The Doctrine of the Sufis

This reissue of the English translation of a classic Arabic text in the history of Sufism, the mystical aspect of Islam, preserves the beauty and simplicity of the original, with verse renderings of the many poetic citations.

The Doctrine of the Sufis

Author: A. J. Arberry

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This reissue of the English translation of a classic Arabic text in the history of Sufism, the mystical aspect of Islam, preserves the beauty and simplicity of the original, with verse renderings of the many poetic citations. From the Arabic of Abu Bakr al-Kalabadhi.

Introduction to Sufi Doctrine

Titus Burckhardt's masterpiece, Introduction to Sufi Doctrine, explores the essence of Islamic mysticism, or Sufism, presenting its central doctrines and methods to a Western audience in a highly intelligible form.

Introduction to Sufi Doctrine

Author: Titus Burckhardt

Publisher: World Wisdom, Inc

ISBN: 1933316500

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"This masterpiece by Titus Burkhardt examines the essence of Islamic mysticism, or Sufism, presenting its central doctrines and methods to a Western audience in a highly intelligible form. This edition contains a new foreword by William C. Chittick and an extensive glossary/index."--BOOK JACKET.

The Doctrine of Sufis

Chapter XXVII THEIR DOCTRINE OF FAITH According to the majority of the Şūfis
, faith consists of speech , act and intention . The Prophet , according to a tradition
of Ja ' far ibn Muḥammad on the authority of his ancestors , said : “ Faith is a ...

The Doctrine of Sufis

Author: Muḥammad Ibn-Isḥāq al- Kalabāḏī

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A 1935 English translation of a classic Arabic text in S f sm, the earliest extant text to reconcile S f sm and orthodox Islam."

Encyclop dia Americana

But the pantheistic with God ( which , however , is not found - doctrine of the
modern Sufis , subsequented in the ... the doctrine of the Indian Vedanta , that
mer , and Malcolm , is of Indian origin ) the Indian origin of Sufism cannot be gave
rise ...

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A Dictionary of Islam

It is generally admitted that , quite irrespective of minor sects , the Şüfis are
divided into those who claim to be only thu Ilhāniyah , or inspired of God , and
those who assert that they are Ittihadiyah , .or unionist with God . 1. The Doctrine
of the ...

A Dictionary of Islam

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The Antiquities of Orissa

The last state of Sufi excellence is wasil or union with the Deity , and in this the
Sufis apparently differ from the Bhaktas . The former , adopting the doctrine of the
modern Vedantists , believe the supreme cause of all to bear the same relation to
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The Antiquities of Orissa

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Indian Journal of Secularism

He is always wise , peaceful and lives life of spiritual richness . The very
fundamental doctrine of Sufis is sulh - l - kul i . e . total peace and peace with all .
Thus the very basic doctrine of Sufi Islam is peace and peace is possible only
when one ...

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The Sufi Doctrine of Rumi

Provides in clear and accessible language, an introduction to the spiritual perspective illuminating Rumi's magical poetry. In this book, the author opens doors that give us access to the inner sanctum of Rummi's thought.

The Sufi Doctrine of Rumi

Author: William C. Chittick

Publisher: World Wisdom, Inc

ISBN: 9780941532884

Page: 103

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There are almost no authoratative books readily available for the general reader that provide, in clear and accessible language, an introduction to the spiritual perspective illuminating Rumi's magical poetry. In this beautifully illustrated work, William C. Chittick, a leading scholar of Sufism and Rumi, opens doors that give us access to the inner sanctum of Rummi's thought.

The Hamadsha

Sufis, properly speaking—who looked for a more personal basis for their piety (
Rahman 1966:155–156). ... simple piety and gospel of love of the earliest Sufis
were transformed into an elaborate mystical doctrine of a spiritual journey toward
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The Hamadsha

Author: Vincent Crapanzano

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This title is part of UC Press's Voices Revived program, which commemorates University of California Press's mission to seek out and cultivate the brightest minds and give them voice, reach, and impact. Drawing on a backlist dating to 1893, Voices Revived makes high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarship accessible once again using print-on-demand technology. This title was originally published in 1973.

A Handbook of the Arab Israeli Crisis

Much of the Sufi worship and practice can be traced to earlier practices prevalent
in Zoroastrianism , Mithraism ... ( 1058 - 1111 A . D . ) , Sufism developed a well -
organized doctrine and became reconciled with the legalism of Sunni Islam .

A Handbook of the Arab Israeli Crisis

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"This volume [volume 1] provides in abbreviated form socio-cultural, economic, political and historical background material for a study of the Islamic World from the time of Muhammad to the eve of the First World War. It sets the stage for a compaion volume in which the present regional situation is explored and introduces the student to a conceptual framework for the understanding of Middle East conflict and crisis managemnt"--Abstract.

Islamic Perspective

This was all due to the widespread tradition of Sufi love and compassion and
their message of unity of mankind . ... He referred to the doctrine of Wahdat al -
wujud ( unity of being ) of the Sufis and said that it implied unity of all animate and
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Islamic Perspective

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