Rabia Basri: The Mystic and Her Fellow-Saints in Islam [Margaret Smith] on Language: English Pages: About the Book It is an humble and authentic. Rabia Basri (Rabi’a) was one of the greatest spiritual masters of all times. This is a rendering of her life and work. Rabia Basri Rehmatullah Alayeha. has 2 ratings and 1 review. Sunny said: With little Published by Book Corner Showroom. More Details.
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It was the development of mysticism Sufism within Islam, which gave women their great opportunity to attain the rank of sainthood. Description Additional information Reviews 0 Description Author: Sofia marked it as to-read Dec 22, The goal of the Sufi quest was union with the Divine, and the Sufi seeker after God, having renounced this world and its attraction being purged of Self and its desires, inflamed with a passion of love of God, journeyed ever onward, looking toward the final purpose, bookd the life of illumination, with its ecstasies and raptures, and the higher life of contemplation, until at last he achieved the heavenly gnosis and attained to the Vision of God, in which the lover might become one with the Beloved, and abide in Him for ever.
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Hina is currently reading it Mar 31, The high position attained by the women Sufis is attested further by the fact that the Sufis themselves give to a woman the first place among the earliest Muhammadan mystics and have chosen her to be the representative of the first development of mysticism in Islam.
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Return to Book Page. Be the first to write us your opinion. Sayed Sabir added it Aug 04, So writes Margaret Smith in this fascinating and scholarly work on Rabi’a of Basra, the early Muslim saint and trye mystic who died in the year All whom God had called to be saints could attain, by following the Path, vasri union with Himself, and all who attained, would have their royal rank, as spiritual beings, in the world to come. Anum marked it as to-read Sep 27, Millat Book Centre Pages: Tadhkaratul Aulia – Memories of the Saints.
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Only 2 item s left. Amna marked it as to-read May 13, View all 4 comments. Adi, from which she was known as al-Adawiyya or al-Qaysiyya, and also as al-Basriyya, from her birth-place.
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Description Featured Recommendations 2 Reviews 0 “The women saints Smith also offers a survey of the female saints and mystics of the Muslim world, providing an unusual insight into women’s impressive contribution to the rich heritage of Islam. No trivia or quizzes yet. Stories of the Sahabah Vo. Refresh and try again.
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