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Learning how to learn : psychology and spirituality in the Sufi way

Author: Idries Shah; Doris Lessing
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin/Arkana, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In response to the many inquiries he has received about the Sufi tradition from people from all walks of life, leading Sufi expert Idries Shah presents a clarifying series of questions and answers that illustrates how traditional Sufi concepts can resolve our social, psychological, and spiritual problems.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Idries Shah; Doris Lessing
ISBN: 0140195130 9780140195132
OCLC Number: 35309874
Notes: "An Arkana book"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 302 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction / Doris Lessing --
'Beginning to Begin' --
1. Real and Imagined Study --
2. On Attention --
3. Sufi Study Themes --
4. Things of the World --
5. Action and Meaning --
6. Twenty-Three Study Points --
7. Overall Study --
8. Sufi Studies.
Responsibility: Idries Shah ; with an introduction by Doris Lessing.

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