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Sufism : love & wisdom

Author: Jean-Louis Michon; Roger Gaetani
Publisher: Bloomington, Ind. : World Wisdom, ©2006.
Series: Perennial philosophy series.
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These essays by such contemporary writers on Sufism as Seyyed Hossein Nasr, William Chittick, Titus Burckhardt, Martin Lings, René Guénon, and Frithjof Schuon, unlock for modern readers some of the language, the thinking, and the history of classical Sufism. Covering a wide range of topics related to Sufism, the book also includes several essays translated into English for the first time and some contributions  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Sufism.
Bloomington, Ind. : World Wisdom, ©2006
(DLC) 2006003803
(OCoLC)63660618
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Louis Michon; Roger Gaetani
ISBN: 9781935493389 1935493388
OCLC Number: 692327531
Description: 1 online resource (xxv, 301 pages).
Contents: Sufi doctrine and method / Titus Burckhardt --
Sufism and Islam / William C. Chittick --
The vision of God according to Ibn ʻArab⁻i / Michel Chodkiewicz --
Approaching Sufism / Éric Geoffroy --
The prophetic model of the spiritual master in Islam / Denis Gril --
Ḥaq⁻iqa and Sharīʻa in Islam / René Guénon --
Sufi answers to questions on ultimate reality / Martin Lings --
Sufism in Muslim Spain / Angus Macnab --
"Walking upon the path of God like men"? Women and the feminine in the Islamic mystical tradition / Maria Massi Dakake --
Sacred music and dance in Islam / Jean-Louis Michon --
The spiritual needs of western man and the message of Sufism / Seyyed Hossein Nasr --
On the name Allāh / Leo Schaya --
Jesus in the Qurʼan: Selfhood and compassion --
An Akbari perspective / Reza Shah-Kazemi --
Aspects of Islamic esoterism / William Stoddart --
The quintessential esoterism of Islam / Frithjof Schuon.
Series Title: Perennial philosophy series.
Responsibility: edited by Jean-Louis Michon & Roger Gaetani ; foreword by Seyyed Hossein Nasr.
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These essays by such contemporary writers on Sufism as Seyyed Hossein Nasr, William Chittick, Titus Burckhardt, Martin Lings, René Guénon, and Frithjof Schuon, unlock for modern readers some of the language, the thinking, and the history of classical Sufism. Covering a wide range of topics related to Sufism, the book also includes several essays translated into English for the first time and some contributions from a new generation of interpreters of Sufism.

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