Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Fakhruddin Iraqi: Divine Flashes” as Want to Read:
Fakhruddin Iraqi: Divine Flashes
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Fakhruddin Iraqi: Divine Flashes (Classics of Western Spirituality)

by
4.14 of 5 stars 4.14  ·  rating details  ·  22 ratings  ·  3 reviews
The most in-depth and scholarly panorama of Western spirituality ever attempted!In one series, the original writings of the universally acknowledged teachers of the Catholic, Protestant, Eastern Orthodox, Jewish, Islamic and Native American traditions have been critically selected, translated and introduced by internationally recognized scholars and spiritual leaders.

The t
...more
Paperback, 178 pages
Published February 1st 1982 by Paulist Press (first published 1982)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Fakhruddin Iraqi, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Fakhruddin Iraqi

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 77)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Ivan Granger
Iraqi bridged several Sufi traditions and traveled through much of the Muslim world. Born in Iran (not Iraq), he became a member of an important Sufi order in India/Pakistan. For political reasons, he escaped to Turkey. There he studied the philosophy of Ibn Arabi, inspiring his stunning “Divine Flashes” — spiritual commentaries, peppered with short poetic verses. Very highly recommended!
Diane
The writings of a Sufi contemporary of Rumi. Focuses on achieving union with the Divine. I had never heard of Iraqi before, but the introduction provides an excellent context for his writings. It also includes a critical essay explaining the mystical writings.
oludamini
startlingly beautiful commentary on the Fusus and after Conference of the Birds one of the works nearest to my heart
Shiraz Farooq
Shiraz Farooq marked it as to-read
Mar 22, 2015
Taoufiq Hebboul
Taoufiq Hebboul marked it as to-read
Mar 18, 2015
insulin coma
insulin coma marked it as to-read
Jan 26, 2015
Anowar Hossain
Anowar Hossain marked it as to-read
Jan 16, 2015
Savannah
Savannah marked it as to-read
Jan 08, 2015
Eyad Kamel
Eyad Kamel marked it as to-read
Nov 09, 2014
Osama Butt
Osama Butt marked it as to-read
Oct 01, 2014
First
First marked it as to-read
Sep 23, 2014
Ardianta Pargo
Ardianta Pargo marked it as to-read
Sep 16, 2014
Desmond Meraz
Desmond Meraz marked it as to-read
Sep 06, 2014
Seema
Seema marked it as to-read
Aug 04, 2014
Radiya
Radiya marked it as to-read
Jun 21, 2014
Abdelrahman Mustafa
Abdelrahman Mustafa marked it as to-read
Jun 21, 2014
Robert
Robert marked it as to-read
May 03, 2014
Naveen
Naveen marked it as to-read
Apr 17, 2014
Jennifer
Jennifer marked it as to-read
Mar 26, 2014
Salim Paruk
Salim Paruk marked it as to-read
Mar 11, 2014
Fränzy Whooha
Fränzy Whooha marked it as to-read
Feb 09, 2014
« previous 1 3 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Other Books in the Series

Classics of Western Spirituality (1 - 10 of 88 books)
  • The Lights of Penitence, the Moral Principles, Lights of Holiness, Essays, Letters and Poems
  • Albert and Thomas: Selected Writings
  • Anchoritic Spirituality: Ancrene Wisse and Associated Works
  • Angela of Foligno : Complete Works (Classics of Western Spirituality)
  • The Cherubinic Wanderer
  • Apocalyptic Spirituality: Treatises and Letters of Lactantius, Adso of Montier-En-Der, Joachim of Fiore, the Franciscan Spirituals, Savonarola
  • Athanasius: The Life of Antony and the Letter to Marcellinus (Classics of Western Spirituality)
  • Selected Writings (Classics of Western Spirituality)
  • Selected Works
  • Berulle and the French School: Selected Writings

Share This Book