The Hikam – The Wisdom of Ibn `Ata’ Allah – Kindle edition by Shaykh Fadhlalla Haeri, Ali A. Allawi. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC. The Book of Wisdoms: Kitab Al-Hikam, a Collection of Sufi Aphorisms [Ibn Ata’ illah al-Iskandari, Shaykh ‘Abdullah Gangohi, Andrew Booso, Abdur-Rahman ibn . Allah willing, Ibn ‘Ata’ Illah’s famous Book of Wisdoms (al-Hikam al-‘Ata’iyya), a classical manual of spiritual development, together with some commentary on.

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Sahih Muslim bi Sharh al-Nawawi. Rather, wherever God placed him, whatever situation he was given, he excelled in the most beautiful of ways and in so doing, left us a roadmap to follow. As for the words of Allah Most High. For this reason some sheikhs term a traveller of the former spiritual aallah a murid or “desirer,” and one of the latter a faqir or “needy. Meaning that a pure heart can taa a throne of God where He manifests His beauty and Mercy for others to benefit from. This could be a temporary situation in most cases or a permanent condition.

While lying there, he suddenly finds it standing beside him, and he seizes its halter, and overjoyed, cries, “O Allah, You are my slave, and I am your lord,” making a mistake out of sheer joy” Muslim, 4. Write a customer review. Enabled Amazon Best Sellers Rank: The true spiritual path is one of gratitude. A statement originating from beneath such a creation indicates the importance of not only the statement itself, but also its high moral and spiritual weight in the life of a Muslim.


Never once did he desire to be rich or poor, single or married, a recluse or a statesman. To get the free app, enter your aga phone number. The sheikh begins his book with this key aphorism qta it is of the adab or “proper way” of travelling the spiritual path to focus upon tawhid or the “Divine Oneness,” in this context meaning to rely upon Allah, not on works, since.

Works, whether prayer, or the dhikr or “remembrance” of Allah, or fasting, or jihad, do not cause one to reach the end of the path, but are merely proper manners before the majesty of the Divine while on it. However, as mighty as the throne is and all the levels of the heavens that ascend to it, no created object is greater than the Prophet of Islam God bless him and give him peace. The Book of Aphorisms: Not Enabled Word Wise: He alone is the One who gives, not us.

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Desiring a life without means while God has placed you in a world of means is a result of hidden desire. In the cosmology of Islam, the seven levels of heaven ascend from earth to the throne of God.

Yet, these things that we seek are all from the dominion of God. We, therefore, become a means for their subsistence and represent a necessary relationship in their lives.

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A life bound by means is a life where one is required to earn a living, provide for dependents, and maintain other financial and inn obligations. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? English Choose a language hiksm shopping. The unifying scope of his perspective emphasizes practical, actionable knowledge that leads to self-transformation, and provides a natural bridge between seemingly different Eastern and Western approaches to spirituality, as well as offering a ibm ground of higher knowledge for various religions, sects and secular outlooks.


He became the third great master of the Shadhiliyya order which lbn from Morocco and spread throughout North Africa and beyond. In his life we find how he took each of these conditions and made the best out of them. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. His other eBooks are listed at http: This aphorism does not criticize any of these two modes of living.

His father was a student of Imam al-Shadhili, though it is unlikely he himself ever met him. Muslim ibn al-Hajjaj, and Yahya ibn Sharaf al-Nawawi. Hiksm ImanWire Understand the Plan: Such a belief and notion is a form of liberation from anxiety, stress, and depression, ailments that afflict so many of us in society.

It is a manifestation that everything that happens to us, everything that we experience throughout our lives is from the will and creative act of God, not a result of our own ability and actions.

He was a father, a husband, a judge, a commander-in-chief, as well as a spiritual guide. Product details File Size: Popular Latest Category Popular in the last 90 days. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

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