The Language of the Future
Sufi Terminology
by Murshid F.A. Ali ElSenossi

al-mala'ikat al-muhayyamun
Angels - Enraptured

(Mala'ikat al Muhayyamun). The Enraptured Angels who are lost in love and contemplation of Allah and who stand at equal rank with the First Intellect.

See also: First Intellect Solitary
'Aql al Awwal - see 'Intellect-First'.
(Fard/ Mufrad). Within the Sufi hierarchy he is the man called fard (or mufrad) 'The Solitary'. He stands equal to the Pole, but without a specific function such as that possessed by the Pole. He is the one who knows that he undergoes constant fluctuation of knowledge in each breath. He is outside the supervision of the qutb. He is compared to the 'Enraptured Angels' (al mala'ikat al muhayyamin).

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