List of Sufi Technical Terms Translated

List of Sufi Technical Terms Translated

dhikr recollection

fikr reflection

hidaya guidance

hal state

ikhlas single-mindedness

karama preferment or charisma

khawf fear

mahabba love

ma’rifa 'knowledge' or gnosis

maqam station

muhasaba self-examination

mujahada spiritual combat

muraqaba vigilance

raja' hope

rida’ satisfaction

sabr patience or fortitude

shukr gratitude

sidq sincerity

taqwa piety

tawhid Unitarianism

tawakkul trustfulness

uns intimacy

wara’ abstinence

wisal union

yaqin assurance