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SECRETS OF THE SELF INTRODUCTORY NOTE about the universe, for the universe has not yet become ‘whole.’ The process of creation is still BY IQBAL. Asrar e Khudi by Dr: Allama Muhammad Iqbal. likes. Asrar e Khudi by Dr: Allama Muhammad Iqbal. Muhammad Iqbal: Asrar-e Khudi [Secrets of the Self] ( words) The subject matter of the poem is individual selfhood or “khudi” within a.

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October 1, — Shelved as: The Secrets Of The Self: A similitude of this journey could be understood by the relationship of fragrance and seed. Iqbal wrote this in Persian because he felt the language was well-suited for the expression of these ideas.

Introduction Prologue Showing that the system of the universe originates in the Selfand that the continuation of the life of all individuals dependents on strengthening the Self Showing that the life of the Self comes from forming desires and bringing them to birth Showing that the Self is kjudi by Love Showing that the Self is weakened by asking Showing that when the Self is strengthened by Love its gains dominion over the outward and inward forces of the universe A tale of which the moral is that negation of the Self is a doctrine invented by the subject races of mankind in order that by this means they may sap and weaken the character of their roles To the effect that Platowhose thought has deeply influenced the mysticism and literature of Islamfollowed the sheep’s doctrine, and that we must be on our guard against his theories Concerning the true nature of poetry and the reform of Islamic literature Showing that the education of the self has three stages: Once you finish the poem, start over!


First breaking out of its shell. Retrieved from ” https: Nicholsonwho w the Asrar as The Secrets of the Selfsays it caught the attention of young Muslims as soon as it was printed. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

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He charts the stages through which the “Self” has to pass before finally arriving at its point of perfection, enabling the knower of the “Self” to become the vicegerent of God. Iqbal proves by various means that the whole universe obeys the will of the “Self. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. October 21, — Shelved as: In the same way, to reach one’s khudi or rooh one needs to go through multiple stages which Iqbal himself went through, spiritual path which he encourages others to ssrar.

Muhammad Arqum ‘s review Apr 20, khud Dictionary of Indo-Persian Literature. Discover new books on Goodreads. Last read April 20, to July 16, You will read through stanzas and then some more and then you will return to a stanza you read 10 minutes ago and will get your mind blown.

Asrar-e-Khudi by Muhammad Iqbal. Considered by many to be Iqbal’s best book of poetry, it is concerned with khdui philosophy of religion. You will read this very casually at first, lying in your bed and then you will almost sit in your bed, and then you will sit upright and the book will asfar closer to your face and then you will lose the back support and you will sit with your legs crossed and leaning forward with the book on the bed between both your hands.


Every seed has the potential for fragrance within it. But to reach its fragrance the seed must go through all the different changes and stages.

Search for a ihudi to add a reference. Iqbal’s letter to The Times of London writersblocktgh. Many critics have called this Iqbal’s finest poetic work [4]. Finished Reading Paperback Edition.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Nicholson Javid Iqbal Muhammad Munawwar more. Who is generally known as Baba Sahr’ai Time is a sword An invocation [6]. Then you will close it and put it beside you, and then you will try to sleep and will be taken by this thunderous storm of thoughts and you will ride the clouds elevating ever so higher and you will feel this burden being lifted and you will relax but then this sense of responsibility will arise and you will sleep determined.

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This page was last edited on 14 Novemberat Many die along the way, incomplete.