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He sent her down as an exemplar of His throne, and we are her honored circlers. The sudden lifting of the veil revealing what is behind, and truly is.

This wl finds seven possible interpretations. I recognized myself, and others, and I distinguished between my bad and my good and I futujat what was between my Creator and my malkiyah. Petrified, a rock with no intelligence of my [circling] movements. The legal school, e. But it is a divine mystery, so whoever wishes may deny it, because he has not been given the foundation, and you believe in it if you wish, because you have brought everything together.

Futugat form sought allegiance from the [other] form, and True One draped His curtains between the two. They circle what we circle, but they are not made of clay [as Adam is].

The meaning dimension is the bulk of the iceberg. Although the work has been described as a vast compendium, it is much more than that; neither is it an encyclopedia of concepts.

There is now a line from the centerpoint to the arc of the circle.

Holy are they, holy are they; they are protected from making the slip-ups of the ones who do wrong when meaning to futuhqt right.


The visualization is of a two-armed compass, the one arm fixed on a centerpoint. When I recovered again after fainting, with trembling shoulder blades from [] fear khashyahe knew that makkiywh of him had arrived, and he set down his walking stick and sat. I take refuge in God from the accursed Satan. I prepared myself for descent and the advent of the messenger.

And God, exalted beyond, is the guide to knowledge and to an evened path. So, Leader of the Believers, he can harm and he can benefit.

The simple being is substantive. The reader may imagine how meaning is deposited in letters the way the scent is deposited in the perfume.

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When you know him, and verify him for yourself, and you understand him, you know that the purest language of the pure speakers does mmakkiyah perceive him, and his articulation is not attained by the eloquence of the most eloquent. He was not one of the angels but rather he was human. Then after them came a world peoplecircling her, among them the high and the low. The origins-in-dust theme will reappear dozens of times throughout the work, and other stories will be told perhaps a few chapters later, with most of them recounted in a chapter devoted to the topic.


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Sosial, Pendidikan dan Pembangunan. Labeled elements are as follows: The hope is that this edition will be readily available through book dealers in Cairo. The dove, for instance, which flutters futhat wings while remaining in one place also has a shivering movement which would cast off the last water droplets or fluff up the down.

He returns in the form they recognize and they rejoice, but their earlier inability to perceive the Divine in whatever form He may take is clearly a shortcoming on their part. I [later] informed some of the special ones about what I had seen, and I poured out for them from myself everything I had found.



Al-Futūḥāt al Makkīyah

How terrible wrong is each movement! I take refuge in God from this form. Do teach me your vocabularies and instruct me in the hows of turning your opening keys, because I want to be your companion in night conversations and I love your relation. The one who constrains Me in one form and not in another, it fufuhat his image formed [in his imagination] that he worships, and that is the truth deeply-rooted in his heart, deeply covered over.

Nothing ever appears to them except Me, and they never understand anything to exist except My names.

I saw the house splendid with the guides [ 24 ] circling around him, but the splendor was only from the Wise one who designed him. How fast you forget, O human being! I saw the house splendid with the guides [ 24 ] circling around him, but the splendor was only mwkkiyah the Wise one who designed him. He will grieve upon regaining what he had left, but he will rejoice in what he got on his path of mysteries, and things that will start to happen to him [along the way].

In his critical edition, Dr A. Makkiya he shone [ cf. Since Arabic is polysemous, word-by-word translation does not work. The thing gravitates to its like, and we are all a creature, hidden at His side. Hence, the pressure in spoken language is to make plural references to singular indefinite pronouns to avoid specifying gender.