Sufis of Andalusia: The "Ruh al-Quds" & "al-Durrat al-Fakhirah"
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Sufis of Andalusia consists of biographical sketches of some of the contemplatives and spiritual masters among whom Ibn 'Arabi spent his early years.
Paperback, 176 pages
Published December 1st 1988 by New Leaf Distributing Company
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Elizabeth L'Abate
We learn through his biographies of Sufi Saints what Ibn Arabi considered important in spiritual attainment. He never praises any Sufi for giving good talks, but paises Sufis, who, when they were in the audience , would inspire others to give great talks....
Abrar Shahi
The work is naturally divided into three sections of roughly equal length by those biographical accounts. More fundamentally, however, as we shall see, there is a thematic division corresponding to the classic Sufi itinerary of mi'râj (ascent), pp. 31-88; the ruju' (return), pp. 139-176; and the divine sphere (mushâhada) where these multiple mi'râjs and ruju's actually take place, pp. 88-139.

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Ashley
This book is a fascinating account by Ibn 'Arabi, the great 12th century Andalusian Sufi mystic and scholar, of other profound sufis of his time, in response to a friend's criticism that such mystics were lacking in their times.
Cuneyt
Not much can be said when the author is Ibn Arabi. Truly inspiring. Loved it!
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إبن عربي

Universally known by the title of "Muhyi al-Din" (The Reviver of the Religion) and "al-Shaykh al-Akbar" (The Greatest Shaykh) Ibn 'Arabī (Arabic: ابن عربي‎) (July 28, 1165 - November 10, 1240) was an Arab Sufi Muslim mystic and philosopher. His full name was Abū 'Abdullāh Muḥammad ibn 'Alī ibn Muḥammad ibn al-`Arabī al-Hāṭimī al-Ṭā'ī (أبو عبد الله محمد بن علي بن محمد بن العربي الحاتمي الطا...more
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