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. Already in , Arthur J. Arberry observed that al-Qushayri’s Risala draws heavily from the works of his predecessors Abui ‘Abd al-Rahman al-. Sulami (d. Download Citation on ResearchGate | On Sep 1, , K. Honerkamp and others published Al-Qushayri’s Epistle on Sufism (al-Risala al-qushayriyya fi lhringilm.

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Al-risala Al-qushayriyya Fi ‘ilm Al-tasawwuf’. Issues regarding the shariah law was studied and eleborated fiqh Islamic jurisprudence scholars, the intellectual aspect of faith was the domain of theological scholars mutakallimun and sufis assumed the goal of nearness to God by following the specific method of tariqah10 to attain the third dimension ihsan Retrieved 26 February Sahl al-Bushanji 69 Abu ‘Abdallah Muhammad b.

Since al-Qushayri often quotes only an abbreviated name of his source and since many such names are identical, the individual in question is not always easy to identify.

Markaz al-Furqan liTa’lim al-Qur. Thus, in discussing the spoils of war mentioned in Q. In it, Al-Qushayri gives us an illuminating insight into the everyday lives of Sufi devotees of the eighth to eleventh centuries C. Dar al-Nur al-Mubin Jordan. Schools Sunni Ash’ari Maturidi Traditionalism. Books – Publisher Beirut. I am content with what He gives and what He does not give.


Sallam al-Maghribi 72 Abu 3 1-Qasim Ibrahim b. Views Read Edit View history.


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Farah Jawi al-sushayri, Shaykh M. You do not currently have access to this article. Fifth, square brackets [] serve to indicate my addition of words and phrases to the original Arabic text where I think they are implied, but not explicitly mentioned.

In the introduction to the biographical section al-Qushayri takes pains to present the Sufis as the rightful heirs to the Prophet and his pious Companions.

In such cases, I refer the reader to two or several possible individuals with similar names in the Index. First, the Ibara which is the meaning of the text meant for the mass of believers. Abdullah ibn Alawi al-Haddad.


aal-qushayri Khafif al-Shirazi 70 Abu 3 1-Husayn Bundar b. Hawazin al-Qushayri, has addressed to all the Sufi community in the lands of Islam in the year The reader is invited to explore the fascinating world of Islamic ascetic and mystical piety carefully assembled for us by this talented Sufi writer. He includes a biographical section that records lives of venerable sufi masters which is an al-qushhayri support for the sufi terminology and practices he eleborates on in the latter chapter.


Other Publishers; Middle East. Ahmad 48 Abu ‘Abdallah Muhammad b.

For Permissions, please email: Madbacadda Iftiinka Aqoonta Swe. It was a center of opposition against arabist Umayyad dynasty, as a result disturbances and rebellions cracked the society as the public discontent with the administration rose. Husayn al-Nakhshabi 40 Abu Muhammad ‘Abdallah b. These works will fill a genuine gap in the library of human thought.

It has several minor omissions toward the end of the text, but can be considered complete al-quhayri practical purposes. Until 10th century, Nishapur witnessed various persecution and trial cases of Umayyad and then Abbasid rulers. This work is entirely reproduced by Ibn al-Subki in his Tbaqat al-Kubra.