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Nur  Term Image (an-Nūr) Script Image
(Language:  Arabic)
Alternate Spellings:
Short Description: Light.
Long Description: Particularly the uncreated Divine Light, which includes all manifestation and is identified with Existence, considered as a principle. “God is the Light (Nūr) of the heavens and the earth…” (Qur’ān 24:35).
Source(s): Introduction to Sufi Doctrine (by Titus Burckhardt)
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Provided By: Dictionary of Spiritual Terms