The Yazidi Book of Revelation (Kitêba Cilwe in Kurdish; also transliterated as Kitab Al Jilwah) is one of two books on the Yazidi religion written in the style of a . Kitāb al-jilwah: Yazīdī: Two short books, Kitāb al-jilwah (“Book of Revelation”) and Maṣḥafrash (“Black Book”), form the sacred scriptures of the Yazīdīs. It is now. Sacred Books and Traditions of the Yezidiz, by Isya Joseph, , full text etext at
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And one of his teachings is: I consider Al-Jilwah, along with bible or lots of old texts as channeled documents. There is no book that is more important then your own experience.
I lead to the straight path without a revealed book; I direct aright my beloved and my chosen ones by unseen means. Mishefa Re, The Black Book. Physicians urged him to marry lest he die.
I place my affairs in the hands of those whom I have tried and who are in accord with my desires. When it comes to al-jilwh that the yearly tithe-gatherer finds that the people have not fully paid their tithes, he whips them till they become sick, and some even die. I am ever present to help all who trust in me and call upon me in time of need.
Sacred Books and Traditions of the Yezidiz: Al-Jilwah (The Revelation): Al-Jilwah (The Revelation)
No god has a right to interfere in my affairs, and I have made it wl-jilwah imperative rule that everyone shall refrain from worshiping all gods. I was, am now, and shall have no end. Some layman is to give a banquet to a kchak after the fasting of the latter forty days, whether it be in summer or in winter.
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For this reason they fall into many errors. I punish in another world all who do contrary to my will. We, on the other hand, are descended from Adam only, as already indicated: Three things are against me, and I hate three things.
A layman may marry between the ages of ten and eighty; al-jildah may take for a wife one al-hilwah after another for a period of one year. He made himself a vessel and traveled in it in kunsiniyat of the seas, thus enjoying himself in himself.
A young lady may be sold as an acre of land is sold. All my teachings are easily applicable to all times and all conditions.
Moreover, he composed two songs in the Kurdish language to be sung before the sanjaks in this language, which is the most ancient and acceptable one. But as to the kawwls, they are to go around the tombs with timbrels, singing in the Kurdish language. One of the al-ji,wah gods made the sanjaks standards and gave them to Solomon the wise.
Thursday he created Melek Azrel, and he is Sajad-ad-Dn.
Then God ascended to heaven, solidified it, established it without pillars. But we hated four kings. Besides, the most important source for you are your own experiences. Before Christ came into this world our religion was paganism. He then created the White Pearl and ruled over it for la-jilwah years.
O ye that have believed in me, honor my ak-jilwah and my image, for they remind you of me. It is our law that no kawwal shall pass a razor over his face. Thereupon, Melek Ts asked God how Adam could multiply and have descendants if he al-jildah forbidden to eat of the grain.
Even believing that any text could hold all final truths is laughable for me. God prefers doing good and charity to fasting and praying. Two of them, however, remain with eich Ad, and the third remains in the village of Bahazanie, which is distant from Mosul about four hours. He also created fruit-bearing trees and plants and mountains for ornaments to the earth.