Al-Ghazali, David B. Burrell, Nazih Daher Paperback Al- Maqsad al-Asna fi Sharh Asma’ Allah al-Husna Taking up the Prophet’s teaching that. four chapters it speaks of the “most beautiful names” of God. The verses in question . of the meanings of the ninety-nine names of God which are included ar- al-Basir, al-Hakam, al-Hasib, ar-Raqib, al-Hakim, al-Majid, ash-Shahid, al- Wakil. Al-Ghazali on the Ninety-Nine Beautiful Names of God by Abu Hamid Al-Ghazali, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Books by Abu Hamid al-Ghazali. In the history of the Saints of Islam, Shaikh Abd al-Qadir stands out as being unique, in the broad scope of perfection that includes his lineage, his complete development, piety, knowledge of the religion and adherence to beuatiful Sacred Law Shariahis intimate and direct knowledge of the Divine, and his establishment by the Lord of All the Worlds at the level of Reality Haqiqa.

To speak of this in Sufi language, we would say that self-realization through imitation of the attributes works at combating the self of the lower soul which increases proximity to The Real. The first half of it is very philosophical. Jun 22, Hammad Ali rated it really liked it.

Aim of The Book: This work is authoritative on the names, and will remain for me close at hand as a constant reference.

Thee is a fundamentally important distinction that Ghazali clarifies in his first section – philosophical in nature – where he discusses the differences between “the word, the knowledge, and the object known” 7 and elsewhere the differing concepts of “name, naming and named” 9. How to read this book Plz?

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A al-ghazlai perspective from the Most High. This is a great book. Read it and read it many times. This book forms one of the many books on the 99 Names of my Art.


Furthermore, 4 it explains about a single name which has two meanings: For two things deter a discerning person from plunging into such a sea.

In this work, here presented in a complete English edition for the first time, the problem of knowing God is confronted in an original and stimulating way. Part One will treat preliminary and introductory matters; Part Two, goals and objectives; Part Three supplementary and complementary matters. Finally, there is the “effort to acquire whatever is possible of those attributes, to imitate them and be adorned with their good qualities The nobler the thing sought after the less help there is.

Dec 30, Penandinkpot Uzma rated it it was amazing Shelves: Part one is theoretical; part two makes Allah’s name relevant and Ghazzali brilliantly shows beautigul how we can make manifest each of Allah’s names in our life. The third part explains 1 that the names of God most high exceed the ninety-nine by divine instruction, and explains 2 how it is permissible to describe God most high by whatever may qualify Him even if no permission or divine instruction be found—so bewutiful as it is not prohibited.

Notify me when available. Nailah rated it it was amazing Mar 15, Al-ghazaki rated it liked it Mar 03, By buying this product you can collect up to 63 loyalty points. Although some of the book is rigorously analytical, the author never fails to attract the reader with his profound mystical and ethical insights, which, conveyed in his sincere and straightforward idiom, have made of this book one of the perennial classics of Muslim thought, popular among Muslims to this day.

Taking up the Prophet’s teaching that ‘Ninety-nine Beautiful Names’ are truly predicated of God, the author explores the meaning and resonance of each of these divine names, and reveals the functions they perform both in the cosmos and in the soul of the spiritual adept.

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Hence one reason the Qur’an itself is such a divine miracle, it is uniquely constructed to have multiple lev “it is odd that one may say: His discourses are justly ranked among the most beautiful oratory gld world has ever known. Shaikh ‘Abd al-Qadir lived almost a thousand years ago, but his words transcend the time and place in which they were recorded to span the centuries without difficulty.

Al-Ghazali on the Ninety-nine Beautiful Names of God by Abu Hamid al-Ghazali

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of The name can point to uniqueness, definition, meaning, the nature of the beauhiful object, but the name is not that object in its essence. About Abu Hamid al-Ghazali. Dec 05, Zahrah Awaleh rated it really liked it. Refresh and try again. Abuhassa rated it it was amazing Sep 16, Other books in this series. There are no beautivul topics on this book yet.

Lists with This Book. In the Name of God the Infinitely Good, the Merciful Praise be to God, alone in His majesty and His might, and unique in His sublimity and His everlastingness, who clips the wings of intellects well short of the glow of His glory, and who makes the way of knowing Him pass through the inability to know Him; who makes the tongues of the eloquent fall short of praising the beauty of His presence unless they use the means by which He praises Himself, and use His names and attributes which He has enumerated.

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