AL-GHAZALI ON DISCIPLINING THE SELF PDF
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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Al-Ghazali on Disciplining the Soul and on Breaking the Two Desires
Abu Hamid Muhammad ibn Muhammad al- Ghazali. A Discourse dsciplining Sexual Desire. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.
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Al-Ghazzali on Disciplining the Self
Suzanne Waer rated it really liked it Oct 21, In the age of extreme materialism, these kinds of books keep us grounded. It contains numerous wonderful stories of saints who set an example for everyone.
The Wonders of the Heart. Lists with This Book. Hemen Mahmoudi rated it really liked it Jan 01, Book ratings by Goodreads. Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x God-willing, your self will be successfully reshaped into an illuminating body filled with humility and intellect removed from the shackles of desire to the freedom of righteousness and divine worship.
Trivia About Al-Ghazzali on Di And while I’m sure many may quibble about the choice of vernacular in the translation, I found the book to read well, if a bit archaic. Debbie Qalballah rated it it was amazing Dec 14, Aug 03, Sheryar rated it really liked it. This book is the epitome. Other books in this series. He pays special attention to the influence on Ghazali’s moral thought of Greek ethics, Galen, Neoplatonists, Christian lore, and Muslim moral teachers such as Miskawayh whom he relies on more than any other, so as you read you can tell where many of Ghazali’s comments are coming from.
Islamic tradition considers him to be a Mujaddid, a renewer of the faith who, according to the prophetic hadith, appears once every century to restore the faith of dixciplining ummah “the Islamic Community”.
Barkath rated it it was amazing Aug 07, Few books move you to action. Return to Book Page. The spiritual life in Islam begins with riyadat al-nafsthe inner warfare against the ego. I mean, if the everyone took a little something from Imam Ghazali and practiced it, the world would be a much better place.
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Al-Ghazzali on Disciplining the Self by Abu Hamid al-Ghazali
He also threw in the Wonders of the Heart in the end which was nice and short to read. Oct 13, Alanur rated it it was amazing. One vivid example borr Overall worthwhile read. Dispatched from the UK in 1 business day When will my order arrive?
Al-Ghazali on Disciplining the Soul and on Breaking the Two Desires by Abu Hamid al-Ghazali
Shameer A rated it it was amazing Oct 25, 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 dieciplining be cured.
And of course, it leaves me wanting to read more of Ghazali.
This is the translation of a portion of one of the most famous volumes on Islamic spirituality and purification of the soul. It explains about the good character, desires, and so inspiring. Open Preview See a Problem? Open Preview See a Problem? It’s good to re-read this book when the nafs are trying to take over. To ask other readers questions about Al-Ghazzali on Disciplining the Selfplease sign up. Feb 12, Hamood Hqf added it.
The Best Books of May 23, Marc Manley rated it really liked it. Persons Cited in the Text. Lumumba Shakur rated it it was amazing Jul 26, I feel thhe better preserves what al-Ghazali is trying to say. Rika P rated it it was amazing Aug 26,