Acknowledgements I would like to take this opportunity to thank the individuals and institutions who have helped me to realize this translation project. Upon his return to Khurasan al-Qushayri had to settle down in Tus, 8 since Nishapur was still controlled by his Hanafite adversaries. This series is published by the Center for Muslim Contribution to Civilization, which serves as a research centre under the patronage of H. Second, the ishara , only available to the spiritual elite and lying beyond the obvious verbal meaning. The reader is invited to explore the fascinating world of Islamic ascetic and mystical piety carefully assembled for us by this talented Sufi writer. The reader thus has at his disposal virtually a whole library of informative and enlightening works.

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You do not currently have access to this article. His six sons by his first wife Fatima became respected scholars in their own right and spread the fame of the al-Qushayri family far and wide. Ibrahim Basyuni, 4 risala qushayri.

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Many of them possessed encyclopaedic knowledge and distinguished themselves in many disparate fields of knowledge. Together, the works should serve as a rich source for the study of the early risala qushayri of Islamic thought.

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This reflects the usage current in the pre-modern epoch before the rise of gender-inclusive language. Views Read Edit View history. At the same time, he does not try to conceal from his readers disagreements among Sufi masters over various doctrinal and practical issues. Tasawwuf, Selections from al-Qushayri’s al-Risala al-Qushayriyya”. I risala qushayri content with what He gives and what He does not give.

Yet, even the most advanced Sufi masters should not take salvation for granted. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Longing for the Lost Caliphate: Blessed is He, the possessor of the highest dignity! Please help improve it by rewriting it in an encyclopedic style. This is an eloquent risala qushayri to his dual credentials as both a Sufi and a conventional Sunni scholar jalim.

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I take full responsibility for any mistakes that may have crept into my translation. Muhammad al-Dinawari 71 Abu ‘Uthman Sa’id b.

Al-Risala al-qushayriyya fi ‘ilm al-tasawwuf. Al-Qushayri’s Epistle on Sufism: Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. This is just after a few glances through the book. Islam in the School qushajri Madina. Sahl al-Isbahani 54 Abu Muhammad Ahmad b. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Receive exclusive offers and updates from Oxford Academic. Abi 3 1-Hawari 39 Abu Hafs ‘Umar b.

The biographical section is followed by a detailed essay on Sufi risala qushayri. The reader thus has at his disposal virtually a whole library of informative and enlightening works. Risala qushayri when this delicate balance is successfully struck, the exegete is still in need of quwhayri assistance in grasping the subtleties of the divine revelation.