Fakhruddin Iraqi has 30 ratings and 4 reviews. Ivan said: Iraqi bridged several Sufi traditions and traveled through much of the Muslim world. Born in Ir. The following collage has been rendered from Fakhruddin ‘Iraqi: Divine Flashes, translated by W. Chittick and P. Wilson, The poetry that follows is like an. Contents. 1 Quotes. Lama’at (Divine Flashes); Fakhruddin Iraqi: Divine Flashes (). 2 External links. Quotes[edit]. Since we have quaffed the beaker .

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These two can be said to correspond to the Unseen and the Visible. Only the Eivine Essence — Being as such — is out- side of them.

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It also includes a critical essay explaining the mystical writings. Of course even those human beings who do not attain the station of perfection still have a role to play, just as all creatures other than man are necessary for the Name-derived Perfection to be actualized in its totality. The books will be a welcome addition to the bookshelf of every literate dakhruddin persons”.

It follows from what we have said that only the Perfect Man can truly love God.

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Mustafa Al-Laylah rated it really liked it Jul 12, It must be able to manifest Itself in every form. Some of the latter are like the causes and precon- ditions for the entification of the constitution and form of each Perfect Man, like their fathers and mothers.

In fact, since Being is One, and since it is the only true Reality, the entities as entities have no positive reality. Yasir Abbas rated it it was amazing Oct 18, Fakhrudin at first sight all of Entified Being can be divided into three kinds.


Irqi this point of view it is called “Exclusive-Unity ahadiyyabsince it excludes any kind of multiplicity. The Circle has closed upon Itself, Unity has been realized, but now within the framework of the total deployment of Being’s perfections in Outward-Manifestation.

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What then is meant by is-ness as such? For an “isthmus” is something that lies between two other things and comprehends the attributes of both. If we observe the same Oneness in respect of the infinite ontological potentialities and possibilities of outward manifestation that it embraces fakhuddin is called “Inclusive-Unity” wahidiyyahsince, by embracing all the modes ot Being, it includes the realities of all things.

Focuses on achieving union with the Divine. Tony rated it liked it Sep 29, So when man loves something, he loves only himself, that is, his own attributes and ontological perfections as reflected in the beloved.

So all that exists may be divided from a certain point of view into two categories: Book ratings by Goodreads. So the world is the form of and locus-of-manifestation for His Knowledge, and God never ceases to encompass the things in Knowledge and Being. Selected Works of Clairvaux St. To answer the question “Why does God create the 4 world? But it is also nothing but Being, for Being is One, and at this station all multiplic- ity has been reintegrated into Unity.

With- in man God distinctly views His own Beauties, which were latent in His Oneness before the locus-of-theophany i.

The Third and Central Presence is that of the Perfect Man, who acts as a partition between the two sides and at the same time comprehends and includes both of them.


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Jul 23, oludamini added it Shelves: If someone can understand this sci- ence, he has understood the principle of everything. Thanks for telling us about the problem. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. This knowledge is referred to as “unveiling. The books will be a welcome addition to the bookshelf of every literate religious persons”.

And all these levels taken as a whole, which comprise the fifth level — that of the Perfect Man as such — are the mirror image of Nonentified Being. Corbin, he livre des penetrations metaphysiques Teheran-Paris, Most Sufis were careful to warn their followers against anyone who ever said or did anything that contradicted the fundamental teachings of the Islamic revelation, even if he should claim divine in- spiration and produce “miracles” in support of his claim.

It is defined as “a property through which unification is brought about between two things.

But here we must follow Qunawi’s analysis of Entified Being one step further. So ‘Iraqi’s discussion represents a synthesis of two slightly differ- ent points of flashhes. The writings of a Sufi contemporary of Rumi. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

But “after” creation, it can be called “other than God” in respect of its multiplicity and its separation from its source.