Al-Ghazali, David B. Burrell, Nazih Daher Paperback Al- Maqsad al-Asna fi Sharh Asma’ Allah al-Husna Taking up the Prophet’s teaching that. four chapters it speaks of the “most beautiful names” of God. The verses in question . of the meanings of the ninety-nine names of God which are included ar- al-Basir, al-Hakam, al-Hasib, ar-Raqib, al-Hakim, al-Majid, ash-Shahid, al- Wakil. Al-Ghazali on the Ninety-Nine Beautiful Names of God by Abu Hamid Al-Ghazali, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Author: Jutaxe Akinobar
Country: Great Britain
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Politics
Published (Last): 2 June 2004
Pages: 188
PDF File Size: 2.36 Mb
ePub File Size: 3.83 Mb
ISBN: 231-5-66720-996-6
Downloads: 88682
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Tanos

Great read, it’s pretty short but a really good read nonetheless.

Read it and read it many times. The name can point to uniqueness, definition, meaning, the nature of the individual object, but the name is not that object in its essence. View all 6 comments. Send to a friend Al-Ghazali on the Ninety-nine Beautiful Names of God In this work, here presented in a complete English edition for the first time, the problem of knowing God is confronted in an original and stimulating way.

So I asked God—great and glorious—to facilitate what is right and be liberal in rewarding by His graciousness and His benevolence and His abundant generosity; for He is the liberal and generous One, indulgent to His servants. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. This is a fundamentally important distinction that Ghazali clarifies in his first section – philosophical in nature – where he discusses the ninery-nine between “the word, the knowledge, and the object known” 7 and ninety-inne the differing concepts of “name, naming and named” 9.


The minimum purchase order quantity for the product is 1. On Knowledge Of The Unique To speak of this in Sufi language, we would say that self-realization through imitation of the attributes works at combating the self of the lower soul which increases proximity to The Real.

If you have the chance to go through the 99 names with a scholar, then do anmes M rated beautjful it was amazing May 26, A Selection from the Table of Contents 1.

Yet the attribute is not the essence in and of itself. A short read but nice nonetheless. Now, a brother in God—great and glorious—to answer whom is a religious duty, has asked me to elucidate the meanings of the most beautiful names of God.

Al Ghazali The Ninety Nine Beautiful Names Of God

He is justly described as a “towering figure” in the history of Islam. Lists with This Book. Although some of the book is rigorously analytical, the author never fails to attract the reader with his profound mystical and ethical insights, which, conveyed in his sincere and straightforward idiom, have made of this book one of the perennial classics of Muslim thought, popular among Muslims to this day.

Taking up the Prophet’s teaching that ‘Ninety-nine Beautiful Names’ are truly predicated of God, the author explores the meaning and resonance of each of these divine names, and reveals the functions they perform both in the cosmos and in the soul of the spiritual adept.


[PDF] Al-Ghazali on the Ninety-nine Beautiful Names of God Full Collection – video dailymotion

By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. I was glad Imam Ghazali wrote this but I had a few misgivings.

Open Preview See a Problem? Return to Book Page. I eventually didn’t finish reading beautifuk and went straight to the second half. Refresh and try again. Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x Jun 18, Muhammad rated it it was amazing.

Jun 22, Hammad Ali rated it really liked it. Finished reading ninetynine last night. Notify me when available. But the core of what we are seeking is contained in the middle part. Nsmes, 4 it explains about a single name which has two meanings: But the sincerity of the original request, together with its persistence, overcame these excuses.

No products To be determined Shipping.