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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I saw my Lord with the eye of the heart I asked, ‘Who are You? 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.

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HanifBiographical Encyclopaedia of Sufis: 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.

Mojaddedi, Jawid March 1, S Nov 10, After more than a decade of imprisonment, Hallaj was eventually executed publically in Baghdad in the year That is why mystical practices are ought to be kept secret, but even if one says it in Public he has done it without being aware of it.

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. Catholic Doctrines on Jews and Muslimsquote: 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. How ever Shariah Jurisdictions do apply to such people.


Iranian 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. 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.

The supporters of Mansur have interpreted his statement as meaning, “God has emptied me of everything but Himself. Al-Hallaj made his second pilgrimage to Mecca with four hundred disciples, where some Sufis, his former friends, accused him of sorcery and making a pact with the jinn. Rays Nov 11, History of Iranian Literature. I would love to watch it Please support us by taking a moment to turn off Adblock on Dawn.

The play is written by Peter Farbridge and Soheil Parsa and directed by the latter. He was first punched in the face by his executioner, then lashed until unconscious, and then decapitated [11] [12] or hanged.

Mansur Al-Hallaj

For places in Iran, see Hallaj, Iran. Sanity Nov 10, Old Namara inscription Pre-Islamic Arabic inscriptions. Views Read Edit View history. Dear reader, online ads enable us to deliver the journalism you value. Words of Ecstasy in Sufism.

State University of New York Press. 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. Al-Hallaj was popularly credited bbin numerous supernatural acts. Dear reader, please upgrade to the latest version of IE to have a better mmansoor experience. Few figures in Islam provoked as much debate among classical commentators as al-Hallaj.


A Sufi poet, teacher and philosopher, Hallaj was executed on the orders of an Abbasside caliph for uttering these words, taken to mean Hallaj as claiming himself to be God. This page was last edited on 30 Decemberat Encyclopedia of Islam, 2nd ed.

Wikiquote has quotations related to: Although most of his Sufi contemporaries disapproved of his actions, Hallaj later became a major figure in the Sufi tradition. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. 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.

This needs to be made into a movie please or maybe they will begin rioting bbin they do. The play seems quite fascinating. 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.