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To ask other readers questions about The Book of Illuminationplease sign up. This Sufi text by the renowned Shadhili master, Ibn Ata’illah al-Iskandari, asks and answers this basic existential question about the way we live our lives. This product is no longer in stock. The result of d Presenting a mystical and theological analysis of our human urge to create idols for ourselves and out of ourselves, this medieval author carefully recounts the enlightening counsels of his own masters.

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He is the author of four books and numerous articles, including Sufis and Saints’ Isqst His fields of expertise include Sufism, Islamic society in South Asia, and issues of gender and sexuality.

Khayr ed Din known as Khatib Ayasofya d. His lifetime witnessed the great flourishing of several Sufi brotherhoods, including the Shadhiliyya, the Mawlawiyya, the Chishtiyya and the Ahmadiyya.

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This gallery is dedicated to some of the al-tnwir fiction and nonfiction portraying one of the greatest cities in the world. His dissertation, In Search of the Center: A Sufi Manual of Invocation Miftah al-Falah and his compilation of aphorisms hikam helped to make the group very popular. The Wafai Sufi order was also derived from his works.

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al-tannwir Yet, in spite of his early antipathies, he did become a disciple of Shaykh Abu ‘l-Abbas al-Mursi, d. The argument of this thirteenth century Muslim author articulates an “Islamic work ethic” that challenges many sociological assumptions of Max Weber while simultaneously dissecting many assumptions of al-tadbor contemporary consumerist culture whose triumph Weber had announced with such ambivalence.


Scroll over to zoom Click for full size. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The author meant it to be an ethical introduction to Sufi mysticism, a first stepping-stone for aspirants who would experience spiritual intimacy isqt God within the framework of Islamic ethics and law.

Ibn ‘Ata Allah was the author of the first systematic treatise on dhikr, titled The Key to Salvation: Open Preview See a Problem?

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Enjoy browsing these books on New York City. The Wafai Sufi order was also derived from his works. It upholds the spiritual value of work while urging readers to simplify kotab reliance on material means and question their obsession with possessing and craving. About the Author Shaykh Ahmad Ibn ‘Ata’ Allah Al-Iskandari, one of the greatest spiritual masters of the thirteenth century, was both a Muhaddith and a Maliki jurist whose works became basic training manuals for aspirants across North Africa.

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