Awe of Allah

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“Fear (khawf) mixed with magnification (taʿẓīm)” is how al-Rāghib al-Aṣfahānī (d. ca.502/1108), the author of the celebrated Mufradāt alfāẓ al-Qurʾān, defines khashya. “It generally arises,” he continues, “from knowledge of the one for whom one has khashya; this is why scholars (al-ʿulamāʾ) are especially identified with it in His saying: ‘of His servants, surely [those…

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