The Philosophy of Supplication


The Philosophy of Supplication

Written by Ali Shariati, the "Philosophy of Supplication" is a famous Islamic/Iranian prayer. It is written in poetic tense and regards the human life and a human's relation with God. The prayer ends with stating:

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Note that every verse of this poetic prayer begins with "My Lord." For example lines begin, "My Lord, give me the capability to tolerate an opposing point of view." and "My Lord, give me absolute submission through faith (Iman), so that in the world, I may be in absolute rebellion."

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