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Falak (Arabian legend)

Falak in the legend of Bahamut is the powerful serpent that lives under the Realm of Fire. It is said to be so great that only its fear of the greater power of Allah prevents it from swallowing all creation. It is mentioned in One Thousand and One Nights.

Category:Arabian legendary creatures Category:Legendary serpents


Falak or similar can mean:

  • Falak, Fars, a village in Iran
  • Falak, South Khorasan, a village in Iran
  • al-Falaq, a sura in the Qur'an
  • Falak music, a Central Asian musical genre
  • The Hungarian name of the 1968 Hungarian film The Lost Generation
  • Falak Shabir, a Pakistani singer
  • Falak (Arabian legend), a giant serpent in Arabian legend