The Essence of Sufism

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Book Sales, 2004 - Religion - 240 pages
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A compact yet thoroughly informative series on philosophical and religious topics, written with the general reader in mind.

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User Review  - mwhel - LibraryThing

Good overview of the mystical branch of Islam; positive and non-proselytizing. Here is where I first encountered the amazing quote from Rabi'ah, "O Lord! If I worship Thee in fear of Hell, burn me in ... Read full review

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User Review  - Nick - Goodreads

Well I have a slightly poorer opinion of Sufism after reading that. Lots of emphasis on anti-rationality, selflessness, and anti-egoism. I know there are Sufis who are lax on one or more of these ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction Page
7
The Prophet Muhammad Page
15
The Quran Page
27
Copyright

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