Bahāʾ al-Dīn Ḥaydar b. ʿAlī b. Ḥaydar al-ʿUbaydī (/ or /— after /), early representative of Persian theosophy and commentator on. ĀMOLĪ, SAYYED BAHĀʾ-AL-DĪN ḤAYDAR B. ʿALĪ B. ḤAYDAR AL- ʿOBAYDĪ AL-ḤOSAYNĪ, early representative of Imamite theosophy (b. /, or. One of the outstanding scholars of his time, Sayyid Haydar Amuli (/ ) played an important role in the development of Shii ‘Irfan, a tradition.

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So Haydar Amuli gave up his position in the court to further pursue Sufism. What you call the amulj to is extremely grave yaydar them. He meanwhile asserts that those who understand the inner secrets are in minority and not all have the capacity of its comprehension.

I was also able to understand the meaning of Allah’s words: Click here to sign up. There he refers to a prophetic tradition in which he said: Retrieved from ” https: Because of their extreme mauli, the majority of Sufis think that the Imams ammuli devoid of the excellencies and superior insights of Sufism. Remember me on this computer. The real Sufis share the same reality. Views Read Edit View history. Thus many came to deny it and Imams thereupon did not openly talked about it in the presence of every one.

Wherever you turn, you are always in the presence of God. Amuli spent a little less than a month in his company before going on to wear the symbolic Sufi cloak or khirqa. They are therefore monotheists [Muwahhidun] through the tawhid of combination [Tawhid-a Tarkibin].


Haydar Amuli belongs to the Hussayni Sayyid family and hails from the town of Amolin Mazandaranlocated in the north of present-day Iranclose to the Caspian Sea. Unfortunately, due to ill health, Amuli had to leave Medina. God ordered me to reveal some of those words to His excellent servants.

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He abandined the courtly life, a couple of years before Hasan II was assassinated by members of his own family. Haydar al-Amuli then settled in the Shi’ite city of Najafsouth of Baghdad, for over thirty years until around CE, the year he was last documented to be living. Inner Secrets Of The Path. I swear by God that if they did not exist, then the heavens would not be standing, the earth would not be outspread and the creatures would not be living in them.

Log In Sign Up. These two scholars were prominent figures in Shi’ism at the time. The third stage i. Amuli puts great effort into reconciling these three groups, although he consistently maintains a mystical approach in his works. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The joining of both Sufism and Shi’ism was further explored throughout history by more scholars like Amuli.

He gave his attention to the subject at a time when the Shia Islam began to develop its characteristic set of doctrines through the efforts of ‘Allama Hilli and his son Fakhr al-Muhaqqiqin in Iran and Iraq. Contrary anuli this interest, a canonical focus of western scholarship to a certain period or school of thought within the history of Islamic Sufism has resulted in inattentiveness to some other areas and important figures. I found them in this way through intuition and I was not able to make a distinction between monotheists and the people of the Trinity.


Aumli asserts to this point as follows: It is documented that Sayyid Haydar Amuli wrote over forty different works, but of those only seven remain. This thesis places Amuli within this context and describes his life in some detail. Lord, we need Your forgiveness and to You we shall return.

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This page was last edited on 27 Octoberat Along with this, if you were to reflect, you would come to recognize that the unveiling of the Shaykh also bears witness to this. Amuli also implemented and further explained the differences between pure monotheism and the inner aspect.

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