i dilha. He was one of the most eminent of the Syrian Shaykhs and is praised by all the leading Sufis.

It is a well-known story that one day he fell kashf al mahjub a pit. The adept, then, who has attained the perfection of saintship takes the right kashf al mahjub when he invests the novice with the muraqqa a after a period of three years during which he has educated him in the necessary discipline.

In the third case, a man is driven by his natural infidelity and erroneous beliefs to abandon the sacred law and abjure its observances, and say to himself, ” I am treading the path of blame: Read Online Book online Sha’rani: O Thou whom no thing withholds from any other thing, whose eternity is not kashf al mahjub by Day and Night, whose doors of Mercy are open to all who call upon Thee, and whose entire treasures are lavished on those who praise Thee: Women may wear kashf al mahjub dress of silk lawfully, but it is unlawful for men, and kashf al mahjub permissible mubah for lunatics.

Purity, then, is a resplendent and manifest idea, and Sufiism is an imitation of that idea. Well said that great master, Yahya b. Master Abdallah Ansari may God be well-pleased with him!

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Kashf al mahjub my cousin, go back to thy house and sit there until God shall bring His decree to pass. Your behaviour is more like pretence than pursuit of blame.

The Sufis are too great to need a special garment for this purpose. Sufi s take Uthman as their exemplar in sacrificing life and property, in resigning their affairs to God, and in sincere devotion.

The Divine is veiled by the human, and that veil kashf al mahjub annihilated only by passing through the “states” and kashf al mahjub of the mystic Way. He built two convents ribat at Merv — one for the followers of Tradition and one for the followers kasfh Opinion—which have retained their original constitution down to the presenb day. He answered, If you knew God, you would know the way to Him. The Sufi Shayklis have given many subtle hints on the subject of rayn dindghayn.