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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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.
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This book teaches a very important long forgotten discipline. Lists with This Book. His most celebrated work, Revival of the Religious Sciences, has exercised a profound influence on Muslim intellectual history by exploring the mystical significance of the practices and beliefs of Islamic orthodoxy, earning him the title of Hujjat al Islam, the ‘Proof of Islam’.
Be the first to ghe a question about Al-Ghazzali on Disciplining the Self. Return to Book Page. I can comfortably recommend the English translation series. Rika P rated it it was amazing Aug 26, His works were so highly acclaimed by his contemporaries that al-Ghazali was awarded the honorific title “Proof of Islam” Hujjat al-Islam. Its crucial to preserve Ghazali’s intent of making this book livable and do-able in real life for the reader.
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. Published September 1st by Kazi Publications first published March 21st Book zl-ghazali by Goodreads.
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To ask other readers questions about Al-Ghazzali on Disciplining the Selfplease sign up. Tom rated it it was amazing Jul 01, Sondos Hassan rated it it was amazing Jun 12, Jun 25, Saquib rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: If the orange book was implemented, the world would be a much better place. Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x In the second part, “Breaking the Two Desires,” he focusses on the question of gluttony and sexual desire, concluding, in the words of the Prophet, that ‘the best of all matters is the middle way’.
Al-Ghazali on Disciplining the Soul and on Breaking the Two Desires by Abu Hamid al-Ghazali
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