Summary. Consisting of a bibliographical account of this early Sufi master’s childhood, youth, and years as a teacher and spiritual leader, as well as of. Abu Ismaïl Abdullah al-Herawi al-Ansari or Khajah Abdullah Ansari of Herat ( – ) also known as Pir-i Herat (sage of Herat) was a famous Persian Sufi. Title: The Invocation of Sheikh ‘Abdullah Ansari of Herat. Author: Khwaja Abdullah Ansari, Mahatma Gandhi (intro), Sardar Sir Jogendra Singh (trans). Publisher.

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If thou canst walk on water Thou art no better than a straw. Member feedback about Kalam: After his death, many of his sayings that had been transmitted by his students along with others that were in his written works were included in the Tafsir of Maybudi, “Kashf al-Asrar” The Unveiling of Secrets. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. There have been several renovations, but during the Soviet invasion it fell into a bad state and has since deteriorated.

The Blind Owl ; Persian: Today it is the official language of IranTajikistan and one of the two official languages of Afghanistan.

It is also one of his most popular books, and has proved deeply influential in the West as well as the East. Member feedback about May 4: Member feedback about Amir Khusrow: He excelled in the knowledge of Hadith, history, and Ilm ul-Ansaab. Member feedback about Zeb-un-Nissa: On this path argument is of no avail ; Seek, and thou mayest find the truth. Sahih Muslim of Muslim ibn al-Hajjaj d.

The list is not comprehensive, but is continuously being expanded and includes Persian writers and poets from Iran, Afghanistan,Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and Turkmenistan.


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Biography He received his earlier education in his native Tabriz city, mastering the elements of Arabic and the religious sciences. Throughout our hert, the finger of death points at us.

University of Toledo, Ohio: Born in in Tabriz, one of the major cities in Iranian Azerbaijan, he received his elementary education, including the Divan of Hafez, under his father’s supervision. He has been quoted in the Western traditions as well.

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Middle Persian was abdullxh prestige dialect during the era of Sassanid dynasty. His shrine, built dur Member feedback about Hafez: His confessions do not follow a linear progression of events and often repeat and layer themselves thematically, thus lending to the open-ended nature of interpretation of the story.

She continued her education with painting and sewing classes, and moved with her husband to Ahvaz. The well-known aphorism still frequently repeated in the western world, about being sad because one has no shoes until one meets the man who has no feet “whereupon I thanked Providence for its bounty to myself” is from the Gulistan.

Abdullah Ansari of Herat (1006-1089 Ce): An Early Sufi Master

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Although he was a prolific author, many of his books were not published.

The Book of Wisdom-Intimate Conversations. Gulistan book topic Saadi in a Rose garden, from a Mughal manuscript of the Gulistan, ca. His abdullaahbuilt during the Timurid Dynastyis a popular pilgrimage site. Member feedback about Layla and Majnun: This list is alphabetized by chronological order. External links original posting at www. External links Lonely Planet: Saadi in a Rose garden, from a Mughal manuscript of the Gulistan, ca.

Member feedback about Culture of Afghanistan: Days of the year Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. Product pricing will be adjusted to match the corresponding currency. Khwajah Abdullah Ansari of Herat was a direct descendant of Abu Ayyub al-Ansaria companion of the Prophet Muhammad, being the ninth in line from him.

It is widely quoted as a source of wisdom. Written in Persian, it tells the anxari of an unnamed pen case painter, the narrator, who sees in his macabre, feverish nightmares that “the presence of death annihilates all that is imaginary. Muslim scholars of the Hanbali School.

His father Abu Mansur, was a shopkeeper who had spent several years of his youth at Balkh. Hafez primarily wrote in the literary g Hashemite people Revolvy Brain revolvybrain.

In this theology it ansafi said that they are only known to and appointed by Allah, and it is through their operations that the world continues to exist.