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Ahmad Ahsai, Shaykh - Kitab Sharh al-Ziyara - Jabalqa and Jabarsa

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A description of the experience

Shaikh Ahmad Ahsa’i – from Kitab Sharh al-Ziyara [translated by Henry Corbin and Nancy Pearson] 1947

When we speak of Jabalqa and Jabarsa, we mean the lower regions of this intermediate world.  Jabalqa is a city to the East, that is in the direction of the beginning.  Jabarsa is a city to the west, that is, in the direction of the return and ending 

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Ahmad Ahsai, Shaykh

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