(Qabul). To receive or to accept (the Self-disclosures of the Real). Such a 'receiving' is not a 'taking'. The spiritual courtesy of this situation demands an extremely high degree of respect, sensitivity, humility and gratitude from the slave. The hands of such a slave, upturned in a gesture of need and devotion, are always open in readiness to 'receive' whatever Allah Wills to send. His hands do not reach forward in order to 'take'.