Desire of the Aspirant: On the Etiquette of the Teacher and the Student (PBK)

Desire of the Aspirant: On the Etiquette of the Teacher and the Student (PBK)

Publisher: ICAS PRESS
$42.00

The present work is a translation of al-Shahid al-Thani’s Munyat al-Murid fi Adab al-Mufid wa al-Mustafid. The original Arabic work, written in 954 AH/1547 CE, quickly established itself as a core text in the Islamic seminaries, and it has long been an important source of reference for anyone interested in Islamic education and spiritual development.

Book Title Desire of the Aspirant: On the Etiquette of the Teacher and the Student (PBK)
Publisher ICAS PRESS
Type Books
Date Published Oct 14, 2016

The present work is a translation of al-Shahid al-Thani’s Munyat al-Murid fi Adab al-Mufid wa al-Mustafid. The original Arabic work, written in 954 AH/1547 CE, quickly established itself as a core text in the Islamic seminaries, and it has long been an important source of reference for anyone interested in Islamic education and spiritual development.

Now available in English for the first time, this classic work will be a valuable addition to the core reading lists of courses on Islamic ethics and spirituality. The current edition also contains an insightful introduction consisting of a biography of the author, an overview of the body of his work, a survey of his predecessors’ views on education, a study of his ideas on education, and an examination of his methodology of education.

Translated by Alexander Khaleeli
Introduced by Mohammad Mehdi Baghi
Edited by Mohammad Mehdi Baghi and Mohammed Ali Ismail

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