Islamic concepts

Nafs نفس — ego, the (inner) self

نَفس
ALA-LC nafs
IPA næfs

individual mind, psyche, soul, consciousness

  • And be not like those who forgot Allah , so He made them forget themselves. Those are the stubbornly delinquent.

59:19 Allāh reminds you who Allāh is through names and attributes. Through them, we study ourselves, our role in life.

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