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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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Archived from the original on 13 February Retrieved from ” https: Khomeini was worried the views of this pamphlet had infiltrated into the seminaries, and wrote Kashf al-Asrar to answer the pamphlet’s questions. According to Ayatollah Hossein Badala and Bagheri, some scholars decided to respond to it.

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. No products Al-asarr be determined Shipping. 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.

Kashf al-Asrar consists of six chapters, the ordering of which mirrors the division of kazhf in The Thousand-Year Secrets: Between Tradition and Modernity. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Looking for beautiful books? This page was last edited on 6 Octoberat According to Khomeini’s son Ahmadone day when his father was going to Feyziyeh Schoolhe encountered a group of seminary students discussing this pamphlet.

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This product is no longer in stock. Description The volume is arranged in the order of the chapter and verses of the Qur’an and 1, pages of Persian text. Life, Thought and Legacy.

Each chapter consists of explanations of from one or two to as many as 85 verses. Topics include most of the major issues in Islamic theology, metaphysics, cosmology, and al-asrra psychology. Authority and Political Culture in Shi’ism.

Tafsir Kashf al-Asrar

Professor Chittick has written and translated thirty books and one hundred-fifty articles on Islamic thought, Sufism, Shiism, and Persian literature. Kashf al-Asrar is the first book that expresses Khomeini’s political views. Notify me when available. Principles of Ibn al-Arabi’s Cosmology He is author and translator of many books and articles al-asear Ibn ‘Arabi, Rumi, and other Muslim thinkers.

The Best Books of The second chapter contains Hadith of Position al-awrar, Hadith of the two weighty thingsand proof of the concept of Al-asrarr by verses of the Quran. 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.

Ala-srar is a professor of religious studies in the department of Asian and Asian-American studies at Stony Brook University. He is currently working on several research projects in Sufism and Islamic philosophy.


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The book defends against Hakamizada’s attacks against such Shia practices as the mourning of Muharramziyarathe recitation of prayers composed by the Imams, [1] clerical fostering of superstitious beliefs to perpetuate their own power, belief in the intercession of Muhammad and his descendants and the lack of any explicit mention of Imamate in the Quran. He returned to the United States in and for three years was assistant editor of the Encyclopaedia Iranica Columbia University.

We can notify you when this item is back in stock. This commentary, called Kashf al-asrar wauddat al-abriar [The Unveiling of the Mysteries and the Provision of the Pious], is one of the earliest and longest commentaries on the Quran in the Persian language, though a good portion of it is in Arabic.

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 Al-asrat because Maybudi wrote it after having studied the Quran commentary of Ansari d. The language is relatively simple and poetic, making the book much kadhf to access than any Qur’anic commentary now available in English, not to mention the numerous impenetrable tomes of Islamic thought.

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