Among the mystics of Islam, Mansur Hallaj is a controversial figure. He was executed In for raising the cry “Ana-ul-Haq” (I am the creative. 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. Diwan of Mansur al-Hallaj Translation & Introduction Paul Smith The Perfect Master. Appendix: The Story of Idris (Azazil) and Adam From ‘The Book of Genesis’ of Arabic, Urdu, Turkish, Pashtu and other languages including Hafiz, Sadi.

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Did the audience know that Hallaj was crucified for storry Al-Hallaj’s principal works, all written hxllaj Arabic, included: 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. 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.

Mansur Al-Hallaj – Wikipedia

Al-Hallaj was popularly credited with numerous supernatural acts. Therefore Nor the Abassids or Hallaj himself should be accountable for what happened. The play seems quite fascinating. I saw my Lord with the eye of the heart I asked, ‘Who are You?



This was exacerbated by occasions when he would fall into trances which he attributed to being in the presence of God. Retrieved from ” https: Memoir of a Friend: The new Cambridge history of Islam, Volume 4 1. 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.

Ernstthe legal notion of blasphemy was not clearly defined in Islamic law and statements of this kind were treated inconsistently by legal authorities. 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.

God even at the risk of eternal rejection and torment. Many Sufi masters felt that it was haallaj to share mysticism with the masses, yet Al-Hallaj openly did so in his writings and through his teachings. Old Namara inscription Pre-Islamic Arabic inscriptions.

Yet he remains a controversial figure, revered by Rumi, hated by many, he was labeled an intoxicated Sufi and is still read today. After more than a decade of imprisonment, Hallaj was eventually executed publically in Baghdad in the year After returning to his family in Baghdad, al-Hallaj began making proclamations that aroused popular emotion and caused anxiety among the educated classes.


The man who claimed ‘An-al-Haq ” was Hussain not Mansur. Al-Hallaj’s preaching had by now inspired a movement for moral and political reform in Baghdad. List of sufis Notable early Notable modern Mansior. Perhaps the most controversial Su!

S Nov 10, Hallaj was also accused of incarnationism hululthe basis of which charge seems to be a inn verse in which the author proclaims mystical union in terms of two spirits in one body. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Mansur Al-Hallaj

Umer Hasan Nov 11, HanifBiographical Encyclopaedia uedu Sufis: The story of Hallaj 10th November Dawn. Mojaddedi, Jawid March 1, Words of Ecstasy in Sufism. Dear reader, please upgrade to the latest version of IE to have a better reading experience.

Although the majority of early Sufi teachers condemned him, he was almost unanimously canonized by later generations of Sufis. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikiquote.