Kuliyat-e Hazrat Shamsh Tabriz Rehmatullah alaih

Ta Surat-o piwand-i jahan bud Ali bud
Ta naqsh-i zamin bud zaman bud Ali bud

Before the universe had a form, Ali was present
Before space and time were implanted, Ali was present

Shahi ke wali budo wasi bud Ali bud
Sultan-i sakha-o karam-o jud Ali bud

The Friend of God (wali) and the legatee (wasi) of the Prophet, is Ali
The King of generosity and mercy is Ali

Ham Adam-o ham Shish-o ham Idris-o ham Ayub
Ham Yusuf-o ham Yunus-o ham Hud Ali bud

With (Prophets) Adam, Sheth, Idris, Ayyub
Yusuf, Yunus and Hud, Ali was present

Ham Musa-o ham Issa-o ham Khizr-o ham Ilyas
Ham Salihe Paygambar-o Daud Ali bud

With (Prophets) Musa and Issa, Khizar, and Iliyas
Prophets Salih and Doud, Ali was present

An Lahma lahmi bishinau ta ke bidani
An yarr ke-o nafs-i nabi bud Ali bud

If you listen to the hadith : lahmaka lahami (your body is my body) you will come to know
That the helper and the soul (nafs) of the Prophet was Ali

Chandanke nazar kardam-o didam ba haqiqat
Az ru-i yaqin barhama mawjud Ali bud

Wherever I see, I witness this truth (haqiqat) clearly
The soul nature that is certainly pervading everything, is Ali

Khatam ke dar angushat-i Sulimane nabi bud
An Nur-i Khudai ke bar-o bud Ali bud

The ring that was in the finger of Prophet Suleman
Was emanating the Noor of God, in which Ali was present

An shah-i sarafraz ke andar shab-i mi’raj
Ba Ahmad-i Mukhtar yaki bud Ali bud

That honorable King (Shah) who was with the Prophet in night of Me’raj
Was the one with Ahmad e Mukhtar, and He was Ali

Sere do Jahan jumla zi paidaw-o zi pinhan
Shamsul-Haqi tabreez qui binmood Ali bud

The revealer of all the secrets of both worlds – zahir and batin
To Shamsul Haqq Tabriz was non other than Ali

Ta Surat-o piwand-i jahan bud Ali bud
Ta naqsh-i zamin bud zaman bud Ali bud

Before the universe had a form, Ali was present
Before space and time were implanted, Ali was present

— From Kuliyat-e Hazrat Shamsh Tabriz

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