Al-Ghazali on Love, Longing, Intimacy & Contentment has 37 ratings and 3 reviews. As the first complete translation of a classic Arabic text written in t. Al-Ghazali on Love, Longing, Intimacy & Contentment is a translation of the thirty- sixth chapter of ‘The Revival of the Religious Sciences’ (Ihya’ Ulum al-Din). “Al-Ghazali on Love, Longing, Intimacy and Contentment” is the thirty-sixth chapter of Abu Hamid al-Ghazali’s “Revival of the Religious Sciences” (Ihya Ulum .

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Al-Ghazali: Love, Longing, Intimacy, and Contentment

Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of His most celebrated work, Revival of the Religious Sciences, has exercised a profound influence on Muslim intellectual history by exploring the mystical significance of the practices and beliefs of Islamic kn, earning him the title of Hujjat al Islam, the ‘Proof of Islam’.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Al-Ghazali on Disciplining the Soul and Breaking the Two Desires kn by a powerful effort of will can the sincere worshipper attain that purity of soul which enables him to attain to Lonfing proximity We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Bmt Mudzakaroh rated it it was amazing Mar 23, Write a customer review. After this he explains the means to strenghten the love of God the Exalted.

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Paperback Description from the publisher: This work was of radical importance to the history of Sufism and the arguments that al-Ghazali sets out in it formed the basis of the development of whole schools of Sufi theory and practice of mystical live, including the extensive Sufi poetry of Rumi and Hafiz. Praised be God, Who has exalted the hearts of His saints above all concern, for the vanities and the glamor of this world, Who has purified their inmost beings from regard for anything but His presence, Who has singled out their hearts for devotion on the prayer rug of His grandeur and disclosed to them His names and His attributes so that they shone with the very fire of knowing Him, Who then revealed to them the splendors of His face until they burned in the fire of His love, and Who then concealed from them the essence of His majesty so that they wandered astray in the desert of His glory and His might!

Trivia About Al-Ghazali on Lov Showing of 2 reviews. Al-Ghazali tirelessly focuses on the value of the sole and al-gghazali goal of all gnostic lovers, the virtuous Muhsinin: Out of Ghazali’s pioneering treatment would emerge not only live trends in Sufi theory and practice, but an entire body of mystical poetry including that of the great Persian poets Rumi and Hafiz.


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Ghazali presents definitions for patience and its different forms; the need for patience; the degrees of patience; and why patience is considered to be half of faith and gives us definitions for thankfulness. We use cookies to give you the best possible al-fhazali. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. Sherzod Juraboev rated it it was amazing Jul longinf,