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Introduction to Sufism

Eric Geoffroy

Introduction to Sufism

the inner path of Islam

by Eric Geoffroy

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Published by World Wisdom in Bloomington, Ind .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sufism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Éric Geoffroy ; translated by Roger Gaetani.
    SeriesThe perennial philosophy series
    ContributionsGaetani, Roger, 1954-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP189 .G28713 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24099699M
    ISBN 109781935493105
    LC Control Number2010011130
    OCLC/WorldCa456177889

      In this introductory, yet comprehensive book, Eric Geoffroy explains that Sufism is the inner dimension of Islam and has its source in the Koran and in the life and sayings of the Prophet Muhammad. Geoffroy discusses how Sufism was formed and how great masters have adapted its initiatic doctrines and practices to changing conditions within the /5(3). Books on Sufism Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced designations were determined by Dr. Abou El Fadl. Placement of a book within this section was determined by Professor O'Donnell. BEGINNER: Baldick, Julian. Mystical Islam: An Introduction to Sufism. Washington Square, NY: New York University Press,

    Download Introduction To Sufi Doctrine ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to Introduction To Sufi Doctrine book pdf for free now. Introduction To Sufi Doctrine. Author: Titus Burckhardt ISBN: Genre: Religion File Size: MB Format: PDF, ePub Download:   What is Sufism? | Introduction to Sufism | MEVLANA CELALLIDIN RUMI | sufiyum Sujathayum Video Chapters - Video Intro - Intro of Sufism - All in one & One in All - .

      The Paperback of the Sufism: An Introduction to the Mystical Tradition of Islam by Carl W. Ernst Ph.D. at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpBrand: Shambhala.   Titus Burckhardt's masterpiece, Introduction to Sufi Doctrine, explores the essence of Islamic mysticism, or Sufism, presenting its central doctrines and methods to a Western audience in a highly intelligible : World Wisdom.


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Why is Sufism so Introduction to Sufism book to both spiritual seekers and scholars. This, the first book in English from an authority on Sufism, Éric Geoffroy, introduces Sufism from many angles and from its origins up to the present day.

Geoffroy sees Sufism as a unique lens through which we can view the spirituality that lies behind the forms of Islam/5. Download Introduction To Sufism in PDF and EPUB Formats for free. Introduction To Sufism Book also available for Read Online, mobi, docx and mobile and kindle reading.

Titus Burckhardts Introduction to Sufism walks its readers through the complex spiritual affirmations Introduction to Sufism book what is commonly called mystical Islam. In just over one hundred pages, Burckhardt addresses the Sufi attitude and approach towards matters such as love, intellect, /5.

Introduction to Sufi Doctrine [Burckhardt, Titus] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Introduction to Sufi Doctrine/5(5). Sufism: An Introduction to the Mystical Tradition of Islam Carl W.

Ernst The Sufis are as diverse as the countries in which they've flourished—from Morocco to India to China—and as varied as their distinctive forms of art, music, poetry, and dance. Before digging into the greatest Sufi works, i.e works of Rumi and Ibn Arabi etc., this is a fascinating book that concisely explains ideas in Sufism.

So, before getting lost in the hard-to-comprehend beauty of other Sufi's works, I believe it is better to taste this fantastic book of William Chittick first/5. Sufism: An Introduction to the Mystical Tradition of Islam by Carl W. Ernst. The Sufis are as diverse as the countries in which they've flourished—from Morocco to India to China—and as varied as their distinctive forms of art, music, poetry, and dance.

User Review - Flag as inappropriate Intoduction to Sufi Doctrine This work is a quintessential resource for traditional Sufi studies as it crystallizes the very substance and essence of the Sufi path, perhaps as astutely as any theoretical presentation could provide outside formal participation in a tariqah (path or way).

The path symbolized by a radius traveling from the periphery of a circle 5/5(1). Books shelved as sufism: The Forty Rules of Love by Elif Shafak, The Essential Rumi by Rumi, The Conference of the Birds by Attar of Nishapur, The Sufis.

Introduction to Sufi Doctrine appears as one of our selections in the Spiritual Classics series. The Spiritual Classics Series This series includes seminal, but often neglected, works of unique spiri-tual insight from leading religious authors of both the East and West. Ranging. Introduction to Sufi Doctrine: Commemorative Edition (The Spiritual Classics Series) - Kindle edition by Burckhardt, Titus, Chittick, William C.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Introduction to Sufi Doctrine: Commemorative Edition (The Spiritual Classics Series)/5(5). Introduction_to_Sufism Run time Scanner Internet Archive Python library Year Youtube-height Youtube-id MpJedxnTuEs Youtube-n-entries Youtube-playlist Uploads from Pitkin County Government Youtube-playlist-index Youtube-uploader Pitkin County Government Youtube-uploader-id UC0S6f4rpr79i9Ie5OWOA Youtube-view.

"Academic introduction to the origins of Sufism. In The Mystics of Islam, Reynold A. Nicholson draws lines to old Christian, gnostic, neoplatonistic and even the Buddhist influences from where Sufism origins. The book is rich on examples, poems and references to Sufi masters and writers.

Buy Introduction to Sufism: The Inner Path of Islam (Perennial Philosophy) by Eric Geoffroy (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on Reviews: 3.

Sufism is Islamâ s main mystical tradition. There are Sufi orders in almost all Muslim countries around the world, but not all Sufis accept the same beliefs and practices.

Mystical Islam offers an introduction that encompasses the full history and richness of the Sufi spiritual tradition over fourteen centuries of Islam/5(3). Introduction to Sufism. Varun Soni, dean of Religious Life at the University of Southern California, shares the basics of Sufism, the mystical branch of Islam that seeks to connect the worshipper to the divine through singing, dancing or artistic expression.

Read "Introduction To Sufism The Inner Path of Islam" by Eric Geoffroy available from Rakuten Kobo. In this introductory, yet comprehensive book, Éric Geoffroy explains that Sufism is the inner dimension of Islam and has Brand: World Wisdom. The Sufis is one of the best known books on Sufism by the writer Idries published in with an introduction by Robert Graves, it introduced Sufi ideas to the West in a format acceptable to non-specialists at a time when the study of Sufism had largely become the reserve of Orientalists.

Shortly before he died, Shah stated that his books form a complete course that could fulfil. Overall, it is a good book but not as an introduction to Sufism. For a general introduction to Sufism I would recommend Martin Ling's 'What is Sufism'.

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out /5(5). In reality it is not an introduction to Sufi doctrine but rather a philosophical discourse on some of the metaphysical theories of Ibn 'Arab and Abdul Karim Jili. I do not recommend this book to anyone who wants a basic and general introduction to Islamic Mysticism/Spirituality, ie Sufism.

The author mainly discusses Ibn 'Arabi's theory of /5(5). One figure in particular has often been credited as being the earliest introduction of Sufism to Spain: Ibn Masarra. He lived from to and was born outside of Cordoba. Many consider him to have established the first Sufi school in the province; however, his teachings were outside of the so-called "mainstream" Sufism that was more common.

Offering the first truly global account of the history of Sufism, this illuminating book traces the gradual spread and influence of Sufi Islam through the Middle East, Asia, Africa, and ultimately into Europe and the United States.

An ideal introduction to Sufism, requiring no background knowledge of Islamic history or thought. Geoffroy's special treatment of the subject balances the voices of long ago (e.g. Ibn 'Arabi, Rumi, Hallaj, and Ghazzali) with many contemporary voices to cover a remarkable scope of topics essential to a full understanding of authentic Sufism.

This book features: A comprehensive introduction to the movements and figures of historical SufismPages: