Abstract of the Guide For the Ones Traveling Towards Allah: Mukhtasar Minhaj al-Qasidin
By: Ibn Qudamah al-Maqdisi / Translator: Khelifa, Caroline-MeriemShare
English translation of 'Mukhtasar Minhaj al-Qasidin'. By Najm al-Din ibn Qudama, this work takes important points and objectives from The Minhaj al-Qasidin of Ibn al-Jawzi, which is a summary of al-Ghazali's classical work of spirituality 'Ihya Ulum al Din'.
English translation of 'Mukhtasar Minhaj al-Qasidin'.
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Ibn Qudamah al-Maqdisi / Translator: Khelifa, Caroline-Meriem
DKI, Beirut, 2014
15 x 22 cm
Early Work - Islamic Creed
This book 'Mukhtasar Minhad al-Qasidin', or 'Abstract of the Guide for the ones traveling towards Allah' by Najm -al-Din ibn Qudama is asummary of the 'Minhad al-Qasidin' (guide to the homeless to Allah), which is itself the work of Imam Abd-al-Rahman Ibn al-Jawzi, as he himself summarized from the Ihya Ulum al-Din of Imam al-Ghazali.
This book that we present is useful for both the experts as well as the novices, because it contains the secrrets of the cult practices and warning against defects affecting the dealings. The author has divided it into four components:
• Religious practices • Uses • Causes of the sinking • Means of salvation