June 10, 2019 posted by

Jean-Louis Michon was born in France and has a Ph.D. in Islamic Studies from the Sorbonne. He practiced as an architect in Switzerland and traveled widely. Ibn ‘Ajiba, an 18th-century Moroccan saint in the Darqawi Sufi lineage, wrote his fahrasa or autobiography not for the pleasure of talking about himself, but “to. Esoteric Hermeneutic of Ibn ‘Ajiba. Faris Casewit. Abstract. In the Tafsīr (of Ibn Ajiba), an interesting parallel is drawn between the incredulous attitude of the.

Author: Digor Nerr
Country: Panama
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Career
Published (Last): 21 August 2017
Pages: 346
PDF File Size: 13.11 Mb
ePub File Size: 4.49 Mb
ISBN: 221-9-52022-709-9
Downloads: 69974
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Kigashicage

Want to Read saving…. Fouad marked it as to-read May 01, Martin rated it it was amazing Feb 08, The passage certainly has the power to shock consciences— even if the notion of hellfire is mitigated in that it is more ajibba a spiritual state and not a physical inferno.

Oxford University Press, Defending the Socio-Cultural Space of Sufism. Ucu Saepurridwan marked ajiva as to-read Jun 07, Lists with This Book. See Autobiographyp.

The Fahrasa presents at once the everyday with the divine all at once. He spent his entire life in and around Tetuan, and died of the plague in AH The exegesis of the esoterists can only be appreciated by esoterists: For people who do not believe in sainthood – this book will show you a saint.


He was born of a sharif ajkba in the Berber Anjra tribe that ranges from Tangiers to Tetuan along the Mediterranean coast of Morocco. Ahmed rated it it was amazing Aug 17, And you, O deniers of [the saints] of your age are [no different].

How can you refuse to acknowledge God, seeing that you were lifeless and He gave you life, and that He will cause you to die and then will bring you again to life, whereupon unto Him you will be brought back?

This page was last edited on 14 Januaryat Hasan El-feddi marked it as to-read Aug 24, Mandeep Singh marked it as to-read May 24, And this medicine is only administered by the doctors of the inward, who are the spiritual heirs of the Prophet and are licensed to impart spiritual education that is as effective as it would be were it received directly ivn Muhammad.

For, praised may He be! Such as these have indeed gone far astray! Ata A rated it it was amazing Apr 19, In the end, the persecutors of saints and the antagonists of Sufism shall be defeated: John Morgan marked it as to-read May 30, University of North Carolina Press, Propaganda disseminated in the urban areas was aimed at turning the public against the order.

Ahmad ibn Ajiba

Feizurrahman marked it as to-read Feb 24, Breathing New Life into the Understanding of Islam. Kufr implicitly connotes the condition of stagnating in, or else completely denying the existence of, the path that leads out of the deep darkness es into the light s. About Ahmad ajibx Ajiba. And many of the elements that make up the semantic structure of kufr survive this transition without losing too much of their recognizable face value.


The passage might even ibbn described as a double-helix spiral as it were: It encompasses a whole variety of psycho-spiritual obstacles such as lukewarmness, torpor, hesitancy.

The Autobiography (Fahrasa) of a Moroccan Soufi: Ahmad ibn ‘Ajiba by Ahmad ibn Ajiba

Yasser marked it as to-read May 23, Apr 19, Wayfarer rated it it was amazing Shelves: European Science Foundation, Ahmad ibn ‘Ajiba Photo: List of writers Women writers Moroccan literature Arabic Tamazight. Lizzy marked it as to-read Jul 19, Nadeem marked it as to-read Nov 26, Farouk marked it as to-read Mar 17, David Streight, Louisville, KY: He is the author of a considerable number of works and a Fahrasa which provides interesting information concerning the intellectual center that Tetuan had become by the beginning of the 19th century.

Nawal marked it as to-read Oct 03,