Letters of a Sufi scholar
Read Online
Share

Letters of a Sufi scholar the correspondence of ʻAbd al-Ghanī al-Nābulusī, 1641-1731 by Samer Akkach

  • 414 Want to read
  • ·
  • 55 Currently reading

Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Nābulusī, ʻAbd al-Ghanī ibn Ismāʻīl, -- 1641-1731 -- Correspondence,
  • Sufis -- Syria -- Damascus -- Correspondence,
  • Scholars, Muslim -- Syria -- Damascus -- Correspondence

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Samer Akkach.
GenreCorrespondence
SeriesIslamic history and civilization -- v. 74
ContributionsNābulusī, ʻAbd al-Ghanī ibn Ismāʻīl, 1641-1731.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBP80.N23 A643 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23535297M
ISBN 109789004171022
LC Control Number2009023371

Download Letters of a Sufi scholar

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

  This is the first systematic examination of the esoteric significance of the bawdy tales and explicit sexual passages present in Rūmī’s (d. ) Mathnawī, a masterpiece of medieval Perso-Islamic mystical literature and theosophic the relevant features of postmodern theories as strategic conceptual tools, and drawing on the recent interpretations of medieval kabbalistic Author: Akkach. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Letters of a Sufi Scholar (Islamic History and Civilization) (English and Arabic Edition) at 4/5. Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Vintage Get Books A Vintage Shorts Original Selection “Why do some forms of violence—the beheading of journalists by the Islamic State, a bombing in Ankara, or the attacks in San Bernardino and Orlando—make us feel so threatened, while other forms—the separate mass shootings in America. The scriptural prevalence of ideas linked to writing provided great inspiration to Sufis and Sufi calligraphers. Quranic passages conveying the idea of a heavenly pen (al-Qalam), for example, suggest a correspondence between human practices of writing and God’s acts of teaching humanity through the creation of holy idea of a divine book or tablet (al-Lawh) upon which all is.

Letters of a Sufi Scholar: The Correspondence of ‘Abd al-Ghanī al-Nībulusū (). Leiden: Brill, xxiv + (English), xv + (Arabic) pages. Cloth US$ ISBN 90 04 9. The Sanusiya was one of the most influential Islamic movements in North Africa and the Sahara in the nineteenth Century. Its basis was laid by Maghrebi scholar Muhammad b. Ali al-Sanusi (). From a background of studies in Sufism and Islamic law, he traveled and studied throughout the Islamic world before settling in Libya to found a new Sufi brotherhood dedicated to the development. The Routledge Sufi Series provides short introductions to a variety of facets of the subject, which are accessible both to the general reader and the student and scholar in the field. Each book will be either a synthesis of existing knowledge or a distinct contribution to, . Turning Toward the Heart: Awakening to the Sufi Way by Shaykh Hazrat Azad Rasool Fons Vitae, ; ISBN: The search for truth. The life and teaching methods of the Indian Sufi Shaykh Hazrat Maulvi Muhammad Sa’id khan (r) by Shakh al-tariqat Hazrat Azad Rasool (r).

  Free Sufi E-Books Online The Legacy of Sultan al Awliya Mawlana Shaykh Nazim Al-Haqqani His Deputies Mawlana Shaykh Hisham al-Qabbani Sufi Meditation Booklets with Illustrations Sufi Meditation Book PDF file Sufi meditation Muraqabah Naqshbandi Sufi Way Body Mind Soul Sufi Meditation and The Naqshbandi 11 principles. Easy to follow 3 step meditation [ ]. Get this from a library! Letters of a Sufi scholar: the correspondence of ʻAbd al-Ghanī al-Nābulusī (). [Samer Akkach; ʻAbd al-Ghanī ibn Ismāʻīl Nābulusī] -- As a leading Muslim thinker, Abd al-Ghan al-N bulus of Damascus creatively engaged with the social, religious, and intellectual challenges that emerged during the early modern period in which he. Letters of a Sufi Master. The Shayak Al-'Arabi ad-Darqawi. Translator: Titus Burckhardt. Fons Vitae. This book is a translation of selected letters of Shaykh ad-Darqawi, the founder of a major branch of the Shadhiliyyah Order in North Africa in the 13th/19th century. Each letter is a precious gem of wisdom, an indispensable key to open certain doors which stand before every traveller upon the. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. The Essential Rumi (Paperback) by. A New Translation with Selected Letters (Paperback) by. Frithjof Schuon (shelved 6 times as sufism) Psychology and Spirituality in the Sufi Way.