Al-Ghazali on Love, Longing, Intimacy & Contentment has 37 ratings and 3 reviews. As the first complete translation of a classic Arabic text written in t. Al-Ghazali on Love, Longing, Intimacy & Contentment is a translation of the thirty- sixth chapter of ‘The Revival of the Religious Sciences’ (Ihya’ Ulum al-Din). “Al-Ghazali on Love, Longing, Intimacy and Contentment” is the thirty-sixth chapter of Abu Hamid al-Ghazali’s “Revival of the Religious Sciences” (Ihya Ulum .
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The inability of the human mind to know God is followed by a consideration of the meaning of longing. English Choose a language for shopping. Islamic tradition considers him to be a Contentmeng, a renewer of the faith who, according to the prophetic hadith, appears once every century to restore the faith of the ummah “the Islamic Community”. His works were so highly acclaimed by his contemporaries that al-Ghazali was awarded the honorific title “Proof of Islam” Hujjat al-Islam.
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O you who despair of gaining the truth because of your ignorance and your haste! Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Ghazali argues that all the virtues and spiritual stages that precede love, like repentance, patience and thankfulness, lead to love; and all the spiritual stages that follow on from love are a result of it. He said, ‘Truly I say unto you, wisdom grows only in a heart longging is like dust. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.
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Subhan Zein rated it really liked it Sep 29, Share your thoughts with other customers. Abu Hamid Muhammad Ghazali. Khalid Tetouani rated it it was amazing Oct 06, He then makes you discover that the greatest of all pleasures resides in gazing upon the Face of God, and that there is an even greater pleasure of gazing on His Face in the life to come as compared to mere knowledge in this life. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. After this he explains the means to strenghten the love of God the Exalted.
Al-Ghazali believed that the Islamic spiritual tradition had become moribund and that the spiritual sciences taught by the first generation of Muslims had been forgotten. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Attainment of the other stages is rare and yet, they are possible and hearts are not wholly without hope of them; but even the believe in love of God the Exalted is so scarce that one scholar even denies that it is possible.
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