The grey falcon : the life and teaching of Shaykh 'Abd al-Qādir al-Jīlānī

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Full title: The grey falcon : the life and teaching of Shaykh 'Abd al-Qādir al-Jīlānī / by Hamza Malik.
Main author: Malik, Hamza, (Author)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Setting the scene: Baghdad around the time of Jilani
  • 3. Groups and sects in Baghdad
  • 4. Theology I: the Hanbali foundation
  • 5. Theology II: Names and nomenclature
  • 6. Sufism I: Reading the Ghunya
  • 7. Sufism II: The path to the truth
  • 8. The figure of Shaykh 'Abd al-Qadir al-Jilani
  • Concluding remarks
  • Bibliography
  • Index.