Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/2440/65333
Type: Book
Title: Letters of a Sufi scholar : the correspondence of ʻAbd al-Ghanī al-Nābulusī, 1641-1731
Other Titles: Letters of a Sufi scholar : the correspondence of 'Abd al-Ghani al-Nabulusi, 1641-1731
Author: Akkach, S.
Publisher: Brill
Publisher Place: Netherlands
Issue Date: 2010
ISBN: 9789004171022
Contents: Introduction: ʻAbd al-Ghanī and the culture of correspondence -- Intellectual milieu -- Letters of the Wasā’il -- List and description -- Places, towns, and correspondents -- Map of the Eastern Ottoman Provinces -- Content and significance -- On understanding Islam: letter 1 -- On struggle (jihād): letter 3 -- On causality: letter 4 -- On solitude: letters 6 and 10 -- On quick-passing thoughts (khawāṭir): letter 14 -- On smoking: letter 25 -- On cosmogony and the unity of being: letters 61 and 62 -- On piety, spirituality, and ethics: all letters
Islamic history and civilization. Studies and texts ; v. 74
Subject: Nābulusī, ʻAbd al-Ghanī ibn Ismāʻīl, 1641-1731 Correspondence.
Sufis Syria Damascus Correspondence.
Scholars, Muslim Syria Damascus Correspondence.
RMID: 0020109268
Description (link): http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/32084234
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