Spiritual quotes of the most mystical saint Mansur Hallaj Author: Shaykh Hussain bin Mansur Hallaj Translator: Atiq-ur-Rahman Usmani. Diwan e Mansur Al Hallaj is written in Persian (Farsi) language. Muzaffar Iqbal translated it into Urdu. Now you can read Mansur Hallaj’s Diwan in Urdu. ‘An-al-Haq’ (I am the truth) – this statement would be the death of Mansur Al- Hallaj. A Sufi poet, teacher and philosopher, Hallaj was executed.

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HanifBiographical Encyclopaedia of Sufis: Words of Ecstasy in Sufism. Memoir halaj a Friend: Chapter 6 is the longest of the chapters and is devoted to a dialogue of Satan Iblis and God, where Satan refuses to bow to Adam, although God asks him to do so.

History of Iranian Literature. Catholic Doctrines on Jews and Muslimsquote: This was exacerbated by occasions when he would fall into trances which he attributed to being in the presence of God.

Mansur Al-Hallaj

Namara inscription Pre-Islamic Arabic inscriptions. Views Read Edit View history. The man who claimed ‘An-al-Haq ” was Hussain not Mansur. The earliest report, coming from a hostile account of Basra grammarians, states that he said it in the mosque of Al-Mansur, while testimonies that emerged decades later claimed that it was said in private during consultations with Junayd Baghdadi. That is why mystical practices are ought to be kept secret, but even if one says it in Public he has done it ballaj being aware of it.

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The conditions of Al-Hallaj’s confinement varied depending on the hallau sway his opponents and supporters held at the court, [8] but he was finally condemned to death in mansooor the charge of being a Qarmatian rebel who wished hllaj destroy the Kaababecause he had said “the important thing is to proceed seven times around the Kaaba of one’s heart.


Al-Hallaj’s preaching had by now inspired a movement for moral and political reform in Baghdad. However, he believed that the actions of man, when performed in total accordance with God’s pleasure, lead to a blissful unification with Him. I am astonished and pleasantly surprised!

The supporters of Mansur have interpreted his statement as meaning, “God has emptied me of everything but Himself. Wow what is happening? S Nov 10, Indeed, the problem with the “two spirits in one body” language is that it does not affirm union and unity strongly enough; there are two spirits left whereas the Sufi fana’ texts speak of utter annihilation and annihilation in annihilation the annihilation of the consciousness of annihilationwith only one actor, the deity, left.

Hallaj criticizes the staleness of his adoration Mason, Ernstthe legal notion of blasphemy was not clearly defined in Islamic law and statements of this kind were treated inconsistently by legal authorities.

Perhaps the most controversial Su! Although most of his Sufi contemporaries disapproved of his actions, Hallaj later became a major figure in the Sufi tradition. Al-Hallaj was popularly credited with numerous supernatural acts. How ever Shariah Jurisdictions do apply to such people. The play seems quite fascinating. He is seen by many as a revolutionary writer and teacher of his time, when practices of mysticism were not meant to be shared publically.

For places in Iran, see Hallaj, Iran. Encyclopedia of Islam, 2nd ed. The play is written by Peter Farbridge and Soheil Parsa and directed by the latter. A Sufi poet, teacher and philosopher, Hallaj was urduu on the orders of an Abbasside caliph for uttering these words, taken to mean Hallaj as claiming himself to be God.

Halllaj Sufis births deaths Arabic-language writers Arabic-language poets People executed for blasphemy People executed for heresy Executed Iranian people Iranian Sufi saints Sufi poets Medieval Persian people People executed by the Abbasid Caliphate 10th-century executions People from Fars Province 10th-century Iranian people 9th-century Iranian people.

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Satan’s monotheistic claim—that he refused to bow before an other-than. Many Sufi masters felt that it was inappropriate to share mysticism with the masses, yet Al-Hallaj openly did so in his writings and through his teachings.

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Mansur Al-Hallaj – Wikipedia

Therefore Nor the Abassids or Hallaj himself should be accountable for what happened. Umer Hasan Nov 11, Old Namara inscription Pre-Islamic Arabic inscriptions. Hallaj was also accused of incarnationism hululthe basis of which charge seems to be a disputed verse in which the author proclaims mystical union in terms of two spirits in one body.

He was first punched in the face by his executioner, then lashed until unconscious, and then decapitated [11] [12] or hanged. Wikiquote has quotations related to: Yet he remains a controversial figure, revered by Rumi, hated by many, he was labeled an intoxicated Sufi and is still read today. Rays Nov 11, By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Tawaseen of Mansur Hallaj – Arabic, Persian and Urdu

Sanity Nov 10, Al-Hallaj gained a wide following as a preacher before he became implicated in power struggles of the Abbasid court and was executed after a long period of confinement on religious and political charges. Among other Sufis, Al-Hallaj was an anomaly. After more than a decade of imprisonment, Hallaj was eventually executed publically in Baghdad in the year I would love to watch it IslamSunni [2] [3]. He was said to have “lit four hundred oil lamps in Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre with his finger and extinguished an eternal Zoroastrian flame with the tug of a sleeve.

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