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Sayyiduna Zunnun Misri (Alayhir Rahmah) has reported that once he saw a young man in Mina who was quietly sitting at a side while other people were busy performing their sacrifices (of animals). The young man cried out suddenly,

O my Beloved Allah! Your servants are busy offering their sacrifices. I wish to sacrifice myself in Your court. O my Creator! Accept my sacrifice.

Saying this, he ran his finger across his throat and fell down. Sayyiduna Zunnun Misri (Alayhir Rahmah) stated,

I hurriedly approached him and was astonished to see that he had passed away.

 [Kashf al-Mahjoob, Page 364]

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