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Al-Qushayri"s Epistle on Sufism

Al-risala Al-qushayriyya Fi "ilm Al-tasawwuf (Great Books of Islamic Civilization)

by Abu"L-Qasim Al-Qushayri

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Published by Ithaca .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islam,
  • Mysticism,
  • Islam - Sufi,
  • Islamic Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAlexander D. Knysh (Translator)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP189 .Q72813 2007
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages460
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12046590M
    ISBN 101859641865
    ISBN 109781859641866
    OCLC/WorldCa150462751

    Written in /, Al-Qushayri''s Epistle on Sufism has served as a primary textbook for many generations of Sufi novices down to the present. The book gives an illuminating insight into the everyday lives of Sufi devotees of the 8thth centuries C.E. and the moral and ethical dilemmas they were facing in trying to strike a delicate balance between their ascetic and mystical convictions. "The author of the Epistle on Sufism, Abu 'l-Qasim al-Qushayri (//), was a famous Sunni scholar and mystic (Sufi) from Khurasan in Iran. His Epistle is probably the most popular Sufi manual ever." "Written in /, it has served as a primary textbook for many generations of Sufi novices down to the present.

    In Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism, these and many other Sufi motifs are illustrated by the anecdotes and parables that show al-Qushayri's fellow Sufis in a wide variety of contexts: suffering from hunger and thirst in the desert, performing pilgrimage to Mecca, participating in 'spiritual concerts', reciting the Qur'an, waging war against the Author: ʻAbd al-Karīm ibn Hawāzin Qushayrī.   Al-Qushayri’s Epistle on Sufism – World Digital Library. Al-Risala al-qushayriyya fi ‘ilm al-tasawwuf Reading: Although the translation by Alexander Knysh may, here and there, leave a fellow-Arabist unsatisfied, it is on the whole the most complete and faithful translation into English of the original text in style and content to appear.

    Full text of "Qushayri Risala" See other formats Al-Qushayris Epistle on Sufism Abu M-Qasim al-Qushayri Al-Risala al-qushayriyya ffiilm al-tasaxvwuf Translated by Professor Alexander D. Knysh Reviewed by Dr Muhammad Eissa Al-Qushayri’s This page intentionally left blank The Center for Muslim Contribution to Civilization Al-Qushayri’s ON AL-RLmLa aL-qiuhayriyya fi c il/n aL-tcuawwiif Abu H. the Qurʾān even though the words “Sufi” (ṣūfī) and “Sufism” (taṣawwuf) rarely appear in the work.2 It is noteworthy that the words occur so infre-quently, given al-Qushayrī’s key role in expanding the use of these terms elsewhere. His widely-read and influential al-Risāla (Epistle) on Sufism.


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The author of the "Epistle on Sufism, Abu 'l-Qasim al-Qushayri" (//), was a famous Sunni scholar and mystic (Sufi) from Khurasan in Iran. His Epistle is probably the most popular Sufi manual ever.

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This manuscript copy preserves Al-Risālah al-Qushayrīyah (Al-Qushayri’s epistle), one of the best-known Sufi textbooks. Written inthe epistle was intended as a manual that would guide novice devotees to true Sufism.

The work begins with an explanation of the Sufi view of the tawhid (the oneness of God), and discusses terms and expressions common among the Sufis. Description of the book "Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism: Al-risala Al-qushayriyya Fi 'ilm Al-tasawwuf": The author of the "Epistle on Sufism, Abu 'l-Qasim al-Qushayri" (//), was a famous Sunni scholar and mystic (Sufi) from Khurasan in Iran.

His Epistle is probably the most popular Sufi. Al-Qushayri's Epistle on Sufism (Al-Risala al-qushayriyya fi 'ilm al-tasawwuf) About this book Written in /, Al-Qushayri. The Stations of the Path maq: The book is divided into three lengthy chapters.

Al-Qushayri’s “Epistle on Sufism”: Reviewed by Muhammad Eissa London: You do not currently have access to this article.

The person in the state of unveiling rejoices in. Translator’s Introduction: Al-Qushayri’s “Epistle on Sufism”: The author and his book xxi Author’s Introduction 1 A chapter explaining the beliefs of the Sufis concerning the fundamentals of religion 4 Section [on divine oneness] 14 Chapter 1 On the masters of this path and their deeds and sayings that show how they uphold the Divine.

Mizan Press is pleased to announce the publication of the first English translation from the Risala, the famous compendium of Sufi knowledge and practice by al-Qushayri (d.

Principles of Sufism includes all sections of the Risala concerning the fundamental principles of Sufism; it omits only the biographical notices at the beginning of the work and various highly technical matters at.

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This text is essentially a reminder to the people of his era that Sufis had authentic ancestral tradition, as well as a defence of Sufism against the doubters that rose during that time of his nation: Sunni.