The Legend of Khwaja Khidr or the Green One

Being fascinated by the legends and myths across the world, I first came across the reference of Khwaja Khidr, the Green Sufi or the Green One while reading City of Djinns by Dalyrmple. As so happens, Khiḍr literally means ‘The Green One’, representing freshness of spirit and eternal liveliness, green symbolizing the freshness of knowledge “drawn…