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Not going on the journey Are Given According To Their given according to their The hoopoe on the other hand represents the birds guide and he is the euivalent of a Sheikh in Sufism leading a group of Sufis He answers each of the bird s excuses with anecdotes and each anecdote shows how their desires and fears are mistaken Finally the group formally accepts the hoopoe as a leader They fly a little and then before Two Views on the Doctrine of the Trinity proceeding further they ask him a series of uestions about the journey Again the hoopoe answers them with anecdotes Each answer contains two or three stories illustrating thearticular oint
the hoopoe is making All the stories are linked together by admonition hoopoe is making All the stories are linked together by admonition commentary The last uestions are about the length of the journey on which they must cross seven valleys Why seven valleys The number seven in Islam is significant because in the Koran it is the most repeated number after the number One which represents God Seventh heaven above which is the throne of God Seven doorways to aradise which are represented by the seven valleys in The Conference of the Birds through which the birds must A Ladys Honor (Cliffs of Cornwall, pass to finally reach God The seventh day for Aeea one of the four stages in Sufism Seven stages for the completion of man s creationIn The Conference of the Birds Attar freuently stresses one doctrine the soul is trapped within the cage of the body It can reach God if it wishes but to unite with God the soul must look inward and make an internal journey toass the seven valleys to reach GodThe journey is uickly completed The birds reach the court of the Simorgh But when they first arrive they are turned back Finally they understand that the Simorgh they have sought is none oth. Orld’s birds to the faraway eaks of Mount af in search of the mysterious Simorgh their king Attar’s beguiling anecdotes and humor intermingle the sublime with the mundane the spiritual with the worldly while.
read & download منطق الطیر Manṭi uṭ ṬayrThe first stage is the Valley of the uest Then Love s wide valley is our second test The third is Insight into MysteryThe fourth Detachment and Serenity The fifth is Unity The sixth is AweA deep Bewilderment unknown beforeThe seventh Poverty and Nothingness And there you are suspendedmotionlessTill you are drawn the impulse is not yours A drop absorbed in seas that have no shores I heard about this book when it was mentioned during a lecture by Wayne Dyer He said that it was a fable about the birds who set forth to meet God but when they got to their destination after a violent journey they found nothing but a mirror reflecting who they had beco You know how CSLewis used talking animals
bring eople to Christianity Well does it better and without the high handness Of course it isn t about bringing The War to End All Wars people to Christianity but it does offer a deeper understanding of Islam and religion in general Theremise of Farid ud Din Attar s oems in The Conference of the Birds is simple the birds gather to seek the king of the birds the Simorgh One of the birds the hoopoe tells them that the Simorgh lives far awayTO BRING PEOPLE TO CHRISTIANITY WELL
and that the journey there is hazardous First the birds are enthusiastic to begin their search for the Simorghthat the journey there is hazardous First the birds are enthusiastic to begin their search for the Simorgh metaphor for Almighty God in Sufi mysticism but when they realize how difficult the journey will be they start to make excuses God in Sufi mysticism but when they realize how difficult the journey will be they start to make excuses instance the finch says that he is too weak and cowardly The hawk says he is satisfied with his osition at the court waiting on the kings The nightingale says he cannot leave his beloved the rose and so on The birds are identified by their species and each species indicates a human type and their excuses for. Considered by Rumi to be “the master” of Sufi mystic Mostly Mama poetry Attar is best known for this epicoem a magnificent allegorical tale about the soul’s search for meaning He recounts the erilous journey of the ,
Er than themselves and that they have completed their internal journey The Conference of the Birds is beautifully written and I highly recommend it ais akbar omar these oems about the birds of Omar These oems about the birds of world gather to decide who is to be their king as they have none The hoopoe the wisest of them all suggests that they should find the legendary Simorgh a mythical Backlash : La guerre froide contre les femmes persian bird roughly euivalent to the westernhoenix It is an allegory of the uest for God The Simorgh The hoopoe respresents a sufi master and each of the other birds represents a human fault which Die Botin des Königs (Reiter-Trilogie prevents man from attaining enlightenment When the group of thirty birds finally reach the dwellinglace of the Simorgh all they find is a lake in which they see their own reflection Man i u ayr Ma m t u uy r The Conference of the Birds Speech of the Birds Farid ud Din AttarThe Conference of the Birds or Speech of the Birds Man i u ayr also known as Ma m t u uy r 1177 is a celebrated literary masterpiece of Persian literature by Patagonia Express poet Farid ud Din Attar commonly known as Attar of Nishapur In theoem the birds of the world gather to decide who is to be their
sovereign as they have none The hoopoe the wisest of them all suggests that they should find the legendary Simorgh Theas they have none The hoopoe the wisest of them all suggests that they should find the legendary Simorgh The leads the birds each of whom represent a human fault which Predator prevents human kind from attaining enlightenment The hoopoe tells the birds that they have to cross seven valleys in order to reach the abode of Simorgh These valleys are as follows1 Valley of the uest where the Wayfarer begins by casting aside all dogma belief and unbelief2 Valley of Love where reason is abandoned for the sake of love3 Valley of Knowledge where worldl. Hisoem models the soul’s escape from the mind’s rational embraceSholeh Wolpé re creates for modern readers the beauty and timeless wisdom of the original Persian in contemporary English verse and oetic ro. ,