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also non Muslims However having said that the book has a non Muslims However having said that the book has a short coming in that it identifies spiritual diseases very well but does not always Pinkalicious: Merry Pinkmas! give adeuate solutions for the curesI am not a proponent of Sufism and this book is seeminglyeared for
The Sufi Reader Which Is Sufi reader which is flawed assumption Spiritual ailments befall every single human alike and it is not just the Sufi who seeks a cure from them As a pragmatic and non mystical Muslim I found that I was aware of most if not all of the concepts presented in the book and even though it served to reaffirm many issues I did not always see pragmatic spiritual excercises for betterment I only came across prayers at the end of the book The prayers mentioned are the standard prayers and I am afraid prayer alone does not do much unless one takes concrete steps to address spiritual ailments such as anger and sloth etcIt is still a reat book especially for those who may. Translation and Commentary of Imam al Mawlud's Matharat al ulub by Hamza YusufThis exploration of Islamic spirituality delves into the psychological diseases and cures of the heart Diseases exam. .
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Purification of the Heart is easy to follow well structured and profound in its advice Hamza Yusuf notof the Heart is easy to follow well structured and profound in its advice Hamza Yusuf not translates Imam Mawlud s poem but adds an insightful commentary that draws upon experiences with which we can all relate in this modern day and ageThe chapters are bite sized and all contain relevant references from the ur aan and Hadith that provide us with practical solutions to our tribulations It emphasises the Islamic principle of starting with rectifying the self before wanting to change the condition of others around usAlthough the book is easy in its format I wouldn t recommend that one reads it in a single sitting as it is the kind of text that reuires deep reflection Purification is a lifelong process not a destination so focusing on one or two chapters a day might better encourage us apply the small changes to our lives I read this book in two days It delves into religious spirituality on how
To Clean Ined Include Miserliness Envy Hatred Treachery Rancourclean " Ined Include Miserliness Envy "Ined include miserliness envy treachery rancour ostentation arrogance covetousness lust and other afflictions that assail people and often control them The causes and practical cur. Our heart and keep it free from envy hatred and arrogance
It also talks about how to control heavy thoughts that effectalso talks about how to control heavy thoughts that effect mood and heart For people interested in spirituality this books is a uide to Swing Sideways good thoughts and happy thinking One feelsood after reading it as the messages are sincere and toward becoming a better person a person of patience and tolerance and The Secret of the Great Pyramid good thoughts Beautifully written the book takes reference to some religious aspects and teachings Im not a big Hamza Yusuf fan there are many things he says that I dont really settle with but as this was a translation of a book and I think he has decent arabic masha Allah I decided toive it a Dancing with Mr. Darcy goImlad I did I read it with an online Lesca group making notes as I went along I learnt many things from the book and felt like a peaceful calm person after reading it There was so many references and ahadith to back up the things he was saying It contains many paragraphs on totally relate able issues in our worlds today. Es of these diseases are discussed offering a penetratinglimpse into how Islam deals with spiritual and psychological problems and demonstrating how all people can benefit from these teachings. ,