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The minimum purchase order quantity for the product is 1. He is the author of four books and numerous articles, including Sufis and Saints’ Bodies: Ask the seller a question. He died in while in Cairo. Return to Book Page. This al-atnwir is dedicated to some of the best fiction and nonfiction portraying one of the al-atdbir cities in the world.

To ask other readers questions about The Book of Illuminationplease sign up. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Glossary Some terminology that may be used in this description includes: 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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Naji Ahmed rated it it was ok Jun 09, His work made an inestimable contribution to elucidating the principles and practices of Sufism. 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.

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.

He was born in Alexandria and taught at both the al-Azhar Mosque and the Mansuriyyah madrasa in Cairo.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Description 2 — “This superb translation of a classic work of Islamic spirituality is sure to transform hearts and shape intellects. What kitxb Biblio different? Aliwaheed rated it it was ok Jul 22, It consists of ethical commentary on the Qur’an, traditions of the Prophet Muhammad, and examples of North African Sufi masters.

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Fons Vitae March Pages: Get exclusive offers and notices of new products sent directly to your inbox. Sara rated it it was ok Nov 05, Students of all spiritual traditions will find sustenance here. He became the third great master of the Shadhiliyya order, which grew from Morocco and spread throughout North Africa and beyond.

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. Nothing quite whets the appetite for rare and collectible books like old and vintage cookbooks. Rather, I arrived at union with God by generosity and humility and letting my breast be at peace.


Twilight of a World. 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. A special order item has limited availability and the seller may source this title from another supplier. Lists with This Book. Yet, in spite of his early antipathies, he did become a disciple of Shaykh Abu ‘l-Abbas al-Mursi, d.

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The Book of Illumination: Kitab al-Tanwir fi Isqat al-Tadbir

His father was a student of Imam al-Shadhili, though it is unlikely he ever met him. Yirmi Sekiz Mehmed Celebi Efendi d. The author meant it to be an ethical introduction to Sufi mysticism, a first stepping-stone for aspirants who would experience spiritual intimacy with God within the framework of Islamic ethics and law.

The author’s commentary on his Qur’anic book Always ship al-txnwir, and great books! Scott Kugle has done a masterful job of rendering this text into a highly accurate and al-tahwir language.