Now available in Hardcover!
Author: Stephen Hirtenstein
Printed: United Kingdom
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.