Written in /, Al-QushayriÆs Epistle on Sufism has served as a primary textbook for many generations of Sufi novices down to the present. It gives us an . Other translations of Qushayrī’s Risāla have appeared prior to this one. B. R. Von Schlegell’s, with an introduction by Hamid Algar: Principles of. This manuscript copy preserves Al-Risālah al-Qushayrīyah (Al-Qushayri’s epistle) , one of the best-known Sufi textbooks. Written in , the.

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I hope that these remarks may be received as a small contribution to the future improvement of what is already a marvellous work of reference, the significance of which can hardly be overestimated.

A Case of Ottoman Imperial Integration. Among the terms are: By pointing out the absence of a clash between religion and scientific thought in. To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above.

Brill,is already established as a standard reference. During these travels he heard Hadith from various prominent Hadith scholars. In scholarly literature on the history of science in Islam, the connection between Sufism and science has received only marginal attention. The Stations of the Path maq: This article is also available for rental through DeepDyve.


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Karthala,pp. Centre for Muslim Contribution to Civilization. Retrieved 26 February Its aim is to establish a virtue based ethics where virtue as correct perception leads to correct comportment and an intimate knowledge of God. In the introduction, wpistle author challenges the established theory, put forward by Western historians and Orientalists, of the negative impact of Sufism on medicine.

Kenneth Honerkamp University of Georgia E-mail: Al-Qushayri repeatedly acknowledges his debt to, and admiration for, his Sufi master throughout his Risala. Don’t qusbayri have an Oxford Academic account? This translation with some minor reservations, to which I will return is complete and faithful to the original; it reads very well and renders this seminal work accessible to a broader audience than ever before.

The person in the state of unveiling rejoices in its qusyayri. Other similar endeavours have employed italics to distinguish words considered as Divine revelation.

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You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell this item. In general, this is a well done translation.


Help Center Find new research papers in: A few aspects of the presentation detract from its quality, however. Sufism–Early works to Why, for a scholarly work such as this, did The Center for Muslim Contribution to Civilization take this approach?

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The Center for Muslim Contribution to Civilization. Queensland University of Technology. Receive exclusive offers and updates from Oxford Academic. You do not currently have access to this article. Home This editionEnglish, Book edition: Access may be limited to ProQuest qusgayri libraries.

Focusing mainly on the areas of Delhi and the Deccan, his study covers a long period from the establishment of the Delhi Sultanate to the end of the twentieth century. A Short History Eufism