They announced this sect in Hempher is a British missionary who was assigned the task of carrying on espionage activities in Egypt, Iraq, Iran, Hidjaz and. [Author’s note: The following account was written in the context of a book about conspiracy theories; therefore, I did not need to state what needs to be stated. The British accomplished this through a British spy named Hempher. His story has been published in a little pamphlet entitled Confessions of a.

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Muslims’ weak spots as recorded in the book were as follows: For they were Shiites and hemphwr Turks were Sunnites. Quote the Koranic verse, “As the food of those given a heavenly Book is halaal for you, so is your food halaal for them,” and tell them that the Prophet had a Jewish wife named Safiyya and a Christian wife named Maariya and that the Prophet’s wives were not foul at all.

We should establish a social way of life, an atmosphere wherein obeying the Shari’at will be looked on as a guilt and worshipping as an act britosh regression. This success achieved, London sent Hempher orders to move on, now to make trouble among the Shi’a. For one thing, the governor appointed by the administration in Istanbul was an uneducated and cruel person. It was a peerless guide for the studies I was going to carry on.

Abidah rated it liked it Apr 15, We made Der’iyya city our capital. Everything goes well now. The Shiite tribes were mostly warlike with one another. When the people around Muhammad of Najd heard about this plot of their enemies, they began to hate them all the more. The Qur’aan gives the name ‘Muslim’ to members of all religions. So was the case with the Abbasids.


Zakaat is an Islamic tax collected in order to be dealt out to the needy people. The second secret was a fifty page scheme prepared for hepmher high ranking officials working in the Ministry for annihilating Islam altogether within a century’s time. Once I was informed that the enemies were to kill him. Afterwards, I learned that he had gotten married.

Non-Muslims living in the countries concerned will be used for this purpose. As it is understood from the reports sent by our britiwh up until now, Muhammad of Najd is a typical fool very convenient for the realization of our purposes. All the religious sects, including the extinct ones, must be recovered and set against one another.

The Memories Of Mr. Hempher The British Spy – 2

Arara marked it as to-read Dec 10, In short order, Muhammad founded the Wahhabi doctrine that still today prevails in Saudi Arabia. We intimate the information we have obtained about their originals in Istanbul, Teheran and Najaf to these men. Narcotics and alcoholic spirits must be made common. Confessions of a British spy An early 18th century British spy in the Ottoman lands revealed covert operations designed to spread separatism across the Muslim world.

Likewise, try to obstruct construction of mosques, mausoleums and madrasas and the restoration of Ka’ba. And even in this case we would observe the principles of Amr-i-bi-l-ma’roof and Nahy-i-ani-l-munkar. The State and the people hempheg each other with suspicion. When I related the events in the presence of the Minister, the secretary, and two other members of the Ministry whom I did not know, the Minister said to me, “You have deserved to receive the greatest award of the Ministry.

The new government bought eleven British officers, very well learned in the Arabic language and desert warfare, under the name of slaves. Therefore, we must deter the increasing of the water supplies under various schemes.


Inan Iraqi military intelligence officer, in a “top secret document”, made many of the same assertions regarding Wahhabism as are found hempner the book. Because I was ill, my host prepared my medicine and food in return for an insignificant sum of money and expected great thawaab for serving me.

Memoirs of Mr. Hempher: Confessions of a British spy

The doctor advised me to have only chicken broth during the first few days. For doing this, we should disguise some of our agents as Islamic authorities and bring them into high positions so that they may execute our wishes. For Ahmad Efendi, my hodja in Istanbul, gave a detailed description of the Shaikh-ul-islaam to me,” the secretary said, “Then you can go ahead and talk with his model. And he gave up the idea of announcing that it Ka’ba is an idol.

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Britlsh the inhabitants of Medina had become quite unbridled and disobedient. We must use them as leaders of Christian movements. Our Ministry needs one century at the most to realize brigish program. If it is stipulated that the same amount borrowed must be repaid after a certain time, this is interest according to the Hanafee madh-hab.

But he also found them “sound asleep” and unwilling to revolt against the authorities in Istanbul. One day a flood will come and take them all away.

I joined their circles of religious instruction. As his call spread wider, the number of his adversaries increased. He was then sent on a new mission to Basra, Iraq to study, stir and even provoke new separatist tendencies in the Muslim world.