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Hallaj (Monism)

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Hallaj (ca. 858 A.D. - 922 A.D.)

Hallaj was a poet and a philosopher. Because of his
teachings and interpretations of Monism and Humanism,
he was arrested, tortured and eventually murdered.
His dying words were, "I am the truth."

1999, Cologne
Oil on canvas
200 cm x 180 cm