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A Sufi View of the 99 Names of Allah
Published 2010
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Rahima Warren
This is a very rich, deep guide to inner work including spiritual and psychological aspects woven together. It is based on the Sufi view of the 99 Names of Allah, which I would call Aspects of the Divine Human Nature. Anyone who has been doing their inner work for a while could reap rich rewards from reading this book.

As part of the explication of the "Names," it also reveals the amazing complex subtlety of the Arabic language, without overwhelming the reader with too many linguistic details. I
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Katrina
Jan 16, 2012 Katrina rated it 4 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to Katrina by: Noor-Malika
This is the most thorough book on the 99 names of Allah that I've read so far. It's very accessible for a western audience, and it gives a lot of linguistic background on the Arabic that helps to show deep meanings of each name as well as connections among the names. My only criticism is that it's written more for Sufi teachers/therapists than for students or those using the book on their own. I would have liked a little more detail on how to actually USE the names in recitation.
Elizabeth
Wonderful introduction to the names, groups by their relationship (e.g. 3 names associated with forgiveness). Helpful to work through specific issues, personal development.
Jude Arnold
Aug 29, 2012 Jude Arnold marked it as to-read
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Karima
Not accurate to say I "finished" this book on such-and-such a day. This book is a lifetime endeavor. And such a life!
Beautiful. Just Beautiful.
Seema
An unbelievably beautiful book - one of the best I have ever come across. Now if we could combine this with the enneagram work that would be something! A book to come back to again and again, and each time take something new. A real treasure of work on the 99 Treasures. So thankful to the teachers that wrote/experienced this.
Masood Alam
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It is not a book to sit down and read through---little
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