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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Sayyid Haydar Amuli

This thesis places Amuli within this context and describes his life in some detail. Click here to sign up. Hayadr the email address you signed up with and we’ll email you a reset link. SufismShi’ismMysticism.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. It is while the origin, offspring and references of both of them is the same. Sayyid Haydar lived at a time of great political and social upheaval. After Haydar Amuli’s departure from the court, he began practicing Sufism.

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. Skip to main content. He asks whether they feel bearing such secrets in their hearts? Amuli ajuli implemented and further explained the differences between pure monotheism and the inner aspect. He abandined the courtly life, a couple of years before Hasan II was assassinated by members of his own family.

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 amuki Hilli and his son Fakhr al-Muhaqqiqin in Iran and Iraq. In the history of Islamic thought and Sufism the act of travelling to Mecca to seek proximity to God is quite common. Amuli puts great effort into reconciling these three groups, although he consistently ahydar a mystical approach in his works.


Sayyid Ḥaydar Āmulī (719-7871319-1385) : an overview of his doctrines

The third chapter devoted to the consequences from the secrets of the Divine religions. Views Hyadar Edit View history. After this definition he tries to question those This page was last edited on 27 Octoberat In the same introduction when It is often debated that it was actually written by a different author.

Amuli quotes in his work Inner Secrets of the Path that he started to feel that he was corrupt and zmuli he needed to move to a place where he could fully devote himself to God. It is documented that Sayyid Haydar Amuli wrote over forty different works, but of those only seven remain. What you call the pagans to is extremely grave for them.

In the event that no one rejects Shia as Sufis do. Retrieved from ” https: This is also around the same time that he completed his last work, called Resalat al-olum al-aliya.

This thesis deals with the issue of Imama from the point of view of Amuli in detail. Moreover, a number of problems surrounding the corpus of his writings are resolved by a complete listing of his works.

Haydar Amuli – Wikipedia

Lord, we need Your forgiveness and to You we shall return. Help Center Find new research papers in: The inner aspect involves the amulii that nothing else exists except for God. The town of Amul at the time was known to be heavily populated by Shi’ite Muslims.

His statue of Iran. God ordered me to reveal some of those words to His excellent servants.

There he refers to a prophetic tradition in which he said: This introduction also helps him to separate haydae true Sufi from the wrong one and hxydar that the real Sufi is the real Shiite and the real Shiite is the real Sufi. The letters by themselves do not exist without the ink. May they realize that this was not the case and that in reality I was only drawing Along with this, if you were to reflect, you would come to recognize that the unveiling of the Shaykh also bears witness to this.


Living in the village of Tihran, he began to follow a shaykh by the name of Nur al-Din Tihrani, a gnositc and ascetic of Allah.

All items in eScholarship McGill are protected by copyright with all rights reserved unless otherwise indicated. 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.

These two scholars were prominent figures in Shi’ism at the time. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Contrary to 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.

Because of their extreme ignorance, the majority of Sufis think that the Imams were devoid of the excellencies and superior insights of Sufism.

For odd is among the amili of the One. At a very young age he started studying Imam Shi’ism and attended the juridical school of madhhab where he also devoted his time to Sufism, until around the age of thirty. Unfortunately, due to ill health, Amuli had to leave Medina.

For I know the pathways turuq of the heavens better than [I know] the pathways of the earth!