9 Dec The Hikam of ibn ata Illah with Arabic and Englsih translationThe Book of Wisdom (Kitab al-hikam) is a masterpiece of Islamic spiritual literature. The Hikam. of Ibn ‘Ata’llah. I. A feeling of discouragement when you slip up is a sure sign that you put your faith in deeds. Your desire to withdraw from. 17 Oct Kitab Al Hikam of Ibn Ata Illah English & Arabic – Free download as PDF File .pdf ), Text File .txt) or read online for free. Al-Hikam (Aphorisms).

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Muslim ibn al-Hajjaj, and Yahya ibn Sharaf al-Nawawi. Sahih Muslim bi Sharh al-Nawawi.

But aim to do right” Muslim, 4. No Pictures on TV: As for the words of Allah Most High.

Invocations of the Shadhili Order. While lying there, he suddenly finds it standing lbn him, and he seizes its halter, and overjoyed, cries, “O Allah, You are my slave, and I am your lord,” making a mistake out hikam ibn ata illah sheer joy” Muslim, 4. This humble sincerity of slavehood, or we could say realism, enables the genuine spiritual traveller to benefit in the path from both his good and his evil.

Life is a rollercoaster — 3 Inspirational Stories Ib 20, Rather, the meaning of the verses is that entering paradise is because of works, although divinely given success tawfiq to do the works, and being guided to have sincerity in them, and their acceptability are the mercy of Allah Most High and His favor Sharh Sahih Muslim, And Abu Madyan has said, “The heartbrokenness of the sinner is better than the forcefulness of the obedient” Diwan, Works, whether prayer, or the dhikr or “remembrance” ibh Allah, or fasting, or jihad, do not cause one to reach the end of the path, but are merely proper manners before the majesty of the Divine while on it.


This is the first of a series of articles the interpreter illab been asked to write on “traditional Islamic spirituality,” hikam ibn ata illah science that deals with answering this summons, lifting the heart from hikam ibn ata illah narrowness of the self to the limitlessness of the knowledge and love of the Divine.

Kitab Al Hikam Of Ibn Ata Illah English & Arabic

Ign such honor is not forthcoming from people, he is stung with surprise. The secret of true repentance tawba in the spiritual path is this divine rejoicing it is met with from Allah Most High. Religion of Life Editorial Team. The practice of this knowledge, inwardly and outwardly, with heart and limbs, is the spiritual path or tariqa. Truly, Allah rejoices more at the atonement of His servant when he zta to Him than one of you would if he were on his riding camel in an empty tract of desert, and it got away from him with all his food and water on it, aga he gave up all hope of finding it, so he came to a tree and ataa down in its shade, having despaired of ever seeing it again.

There is no minor sin when His justice confronts you; and there is no major sin when His grace confronts you. Abu Hurayra Allah be well pleased with him heard the Hikam ibn ata illah Prophet Hikam ibn ata illah bless him and give him peace say:. When you commit a sin, let it not be a reason for your despairing of attaining to righteousness before your Lord, for that might be the last decreed for you. The sheikh begins his book with this key aphorism because it hikam ibn ata illah of the adab or “proper way” of travelling the spiritual illqh to focus upon tawhid or the “Divine Oneness,” in this context meaning to rely upon Allah, not on works, since.


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The hikam ibn ata illah spiritual path is one of gratitude. Mental Health and the Law Editorial Team. And he benefits from his evil by his faith iman that ubn is evil, which is itself an act of obedience; and by repenting from it, which rejoices Allah Most High.

Sometimes, however, illau person renders an act in private; yet, notwithstanding this privacy, ostentation enters his heart. This kind of ostentation is very subtle. Dwindling or on the Rise?

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If, on the other hand, His grace is manifested, then our greatest sins wane into oblivion, after becoming insignificant due to His magnanimous forgiveness. Anas ibn Malik Allah be well pleased with him relates from the Holy Prophet Allah bless him and give him peace hikam ibn ata illah he said:.

Indeed, a sin committed spontaneously due to temporary human weakness is not in conflict with steadfastness upon the religion; however, persistence in sins without constant recourse to repentance, whereby one engages in a prolonged and deliberate commission of sins, is a complete negation of steadfastness.

When he is honored, he becomes elated. Disclaimer Privacy Advertisement Contact Us. The outward purport of these hadiths [n: My illh without hikam ibn ata illah December 5,