Author: Shaykh al Akbar Muhyi Din Ibn ‘Arabi Publisher: Anqa Translation by: Stephen Hirtenstein and Martin Notcutt Year: 2004 Pages: 216 Printed: UK ISBN: 978-1-905937-03-5 Binding: Soft Cover Book Condition: New Weight: 217gr. Description from the publisher: Along with the Holy Qur’an, the Hadith, or sayings of the Holy Prophet Muhammad, may the salutations of Allah be upon him and peace, form a major portion of the teachings of Islam. Hadith Qudsi, or Holy sayings, are the direct words of Allah trasmitted on the tongue of the Holy Prophet Muhammad.
Ibn ‘Arabi’s Divine Sayings is one of the most important and influential early collections of hadith qudsi. It comprises 101 sayings, drawn from the oral tradition as well as written collections.
These Divine Sayings are universal in nature, expounding the divine root of all goodness and beauty, and can be appreciated by people from any background. Recurring themes include our utter dependence upon God, and His readiness to forgive and embrace those who truly turn to Him.
Divine Sayings is a critical edition and translation of the full Arabic text, with notes, compiled from the best early manuscripts.