Unlimited Mercifier – The spiritual life and though of Ibn ‘Arabi


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Now available in Hardcover!
Author: Stephen Hirtenstein
Publisher: Anqa
Year: 1999
Pages: 289
Printed: United Kingdom
ISBN: 0-9534513-2-1
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: New
Weight: 510 gr.
Description from the publisher: The Unlimited Mercifier presents a comprehensive portrait of Ibn ‘Arabi’s life and thought, highlighting his special place in history and his particular relevance in the modern world.

The book is a unique arrangement of biographical chapters alternating with chapters on major themes in his work. Divided into five sections, it includes:

• a full and up-to-date biography, drawn from Ibn ‘Arabi’s writings

• a historical overview of the times in which he lived

• an exploration of key themes in his teachings

• many new translations, with samples of his handwriting

• detailed maps and photographs of the places he visited

• appendices on his major works and contemporaries

• suggestions for further reading

• full notes, bibliography and index

This highly readable and lucid book will appeal to anyone interested in the real heart of Sufism or the mystical path.


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Weight .510 kg