Al-Ghazali on Disciplining the Soul and on Breaking the Two Desires has ratings and 19 reviews. Marc said: I had read the ‘Ihya’ years ago in Arabic. Al-Ghazzali on Disciplining the Self has 35 ratings and 4 reviews. Rick said: Al- Ghazali is famously known as, Proof of Islam. In Discipling of Self, A. The spiritual life in Islam begins with riyadat al-nafs, the inner warfare against the ego. Distracted and polluted by worldliness, the lower self has a tendency to.
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Suzanne Waer rated it really liked it Oct 21, One can trace the chain from the early Muslims to the Sufis, which is nice to see the genesis and history TJ Winters is a historian.
Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Alamgir Kabir rated it it was amazing Aug 22, Like Hamza Yusuf he repeats much of his lectures in the introduction. Abdal Hakim Murad Translator. Ghazali is quite repetitive, and many of his narrations I have read elsewhere, even in the same book, but perhaps this is good since he memorized these narrations.
Paperbackpages. Sep 21, Ammar rated it it was amazing. No trivia or quizzes yet. I absolutely recommend this book to read, but it seems like it is one of those books you can’t just ‘read’, it is an intense book necessitating reflection and rereading to get the most out of it. Allison Henry rated it really liked it Nov 14, Those who’ve read his works in the original Arabic I had read the ‘Ihya’ years ago in Arabic but saw that they had produced some English translations.
Be the first to ask a question about Al-Ghazzali on Disciplining the Self. The spiritual life in Islam begins with riyadat al-nafsthe inner warfare against the ego.
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Humza rated it it was amazing Mar 30, But for Muslims who wish to begin looking into studies in Tawawwuf but may be turned off by other new-age’y sounding authors, al-Ghazali is definitely a good starting point.
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Apr 17, Asif rated it it was amazing Shelves: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Lists with This Book. His works were so highly acclaimed by his contemporaries that al-Ghazali was awarded the honorific title “Proof of Islam” Hujjat al-Islam.
His works were so highly acclaimed by his contemporaries that al-Ghazali was awarded the honorific title “Proof of Islam” Hujjat al-Islam.
Sep 30, Rick Sam rated it liked it Shelves: Looking for beautiful books? There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Rawoyo Abdurrouf rated it really liked it Apr 24, When you read this book please be open to criticize yourself and reform your character to get the most out of it.
Jul 09, Kipriadi prawira rated it it was amazing. The reader would hope to achieve the states indicated, but by all means not expected. In the first step, “On Disciplining the Soul,” which cites copious anecdotes from the Islamic scriptures and biographies of the saints, Ghazali explains how to acquire good character traits, and goes on to describe how the sickness of the heart may be cured. May 01, Umar rated it it was amazing.
Shaan rated it it was amazing Nov 12, Hacer Ozel rated it really liked it Sep 24, This book is the epitome. About Abu Hamid al-Ghazali. I wish they would explain the types of discip,ining with images perhaps, even cooking instructions, so that I can give it a shot.
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