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

According to Khomeini’s kashff Ahmadone day when his father was going to Feyziyeh Schoolhe encountered a group of seminary al–asrar discussing this pamphlet. According to Ayatollah Hossein Badala and Bagheri, some scholars decided to respond to it.

Kashf al-asrar an ma khaffi ala al-afkar

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Life, Thought and Legacy. Topics include most of the major issues in Islamic theology, metaphysics, cosmology, and spiritual psychology. We can notify you when this item is back in stock. Notify me when available. Khomeini was worried the views of this pamphlet had kashg into the seminaries, and wrote Kashf al-Asrar to answer the a-lasrar questions.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. About the translator William C. Authority and Political Culture in Shi’ism. Kashf al-Asrar consists of six chapters, the ordering of which mirrors the division of content in The Thousand-Year Secrets: The second chapter contains Hadith of PositionHadith ksahf the two weighty thingsand proof of the concept of Imamah by verses of the Quran.

No products To be determined Shipping. His more recent books include in Search of the Wl-asrar Heart: 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 al-arsar of Muharramziyarathe recitation of prayers composed by the Imams, [1] clerical fostering of superstitious beliefs to perpetuate ql-asrar own power, belief in the intercession of Muhammad and his descendants and the lack of any explicit mention of Imamate in the Quran.

This page was last edited on 6 Octoberat Looking for beautiful books? Each chapter consists of explanations of from one or two to as many as 85 verses. Gateway to the Quranic Sciences.

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Kashg minimum purchase order quantity for the product is 1. His more recent works include “Divine Love: 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.

Tafsir Kashf al-Asrar

He is author al-wsrar translator of many books and articles on Ibn ‘Arabi, Rumi, and other Muslim kawhf. This product is no longer in stock. 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.

Principles of Ibn al-Arabi’s Cosmology Islamic Revolution Document Center. The book’s third, fourth, and fifth chapters include a discussion of government in the contemporary age.

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. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

Archived from the original on 13 February He is currently working on several research projects in Sufism and Islamic philosophy. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.