Revelations of the Unseen
[A5] Paperback - 210 pages,
by Shaykh Abd al-Qadir al-Jilani [d.561h],
Translated by Shaykh Muhtar Holland.
Published by al-Baz (USA).
Back in Stock March 2019Description
'78' Discourses by Shaykh 'Abd al-Qadir al-Jilani, may Allah be pleased with him
Perhaps the most well known collection of the great Shaykh's discourses. These short and powerful discourses cover topics of interest to every seeker of the spiritual path. A glimpse at the some of the topics covered will reassure the reader that the Shaykh is addressing issues that are as pertinent in this day and age as the day he spoke about them so many hundreds of years ago.
Here is a small sample of the  discourses :
Sultan al-Awliya; Shaykh 'Abd al-Qadir al-Jilani
- ---On passing beyond the creation;
- ---On drawing near to Allah Almighty;
- ---On fear and hope;
- ---On trust and its stages;
- ---On how the contact [wusul] with Allah is attained;
- ---On not complaining;
- ---On the classification of the seeker's state;
- ---On the two conditions of the self [nafs];
- ---On the reason for the trials borne by certain believers;
- ---On the seeker and the sought.
, may Allah sanctify his secret
born near the Caspian Sea, in a town called Jilan, is one of the most venerated figures in tasawwuf
. The venerable Ghawth
'Abd al-Qadir al-Jilani, may Allah sanctify his secret
, is noted for his extraordinary spiritual experiences and exploits,
as well as his memorable sayings and wise teachings. It is rightly said
of him that 'he was born in love, grew in perfection, and met his Lord
in the perfection of love.
The shaykh passed on to the Realm of Divine Beauty in 561A.H
and his mausoleum in Baghdad attracts millions of pilgrims from throughout the globe.Table of Contents
---Concenring the Author : Shaykh 'Abd al-Qadir al-Jilani:
------A Brief Introduction by the Translator,
------The Author's Names and Titles,
------The Author's Life in Baghdad,
------The Author's Literary Works.Revelations of the Unseen : Futuh al-Ghayb
---The Seventy Eight Discourses
------ to .
---About the Translator.
Highly Recommended !!!
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Dimensions : 22.8 x 15.3cm.