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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This book deals mainly with the individualwhile his second book Rumuz-i-Bekhudi discusses the interaction between the individual and society. In a letter to the poet Ghulam Qadir Girami d.

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Every seed has the potential for fragrance within it. Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. A similitude of this journey could be understood by the relationship of fragrance and seed.

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. Once you finish the asfar, start over! Discover new books on Goodreads.

Refresh and try again. Then fighting against the elements to develop leaves and flowers. Search for a book to add a reference. April 20, —. In the same way, to reach one’s khudi or rooh one khuxi to go through multiple stages which Iqbal himself went through, spiritual path which he encourages others to travel.

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Iqbal’s letter to The Times of London writersblocktgh. This page was last edited on 14 Novemberat However, one has to make a great journey of transformation to realize that divine spark which Iqbal calls “Khudi”.


Considered by many to be Iqbal’s best book of poetry, it is concerned with the philosophy of religion. Only flag comments that clearly need our attention. Asrar-e-Khudi by Muhammad Iqbal. October 21, — Shelved as: The Secrets Of The Self: Iqbal is for me what Rumi was for Iqbal.

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. In the same way, only few people could climb this Mount Everest of spirituality, most get consumed along the way by materialism.

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For him, the aim of life is self-realization and self-knowledge. Finished Reading Paperback Edition. You will read through stanzas and then some khdui and then you will return to a stanza you read 10 minutes ago and will get your mind blown. 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 get 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.

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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 strengthened 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 asrarr 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 Aerar literature Showing that the education of the self has three stages: Many critics have called this Iqbal’s finest poetic work [4].


By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Inhe published his first collection of poetry, the Asrar-e-Khudi Secrets of the Self in Persian. As a general rule we khuddi not censor any content on the site. Last read April 20, to July 16, October 22, — Shelved as: Want to Read saving…. Waking up in the morning you will be a better person.

Dictionary of Indo-Persian Literature. Annemarie Schimmel Arthur J. The poems emphasise the spirit and self from a religious, spiritual perspective.

He notes that not all seeds reach the level of fragrance. Articles containing Persian-language text.

Iqbal proves by various means that the whole universe obeys the will of the “Self. The only content we will consider removing is spam, slanderous attacks on khdi members, or extremely offensive content eg.

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