INTERESTING BACKGROUND OF THIS FAMOUS PERSIAN STANZA OF HAZRATH SAADI R. A

السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته،

INTERESTING BACKGROUND OF THIS FAMOUS PERSIAN STANZA OF HAZRATH SAADI R. A:

بلغ العلیٰ بکمالہ
کشف الدجیٰ بجمالہ
حسنت جمیع خصالہ
صلوا علیہ وآلہ

A well-known stanza contains darood shareef – which thousands of people have recited and listened and appreciated it around the globe:

یہ ایک ایسا دورد پاک جس کو الحمد للہ اب تک لاکھوں افراد سن چکے ہیں

One of the most famous rubaye writeen by Hazrat Sheikh Saadi Shirazi (REH) covering the wakiya of meraj of our beloved prophet (sal lal laho tala laihi wasalm) is :

Balaghal-‘ula be-kamaal-e-hi, Kashafad-duja be-jamaal-e-hi, Hasunat jamee’u khisaal-e-hi, Sallu ‘alae-hi wa aal-e-hi …

There is a very intresting wakya behind this stanza or rubaye, when Shaikh Sadi (rehmatullah alaih) wrote this rubaye he was not getting the last line which would complete the rubaye and because of this he was not satisfied and was worried, what is lacking, why i am not abel to complete the last line and in these thaught he slept, what Shaikh Sadi (rehmatullah alaih) saw was unbelivable, He found himself at the bargah of our beloved prophet (sal lal laho tala alaihi wasalam) surronded by sahaba-e-karam (radiaAllah anhum) our beloved prophet (sal lal laho tala alaihi wasalam) asked Shaikh Sadi (rehmatullah alaih) what happen why are you worried what has disturb you,

Hazrat Shaikh Sadi (rehmatullah alaih) replied ya Rasool Allah(sal lal laho tala alaihi wasalam) I have written a rubaye in your praise but i am not getting the last line to complete the stanza, beloved prophet (sal lal laho tala alaihi wasalam) replied read it here what have u written, Hazrat Shaikh Sadi (rehmatullah alaih) read the above lines

“Balaghal-‘ula be-kamaal-e-hi,

which means sarkar-e-do alam (sal lal laho tala alaihi wasalm) went to meraj buy the kamal of his own zaat-e-pak, it was not jibreel nor the buraq which took him they were the protocall officer assinged for the job.

Kashafad-duja be-jamaal-e-hi,

Due to him the darkness vanished and our sarkar-e-do alam (sal lal laho tala alaihi wasalm) filled the entire universe with his noor(jamaal)

Hasunat jamee’u khisaal-e-hi,

and got stuck our beloved prophet(sal lal laho tala alaihi wasalm) then completed the rubaye buy saying Sallu ‘alae-hi wa aal-e-hi …

and in this manner this bueatifull rubaye got completed and Hazrat Shaikh Sadi (rehmatullah alaih) was blessed by the ziyarat of our beloved prophet(sal lal laho tala alaihi wasalm).

بلغ العلیٰ بکمالہ
کشف الدجیٰ بجمالہ
حسنت جمیع خصالہ
صلوا علیہ وآلہ

Translation:

He attained exaltation by his perfection,

He dispelled darkness by his beauty;

Beauteous are all his qualities,

Benediction be on him and his family.

MAY ALLAH SUBHANWATALA BLESS US ALLTHE BOUNTIES OF THIS FAMOUS STANZA.

اللهم صلى وسلم وبارك على سيـدنا ومولانا محمد وعلى آله بقـدر حبك فيه وبجاهه فرج عنا ما نحن فيه

Brief background :

Abū-Muhammad Muslih al-Dīn bin Abdallāh Shīrāzī, better known by his pen-name Saadi, better known by his pen-name as Hazrat Shaikh Sadi (rehmatullah alaih), was one of the major Persian poets of the medieval period. He is recognized not only for the quality of his writing, but also for the depth of his social thoughts.

Born: 1181, Shiraz, Iran

Died: December 9, 1291, Shiraz, Iran

Education: Al-Nizamiyya of Baghdad (1226)

Parents: Abdullah

Books: Gulistan, Bustan, The Bustan of Sa’di, More

Quotes:

Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy.

The rose and the thorn, and sorrow and gladness are linked together.

I fear God and next to God I mostly fear them that fear him not.

An enemy to whom you show kindness becomes your friend, excepting lust, the indulgence of which increases its enmity.

The best loved by God are those that are rich, yet have the humility of the poor, and those that are poor and have the magnanimity of the rich.

Whenever you argue with another wiser than yourself in order that others may admire your wisdom, they will discover your ignorance.

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