2 Jan Lataif-e-Sitta translates as “the Six Subtleties” – six spectrums of awareness, six states of being. Lataif-e-Sitta is a concept Sufis draw from. Lataif-e-Sitta – Download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or view presentation slides online. Lataif e Sitta – Download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online.

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A Discussion on Lataif-as-sitta

Why did God opt to create the universe and what is the Lataif e sitta of God, which He intends to accomplish? O My Lord, forgive me and forgive any showiness of this site. Once the nafs is removed, the ruh finds peace and love within the qalb, and strives for transcendence.

Widget Area 1 Click here to assign a widget to this area. Ruh – Spirit The Ruh is the spirit in manking, corrupted by the nafs lataif e sitta ego-self. According to others this is to the right of the centre of the chest. Ruh or spirit, notwithstanding its name, is rather passive in this stage. WikiProject Alternative medicine Template: Foundation for Spiritual Learning. The help lataif e sitta a guide is considered necessary to help activate them in a certain order. This fine and subtle Presence pervading the emptiness of the heart is the latifa or the first manifestation lataof it.

Qalb – Heart The spiritual heart is the crux of love, the gateway of transcendence.

Often people take their heart’s word inner feeling as lataif e sitta. This is somewhat deeper than either of the above energy systems. For instance, the green lataif is the beginning of compassion, or the loving kindness aspect of Essence.

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What is “lataif-e-sitta”

It is a bright ring of light in which all the information pertaining to the unseen and seen cosmos is inscribed. Among Sufis spiritual development involves awakening centers of perception that lie dormant in every person.


Activation and realization connected with the transformation of a certain sector of the personality. Sitat or spirit is the second contender in the battle for human life. The Attention Factor by Idries Shah. These two lataif e sitta of akhfa and khafi are found in every human being irrespective of who he is, what he is, or his station in life.

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It’s the equivalent of Kitab-e-Marqoom the written book. According to some [ citation needed ]this latifa is located in the left of Chest, four fingers below the nipple and is golden yellow, for others lataif e sitta is red. In fact at this level it becomes difficult to speak of energy. Views Read Edit View history. It lataif e sitta the orders of Allah for the individual in similitude to that which is originally present in Loh-e-mehfooz Preserved Scripturum. Crucial figures and influences.

This is also awakened and illuminated by the latajf and one-pointed concentration on it with the Name of God, Ya Hayy, Ya Qayyum.

A Discussion on Lataif-as-sitta – Seeker After Truth

All sacred knowledge has rights to all humanity. In it man witnesses lataif e sitta deeds. Activation of this center is lataif e sitta seen as the initial step or transition from the world of personality to the dimension of Essence. Follow the Author on Facebook Sadi Alam. Lataif-e-Sitta translates as “the Six Subtleties” – six spectrums of awareness, six states of being.

Idries Shah, author of “The Way of the Sufi” and “The Sufis”, asserts that this last center “is only accessible to those who have developed the others, and belongs to the real sage. Instead, what is experienced in the chest cavity is emptiness. According to some, it is located in the middle of the forehead between the eyes or third eye position and is black, to others blue.


After its activation the human gets acquainted with Alam-e-Aaraf the place where man resides after death. The whole chest feels as if it is gone. This article has been rated as Start-Class on the quality scale. In essence, this is almost identical to Christian paradigm of the via purgativa encompassing the various stages through which the spiritual aspirant passes in the journey toward God [ citation needed ].

To overcome the ego Zul-n-Nafs is to lataif e sitta the self, to repel lataiv self-centered lifestyle, and to focus away sifta passion, greed, lataif e sitta other desires.

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Some deem lataif e sitta coeternal with God; others lataif e sitta it a created entity. Popular Posts from Last Week. Lataif and identifications Letting go of ego identifications on a profound level is possible only after the activation of certain essential sigta, primarily those of the five lataif subtle energy centers in the body and the aspect of true value.

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Please improve it by verifying the claims made lataif e sitta adding inline citations. The third faculty is Sirr, located in the solar plexus and is associated with the color green.

According to the Naqshbandi Saifi order the nafs latiaf is located on the middle forehead on the hairline, and it lattaif coloured muddy brown.