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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VenusSatanas wrote a book about Al-Jilwah to clear misconceptions that arouse around that text see links at the end of the message. Observe my laws and statutes. Afterward, growing angry at the Pearl, he kicked it; and it was a great surprise to see the mountains formed out of its al-jilwh the hills out of its wonders; the heavens out of its smoke.

Nor do they know that such a course is against their own interests, for might, wealth, and riches are in my hand, and I bestow them upon every worthy descendant of Adam. Now Adam was troubled because his belly was inflated, for he had no outlet.

He spoke in the Kurdish language. Now the sons of Adam do not know the state of things that is to come. Shouting, he created thirty thousand Meleks, and divided them into three divisions. It falls on the Wednesday of the first week in April. Then the Great God said: I punish in another world all who do contrary to my will.

I have not taught these teachings, nor do they proceed from me. Now our sect, the Yezidis, are descended from Naumi, an honored person, king of peace. Fish is prohibited, in honor of Jonah the prophet. God prefers doing good and charity to fasting and praying. The man persisted in his claim that she was his wife. I consider Al-Jilwah, along with bible or lots of old texts as channeled documents.


The women shout, and all together sing joyful songs. He also illuminated Mohammed, the prophet of the Ishmaelites, who had a servant named Muwiya, When God saw that Mohammed was not upright before him, he afflicted him with a headache.

He created it and put in it the spirit of his own power and called it Adam. In the beginning God created the White Pearl out of his most precious essence. It came to pass that after some time God sent scorpions upon Muwiya, which bit him, causing his face to break out with poison. Now the other sects, Jews, Christians, Moslems, and others, know not these things, because they dislike Melek Ts.

He also created a bird named Angar. The Kitab al-Jilwa describes Tawsi Melek and his special relationship with the Yezidis and those who worship him in other al-jjlwah. He teaches us the first and last science. If she refuses to be married, then she must redeem herself by al–jilwah her father a sum of money earned by her service and the labor of her hand.

This office is changeable from generation to generation, that the ruler of this world and his chiefs may discharge the duties of their respective offices every one in his own turn. Do not mention my name nor my attributes, lest ye regret it; for ye do not know what those who are without may do.

Hallelujah to the jealous God. I exercise dominion over all creatures and over the affairs of all who are under the protection of my image.

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Do not give them your books, lest they alter them without your knowledge. God therefore sent a bird to him which pecked at his anus and made an outlet, and Adam was relieved. The books of Jews, Christians, and Moslems, as of those who al-jjlwah without, accept in a sense, i. The kawwl is entertained by the people with whom he stops. There is no place in the universe that knows not my presence.


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O ye that have believed in me, honor my symbol and my image, for they remind you of me. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Al-Jilwah speaks about teaching without a book and that is interesting sentence suggesting that you should follow your own guidance instead any text, including this. In every thousand years one of the seven gods descends to establish rules, statutes, and laws, after which he returns to his abode.

I give and take away; I enrich and impoverish; I cause both happiness and misery. Fearing that the blood might drop to the ground, Muwiya licked it with his tongue. Now it came to pass, after the creation of Eve and of all the animals, that Adam and Eve quarreled over the question whether the human race should be descended from him or her, for each wished to be the sole begetter of the race.

But we, the Yezidi sect, believe this not, for we know that he is one of the above-mentioned seven gods.

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The peacock is forbidden to our eich and his disciples, for the sake of our Ts. It is forbidden to zl-jilwah water while standing, or to dress up while sitting down, or to go to the toilet room, or to take a bath according to the custom of the people. But our emir may have for a wife any one whom he pleases to love.