Spirituality

نظرية الإنسان الكامل في خيال الأصفياء

  بقلم أنور بن حنيفة نظرية الأنسان الكامل لها أهمية عظيمة في تصوف الإسلام .فالأمر الذي أريد بهذه النظرية, في لبه, هو الإنسان الذي تم في جميع الأوصاف . رغم أن الشيخ الأكبر محي الدين بن عرب (1165-1240) قد علم بمؤسس هذه النظرية, أسس قبلها حسين بن منصور الخلاج الفكرة التي اشتملت على هذه النظرية. وبعدما قام محي الدين بن …

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Taqwa: Reflections on Its Spiritual and Material Connotations

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By Mohammad Ali, WordForPeace.com Taqwa is an essential Islamic concept which translates into God-consciousness. It implies that man wards off all evils and guards himself against the baser instincts and mundane whims. Man is held accountable in both walks of life—spiritual and material. However, there is an imbalance in the common understanding of spiritual and material scheme of things. Generally, …

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Mystic Mantra: Sufism connotes syncretism

Ajmer Sharif (Dedicated to Khwaja Gharib Nawaz Moinuddin Chishti)

By Ghulam Rasool Dhehlvi The Urs tradition in Ajmer Sharif began in 1236 when Gharib Nawaz, after praying in seclusion for six continuous days, met his Lord.  The Dargah – Ajmer Sharif (Dedicated to Khwaja Gharib Nawaz Moinuddin Chishti) Ajmer Sharif is the prime Sufi shrine in India with its anniversary (Urs) being one of the largest spiritual congregations in …

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Thareeqath; a journey of spiritual stratification

Unais Mustafa Madeenathunnor collage Islam is a divined religion. It is necessary for slaves to do what the lord said the lord almighty Allah ordered his slaves to do the obligatory and to avoid the forbidden   we are his slaves so we want to0 do as his orders this is way to triumph on the end. The main reason Allah …

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Thareeqath; a journey of spiritual stratification

Unais musthafa mp Madeenathunnor collage Islam is a divined religion. It is necessary for slaves to do what the lord said the lord almighty Allah ordered his slaves to do the obligatory and to avoid the forbidden   we are his slaves so we want to0 do as his orders this is way to triumph on the end. The main reason …

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Reflections—Is There a Common Theme in All Religions?

Reflections—Is There a Common Theme in All Religions

Here is a Spiritual Conundrum submitted to Spiritual Insights for Everyday Life by a reader named Mike: Religions of the World I believe in God. But I don’t really know why. How can this be reconciled? I was saved as a Christian but I feel a connection for other faiths even Hinduism and Buddhism. I see truth in many areas …

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Lal Shahbaz Qalandar and love

By Benazir Jatoi Khusha rindi key pama lash kunam sad parsaee raa Zahey taqwa key maan ba jubba o dastar mi raqsam Tuwan qatil key az behrey tamashan khun e man rezee Manan bismil key zerey khanjar ey khun khar mi raqsam Manam Usman e Harooni wa yar e shaikh e mansooram Malamat mee kunad khalqey waman bardar mi raqsam …

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Ecological Wisdom from Various Religious and Spiritual Traditions (Book Review)

By Roshan Shah Name of the Book: Environmental Spirituality Author: S. Ignacimuthu Publisher: St Pauls, Mumbai Year: 2010 Pages: 126 ISBN: 978-93-5015-001-6 Price: Rs. 80   That the earth is today faced with a grave ecological crisis few would deny. Because of unbridled greed, leading to over-consumption and over-production, a huge proportion of the earth’s resources has been destroyed, most …

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