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Al sirat

the correct path of religion.
the bridge, fine as a razor’s edge, over which all who enter paradise must pass.
Historical Examples

The imaginary bridge between earth and the Mohammedan paradise is called “Al Sirat´.”
Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1 The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.

The notes of the kislar re-echo no more, And the waves of Al Sirat fall light on the shore.
The Bon Gaultier Ballads William Edmonstoune Aytoun

He was the man in all Europe that could (if any could) have driven six-in-hand full gallop over Al Sirat.
An English Grammar W. M. Baskervill and J. W. Sewell

(i.e. through the bridge of Al Sirat); “May you be drowned in blood!”
Lippincott’s Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Volume 22. October, 1878. Various

noun (Islam)
the correct path of religion
the razor-edged bridge by which all who enter paradise must pass


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