Fariduddin Attar. likes. Farīd ud-Dīn ‘Attār was a Persian Muslim poet, theoretician of Sufism, and hagiographer from Nīshāpūr who had an abiding. Results 1 – 12 of 15 Mar 2, by Farid-Uddin Attar Aus Fariduddin ‘Attars “Heiligenbiographie”. by Fariduddin Attar and Annemarie Schimmel. Fariduddin Attar was one of the earliest Sufi poets of Persia, and there is no doubt that the work of Attar was the inspiration of Rumi and of many other spiritual.

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During the invasion of Persia by Genghis Khan A. There thou wilt feel thyself drawn, but will have no power to go any further. If there is any death, it is that faridudin death itself, for life will not die.

Attar of Nishapur

In the meantime the young Christian saw the Prophet fafiduddin to her in a dream, and saying, “Follow the Sheikh! He who has not experienced humility in life does not know its beauty. What does one feel? When the ocean is agitated, how can the figures traced on its waters remain? Mystical experiences in the privacy of vigil probably form the fariduddinn of the whole work Ritter, ibid. You thirty birds have been unconscious hitherto. There is only one thing in the world that shows the sign of heaven, that gives the proof of God, and that is pure, unselfish love.

By the time the Fifth Valley, the Valley of Unity, is reached, one has disillusioned one’s self, and it is this act which is called in the Bible ‘Rebirth’. Then every moment of life becomes a miracle; a searchlight is thrown upon human nature and all things become so clear that one does not ask for any greater phenomenon or miracle; it is a miracle in itself.


This may be partly due to its lack of a frame-story. For interpretation of the frame-story, see also F. We have no freedom to achieve our goal Until from Self and fools we free the soul.

Whatever situation we are placed in, amongst friends or foes, amongst those who understand us or amongst those who do not, in ease or in difficulty, in all places at all times, it has its part to perform.

Farriduddin Bafqi — ‘Orfi Shirazi. Thus the degrees of knowledge attained to by the initiated are different; one only reaches the entrance of the temple, while another finds the Divinity who dwells in it.

Books by Attar of Nishapur. How does this birth of the soul express itself?

Attar of Nishapur – Wikipedia

He is so used to faridjddin that he is afraid of reality. Although his heroes are for the most part Sufis and ascetics, he also introduces stories from historical chronicles, collections of anecdotes, and all types of high-esteemed literature. In other words, we take away the home which has always belonged fariruddin someone else and fill it with delusion and call it our own.

But the presiding butterfly found his explanation not much more satisfactory than the preceding one.

Therefore, it would be safe to say that there is no one in this world who is a worse enemy of man than man himself. This answer at first cast them into despair, but afterwards, imitating the moth which seeks certain death in the flame of the lamp, they persisted in their request to be admitted to the presence of the Simurgh. In joy and in grief, he was an example for men, and, as it were, a standard lifted up.

The first son asks for the daughter of atar king of fairies Pariyaan.


Therefore, by profession he was similar to a modern-day town doctor and pharmacist. Information about Attar’s life is rare and scarce.

Faith and infidelity, good and evil, religion and irreligion, are all one fariduddn him who has arrived at the second stage; for where love reigns, none of them exist any more.

When a fafiduddin has a ragged coat he says, ‘I am poor’. If he really reaches the depths of knowledge, if he goes far enough, then whatever he was searching for, he will arrive at the same goal.

His disciples tried to rouse him out of his perilous state, but in vain.

If you have any will, leave women’s stories, And even if this search for hidden glories Faridyddin blasphemy at last, be sure our quest Is not mere talk but an exacting test. The third one threw himself into the heart of the flame and was consumed.

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Attzr the sanctuary of Our splendour is displayed, the careless and the slumbering are without. Their leader, the hodhod hoopoe, mentioned in Koran If after dying a thousand deaths we still live, then there is nothing in the world to be faridddin of.

Several musical artists have albums or songs which share the name of his most famous work, Conference of the Birdsas well as the themes of enlightenment contained therein. At this moment they beheld themselves reflected in the Simurgh.

The world’s wealth seemed a portion of his grace; It was a miracle to view his face.