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The Book of Illumination: Kitab al-Tanwir fi Isqat al-Tadbir
Lists with This Book. Yet, in spite of his early antipathies, he did become a disciple of Shaykh Abu ‘l-Abbas al-Mursi, d. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The author’s commentary on his Qur’anic book Quoting al-Jilani, the Shaykh says, “My brothers and sisters, I did not arrive in union with God by staying awake all night in worship, by staying aware all day fasting, or by staying engrossed learning knowledge!
Naji Ahmed rated it it was ok Jun 09, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Yirmi Sekiz Mehmed Celebi Efendi d. Our Day return guarantee still applies. Always ship fast, and great books! Rather, I arrived at union with God by generosity and humility and letting my breast be at peace. Add to wishlist E-mail a link to this book.
Aliwaheed rated it it was ok Jul 22, The minimum purchase order isqxt for the product is 1. To ask other readers questions about The Book of Illuminationplease sign up. The text is about avoiding the anxieties associated with rational calculation, hoarding wealth, and exercising self-interest.
The Book of Illumination Kitab al-Tanwir fi Isqat al-Tadbir
It consists of ethical commentary on the Qur’an, traditions of the Prophet Muhammad, and examples of Al-tanwri African Sufi masters. Salma fawzy rated it it was ok Feb 16, This new translation masterfully illustrates the goal of Ibn Ata’ Allah’s discussion of achieving inner illumination of the heart, which is close to the sense of “enlightenment” that has become common in English language discussions of spirituality and gnosis.
The text offers deep insight into topics crucial to many people who are exploring “spirituality” in the age of late capitalism with its consumer-driven economics and endless production of new desires and proliferation of choices. 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.
The Book of Illumination has been the alt-anwir training manual for Sufis in North Africa, and serves as an indispensible introduction to Ibn Ata’illah’s more advanced writings, such as his Sufi Aphorisms Kitab al-Hikam.
While revealing important characteristics of North African Islamic thought, The Book of Illumination also addresses the concerns of contemporary audiences. On the Mawlawi Sufism method. He was born in Alexandria and taught at both the al-Azhar Mosque and the Mansuriyyah madrasa in Cairo. 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.
Though thoroughly medieval in its subtle elaboration on the richness of scripture and al-tacbir belief in the efficacy of sainthood, The Illumination is also uniquely contemporary in its piercing critique of selfish desire and rational calculation. This product is no longer in stock. In this age of conspicuous consumption and capitalist greed, a translation of the Book of Illumination has special value.
His father was a student of Imam al-Shadhili, though it is unlikely he ever met him. Tareef rated it it was all-tanwir Oct 23, He was responsible for systematizing Shadhili doctrines and recording the biographies of the order’s founder, Abu-l-Hassan ash-Shadhili, and his successor, Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi.
Description 2 — “This superb translation of a classic work of Islamic spirituality is sure to transform hearts and shape intellects. Scott Kugle has done a masterful job of rendering this text into a highly accurate and readable language.
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Though thoroughly medieval in its subtle elaboration on the al-tadbor of scripture and its belief in the efficacy of sainthood, The Illumination is also uniquely contemporary in its piercing critique of selfish desire and rational calculation. Log-in or create an account first! The wide circulation of his written works led to the spread of the Shadhili order in North Africa, where the order’s founder had been rejected in la-tanwir attempts.
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It consists of ethical isqah on the Qur’an, traditions of the Prophet Muhammad, and examples of North African Sufi masters. Want to Read saving…. The Wafai Sufi order was also derived from his works.