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By Peter Samsel,Seyyed Hossein Nasr

ISBN-10: 1936597462

ISBN-13: 9781936597468

At the very center of Islam lies the religious method of Sufism. a ways faraway from the destructive portrayal of Islam within the headlines, Sufism is rooted within the harmonious traits of peace, love, good looks, and knowledge. Its fundamental concentration is to come back humans to cohesion with God. This decide upon treasury of Sufi knowledge comprises approximately four hundred brief sayings from as many as a hundred of the best Sufi saints and sages in heritage, masking an unlimited span of 1,400 years. It contains extraordinary sayings from famous figures akin to Rabiah, al-Hallaj, Junayd, al-Ghazali, Ibn al-Farid, Ibn Arabi, Rumi, and Ahmad al-Alawi. additionally featured are over a hundred and fifty verses from the Koran and the Hadith (Prophetic sayings), which shape the foundational assets of this esoteric kind of Islam. even if expressing itself in pithy paradoxical aphorisms, prolonged highbrow guide, or rapturous mystical poetry, this compendium of Sufi knowledge will light up the religious traveler’s means of go back to God.

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