This book deals with the second element of the religion and provides a more detailed explanation of obedience.
‘Taqwa is fulfilling the commandments of Allah and avoiding His prohibitions both inwardly and outwardly while feeling adoration and reference for Allah as well as awe, fear and dread.’
The Prophetic traditions address all aspects of man’s earthly life, as well as the spiritual life, the path to the world beyond impermanence.
This volume contains Imam Al-Haddad's answers to letters he received posing questions on easily confusing and subtle Sufi matters, presented in Imam Haddad's inimitable style of succinct clarity.
There are many books in English which present Sufi doctrine, but few which can be used as practical travel guides along the Path.
This book answers many of the questions often asked by seekers of inward illumination.
The Book of Counsels, the author’s largest work, was declared by Imam al-Haddad to be easy, clear, intelligible to the reader pos¬sessed of understanding, and sufficient.”
Imam al-Haddad explains that every human being passes through the "lives:"
This is how to bring out the spiritual blessing (baraka) in each period.
These and many other questions are answered, on the basis of the Qu'ran and Hadith, in this fascinating book.
Hasbuna Allah wa ni'm al-Wakil, a section from Qirtas.
Second edition of the 'Litanies of the Path', part of the 'Sakina Awrad Series'