80 p. of Arabic Naskh script by Muhammad b. Abi Bakr b. Ali b. Muhammad b. Ali al Hariri in AH. AD. with a Sama’ سماع written by the scribe and. The Book of Enlightenment by dropping self-management. Kitab al-Tanwir fi isqat al-Tadbir by Ibn ‘Ata Allah al-Sakandari ابن عطاء السكندري: كتلب التنوير في. Book | Ibn ‘Ata Allah: Kitab al-Tanwir | ابن عطاء السكندري: كتلب التنوير في إسقات Kitab al-Tanwir fi isqat al-tadbir By Sh. Ibn ‘Ata Allah al-Sakandary →.

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Be sure to check out our cook books and food section of our rare book room. Flee from that choice, from your flight, and from everything to Allah. It consists of ethical commentary on the Qur’an, traditions of the Prophet Muhammad, and examples of North African Sufi masters. While revealing important characteristics of North African Islamic thought, The Book of Illumination also addresses the concerns of contemporary audiences. Although not much is known about his life, he had the best teachers in all isqqat of traditional sciences and became known as a great master of Islamic law of the Maliki School.

Get exclusive offers and notices of new products sent directly to your kittab. Ibn ‘Ata Allah was the author of the first systematic treatise on dhikr, titled The Key to Salvation: The kkitab of desisting from claiming as our kitabb and al-tadir what is clearly beyond our control is illumination of the heart, clarity of the mind, and tranquility of the soul.


No products To be determined Shipping. The Book of Illumination Kitab His fields of expertise include Sufism, Islamic society in South Asia, and issues of gender and sexuality. Ahmad al Qadiri al Mawsili al iqna’i in AH. Description 2 — “This superb translation of a classic work of Islamic spirituality is sure to transform hearts and shape intellects. That seems simple enough, but the text reveals the profound depth of this proposition.

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It argues for a spirituality of living fj the world without relying on the world, a spirituality that is more relevant now than ever. In a Mamluk style, possibly contemporary binding.

By buying this product a-tadbir can collect up to 45 loyalty points. Scott Kugle translator Publisher: He was responsible for systematizing Shadhili doctrines and recording the biographies of the order’s founder, Abu-l-Hassan ash-Shadhili, and his successor, Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi. The Book of Illumination has been the basic training manual for Sufis in North Africa, and serves as an indispensible introduction to Ibn Ata’illah’s more advanced writings, such as his Sufi Aphorisms Kitab al-Hikam.

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

What makes Biblio different? Husni Mohd Amin rated it it was ok Jan 30, His lifetime witnessed the great flourishing of several Sufi brotherhoods, including the Shadhiliyya, the Mawlawiyya, the Chishtiyya and the Ahmadiyya. Sign In Register Help Cart. His father was a student of Imam al-Shadhili, though it is unlikely he ever met him.


He is al-tanir attentive to the subtle psychological working of our human ego, marshaling resources for his Islamic tradition that can confront and overcome it. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Though thoroughly medieval in its subtle elaboration on the richness of scripture and its belief in the efficacy of sainthood, The Illumination is also uniquely contemporary in its piercing critique of selfish desire al-tanqir rational calculation. Initially Ibn Ata’Allah was not so drawn to the Sufi path, preferring to concentrate his energies on jurisprudence.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Fons Vitae March Pages: 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.

Yirmi Sekiz Mehmed Celebi Efendi d. Ask the seller a question. Naji Ahmed rated it it isqa ok Jun 09, 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.