Kashf al-Asrar: The Unveiling of the Mysteries (Great Commentaries of the Holy Qur’an) [William C. Chittick] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying. Rashid al-Din Maybudi, author of this Sufi commentary on the Quran, was a major twelfth-century scholar of Maybud, near Yazd in central Iran. Kashf Al-Asrar by William C. Chittick, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Kashf al-asrar an ma khaffi ala al-afkar

Pages to import images to Wikidata Articles containing Arabic-language text. Ruhollah Khomeini wl-asrar Kashf al-Asrar to answer questions about the credibility of Islamic and Shia al-asraar that originated in a pamphlet called The Thousand-Year Secretswhich was written by Ali Akbar Hakamizada, who had abandoned clerical studies at Qum seminary.

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About the translator William C. No products To be determined Shipping. There are 97 chapters, each corresponding to one Qur’anic chapter which is to say that 17 of the short chapters do not have commentaries. The minimum purchase order quantity for the product is 1.

The Best Books of From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Between Tradition and Modernity. According to Khomeini’s son Ahmadone day when his father was going to Feyziyeh Schoolhe encountered a group of seminary students discussing this pamphlet.

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Principles of Ibn al-Arabi’s Cosmology His more recent works include “Divine Love: The book’s third, fourth, and fifth chapters include a discussion of government in the contemporary age. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. He is currently working on several research projects in Sufism and Islamic philosophy.


Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, al-axrar lovers and more. Each chapter consists of explanations of from one or two to as many as 85 verses. Islamic Revolution Document Center.

Description The volume is arranged in the order of the chapter and verses of the Qur’an and 1, pages of Persian text.

Archived from the original on 13 Al-asrat By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. The language is relatively simple and poetic, making the book much easier to access than any Qur’anic commentary now available in English, not to mention the numerous impenetrable tomes of Islamic thought.

Tafsir Kashf al-Asrar

Chittick is a professor of religious studies in the department of Asian kasnf Asian-American studies at Stony Brook University.

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Asrar-i Hazarsala [1] by Ali Akbar Hakimzadehwho had abandoned clerical studies at Qom seminary and in the mids published a modernist journal titled Humayun that advocated reformation in Islam. He returned to the United States in and for three years was assistant editor of the Encyclopaedia Iranica Columbia University.

Rashid al-Din Maybudi, author of this Sufi commentary on the Quran, was a major twelfth-century scholar of Maybud, near Yazd in central Iran. Retrieved 15 February Kashf al-Asrar jashf the first book that expresses Khomeini’s political views. Retrieved from ” https: According to Ayatollah Hossein Badala and Bagheri, some scholars decided to respond to al-asrwr. By buying this product you can collect up to loyalty points.


Tafsir Kashf al-Asrar

Maybudi’s work also came to be known by the subtitle of the published Persian edition, Tafsir Khawaja Abdallah Ansari [Quran Commentary of Master Abdallah Ansari] because Maybudi wrote it after having studied the Quran commentary of Ansari d. Explorations in Islamic Thought. Looking for beautiful books? Kashf al-Asrar consists of six chapters, the ordering of which mirrors the division of content in The Thousand-Year Secrets: Life, Thought and Legacy.

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Last items in stock! Maybudi explains select verses and their allusions ishara ; by this he means the manner in which the words and imagery can be understood as pointing to various dimensions of the soul’s relationship with God. The book defends against Hakamizada’s attacks against such Shia practices as the mourning of Muharramziyarathe recitation of prayers composed by the Imams, [1] clerical fostering of superstitious beliefs to perpetuate their own power, belief in the intercession of Muhammad and his descendants and the lack of any explicit mention of Imamate in the Quran.

This commentary, called Kashf al-asrar wauddat al-abriar [The Unveiling of the Mysteries and the Provision of the Pious], is one of the earliest and longest commentaries on the Quran in the Persian language, though a good portion of it is in Arabic.

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