A Glossary of Islamic Terms,
*[A5] Hardback - 283 pages,
Compiled by Aisha Bewley,
Published by Taha.
Back in Stock December 2020Description
This book is a repository of Islamic information, knowledge and wisdom, which not only the general reader but also both student and teacher alike will find indispensable. As well as having its own Alphabetical Index, the main body of this hardback book is divided into several Key Sections which include the following :
---General and Historical Terms,
---the Noble Qur’an,
(Theology & logic) &
As well as presenting a key vocabulary of revelant terminology, each section also provides details of key texts, authors and people. This makes it possible for readers to go straights to a particular field or topic without having to pick their way through material not directly relevant to their enquiry, as well as pointing them in the likely direction of further and more detailed research.
Although knowledge is an ocean without a shore, the key terminology in this concise yet complete work is bound to assist any genuine seeker to navigate a sure and steady course, Insha-Allah
.Aisha Abdurrahman Bewley al-Maliki, al-Ash'ari
, was born
in 1948 in the United States. She holds a BA in French and MA in Near
Eastern Languages from the University of California, Berkeley. She spent
a year with a fellowship at the American University in Cairo and at the
same time attended a seminar on Sufism and Islamic philosophy at Dar
al-’Ulum. She is a student of Shaykh Abdalqadir al-Murabit, and also
studied Ibn ‘Arabi with the late Sidi Fudul al-Hurawi in Fes, Morocco.
Bewley converted to Islam in 1968. She is the author and translator of
many published and unpublished works, many of which are available at
Madani Propagation. She is married to Hajj Abdalhaqq Bewley with whom
she often translates and is the mother of three children.
Other works & translations of Aisha Bewley
Dimensions : 21.8 x 15.5 x 2.4cm.
UK Print with durable Hardback binding!