Reynold Alleyne Nicholson


Born
in England, The United Kingdom
August 18, 1868

Died
August 27, 1945

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Reynold Alleyne Nicholson (1868-1945), was the greatest Rumi scholar in the English language. He was a professor for many years at Cambridge Universtiy, in England. He dedicated his life to the study of Islamic mysticism and was able to study and translate major sufi texts in Arabic, Persian, and Ottoman Turkish. That a Western scholar of "the first rank" dedicated much of his life to the study and translation of Rumi's poetry was very fortunate.

His monumental achievement was his work on Rumi's Masnavi (done in eight volumes, published between 1925-1940). He produced the first critical Persian edition of Rumi's Masnavi, the first full translation of it into English, and the first commentary on the entire work in English. This work has been
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“إلهي، أدعوك في الملأ كما تُدعى الأرباب، وأدعوك في الخلاء كما تُدعى الأحباب. أقول في الملأ "يا إلهي"، وأقول في الخلاء "يا حبيبي".”
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