Kimiya

Gender: Feminine
Origin: Persian
Meaning: “alchemy; elixir.”
کیمی
(KEE-mee-YAH)

The Kimiya-yi Sa’ādat (كيمياى سعادت) Alchemy of Happiness is a renown piece of Persian Sufi literature which was written in the 11th century by al-Ghazali.  The name Kimiya is no doubt used in reference to the book.

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