The Language of the Future
Sufi Terminology
by Murshid F.A. Ali ElSenossi

Order by: Arabic English

All Hearing, The
As Saami'

(As Saami'). The All Hearing. One of the Beautiful Names of Allah.

All is from Him (Allah)
hama az ust

(Hama az ust) (Persian). Some say, 'All is from Him'. Others say, 'All is He'. The Verifiers say, 'All is He and all is not He' and they also say, 'He'.

All is He
hama ust

(Hama ust) (Persian). The Verifiers (of Truth), those who know Allah and see Allah with two eyes, say, 'All is He' and they also say 'All is not He'. 'All is Allah and all is not Allah'. Their way of seeing is the perfect way. They know that 'The sla...

All Merciful, The

(Ar Rahman). The All Merciful. One of the Beautiful Names of Allah. The Clement. The Principle insofar as it is in its nature to wish to communicate its Goodness, it Beauty, its Beatitude; insofar as It is the Sovereign Good ‘before’ the creation of...

All Powerful, The

(Al Qadir). The All Powerful. One of the Beautiful Names of Allah.

All Praise be to Allah

(Alhamdulillah). It is not possible for man to praise Allah as He should be praised, for He is "the Lord of Inaccessibility, above what they describe" (The Qur'an 37:180). Our inability to praise Allah is our praise of Allah.

All Seeing, The

(Al Basir). The All Seeing. One of the Beautiful Names of Allah.

All-Clement, The

(Ar-Rauf). The All-Clement. One of the Beautiful Names of Allah. Allah Almighty bestowed this Beautiful Name upon His Beloved, the Holy Prophet Muhammad (May the Salutations of Allah be upon him and Peace).



All-Encompassing, The

(Al Muhit). The All-Encompassing. A Divine Name.

All-Hearing, The

(As-Sami'). The All-Hearing. One of the Beautiful Names of Allah.

All-Powerful, The

(Al Muqtadir). One of the Beautiful Names of Allah.


God. The Principle insofar as It includes all of its possible aspects. The mystery of Divinity. This is the Supreme Name. The Name 'Allah' indicates both the Face of the Divinity which is turned towards His creation and the Face of the Unknowable Ess...

Allah is Greater
Allahu Akbar

(Allahu Akbar). Knowledge of Allah is limitless. Allah is Infinite, Absolute and Without Limit. He is Greater than anything, everything. No thought can contain Allah. He is Greater.

Allah's Observance of His Own Perfection

(Istijla). The Perfect Man is the mirror in which Allah observes His Own Perfection.