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He died in while in Cairo. Add to wishlist E-mail a link to this book. As his most important and principal work, the Hikam, attests, he had become a Sufi master in his own right, and was already a shaykh when al-Mursi died.
It consists of ethical commentary on the Qur’an, traditions of the Prophet Muhammad, and examples of North African Sufi masters. Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject. Aliwaheed rated it al-tanwid was ok Jul 22, His lifetime witnessed the great flourishing of several Sufi brotherhoods, including the Shadhiliyya, the Mawlawiyya, the Chishtiyya and the Ahmadiyya.
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Scott Kugle has done a masterful job of rendering this text into a highly accurate and readable language. In this age of conspicuous consumption and iqsat greed, a translation of the Book of Illumination has special value. 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.
He is the author al-tawnir four books and numerous articles, including Sufis and Saints’ Bodies: Scott Kugle is a professor at Swarthmore College. It upholds the spiritual kirab of work while urging readers to simplify their reliance on material means and question their obsession with possessing and craving. While revealing important characteristics of North African Islamic thought, The Book of Illumination also addresses the concerns of contemporary audiences.
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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 our contemporary ti culture whose triumph Weber had announced with such ambivalence. The Book of Illumination: A special order item has limited availability and the seller may source this title from another supplier.
Flee from that choice, from your flight, and from everything to Allah. Log-in or create an account first! Paperbackpages. Return to Book Page. Enjoy browsing these books on New York City. A student of al-Mursi, he was kittab second to succeed Imam Abul-Hasan, the founder of the Shadhili Order, which continues to this day.
The Book of Illumination Kitab al-Tanwir fi Isqat al-Tadbir
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. He was responsible for systematizing the order’s doctrines and recording the biographies of its founder, Sidi Abu-l-Hassan ash-Shadhili, and his successor, Sidi Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi.
Notify me when available. The text is about avoiding the anxieties associated with rational calculation, hoarding wealth, and exercising self-interest.
The Wafai Sufi order was also derived from his works. Minhaju’l- fukaraan Ottoman Turkish manuscript on the Mawlawi Ask the seller a ksqat. Our Day return guarantee still applies. Scroll over to zoom Click for full size. 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.
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 al-tadbirr of our contemporary consumerist culture whose triumph Weber had announced with such ambivalence.
The Book of Illumination: Kitab al-Tanwir fi Isqat al-Tadbir
Collecting Books on NYC This gallery is dedicated to some of the best fiction and nonfiction portraying one of the greatest cities in the world. Initially Ibn Ata’Allah was not so drawn to the Sufi path, preferring to concentrate his energies on jurisprudence. Although not much is known about his life, he had the best teachers in all branches of traditional sciences and became known as a great master of Islamic law of the Maliki School.
Refresh and try again. It weaves together creative Qur’anic interpretation and explanation of rare teachings from the Prophet Muhammad’s traditions with the Sufi master’s own poetry, parables, and stories of past Shadhili masters.
Description 2 — “This superb translation of a classic work of Islamic spirituality is sure to transform hearts and shape intellects.