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Q:        Why was Hazrat Mansoor Hallaaj – may Allah be pleased with Him – beheaded?

A:        Upon committing the crime of uttering “Anal Haqq” (I am Haqq).

 

Q:        When was the last hearing of Hazrat Mansoor Hallaaj’s case?

A:        On 8 Dhil Qa’dah 309 A.H.

 

Q:        How many years did He spend in prison?

A:        8 years.

 

Q:        Where is His grave?

A:        In the city of Baghdad.

 

Q:        Whose friend was the mother of Hazrat Imam Khwaja Hasan Basri – may Allah be pleased with Him?

A:        The mother of the believers Hazrat Umme Salmah – may Allah be pleased with Her.

 

Q:        Which Waliu drank the milk of Ummul Mu’mineen Hazrat Umme Salmah – may Allah be pleased with Her?

A:        Hazrat Khwaja Hasan Basri – may Allah be pleased with Him.

 

Q:        From whom did He acquire the knowledge and spiritual blessings?

A:        From Hazrat Ali – may Allah be pleased with Him.

(Islami Ma’loomaat Ka Encyclopaedia p. 365-366)