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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Topics include most of the major issues in Islamic theology, metaphysics, cosmology, and spiritual psychology. Authority and Political Culture in Shi’ism. According to Ayatollah Hossein Badala and Bagheri, some scholars decided to respond to it.

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. According to Khomeini’s son Ahmadone day when his father was going to Feyziyeh Schoolhe encountered a group of seminary students discussing this pamphlet.

His more recent works include “Divine Love: 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. We can notify you when this item is back in stock. Chittick is a professor of religious studies in the department of Asian and Asian-American studies at Stony Brook University.

He is author and translator of many books and articles on Ibn ‘Arabi, Rumi, and other Muslim thinkers. Islamic Revolution Document Center. Between Tradition and Modernity.


Tafsir Kashf al-Asrar

Kashf al-Asrar is the kkashf book that expresses Khomeini’s political views. There are 97 chapters, each corresponding to one Qur’anic chapter which is to say that 17 of the short chapters do not have commentaries. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

Maybudi’s work also came to be known by the subtitle of the published Persian edition, Tafsir Kashv Abdallah Ansari [Quran Commentary of Master Abdallah Ansari] because Maybudi wrote it after having studied the Quran commentary of Ansari d. This product is no longer in stock. Gateway to the Quranic Sciences.

ksshf The minimum purchase order quantity for the product is 1. The Best Books of Explorations in Islamic Thought. Maybudi explains select verses and their allusions ishara ; by this he means the manner in which the words and imagery can be understood as al-asrqr to various dimensions of the soul’s relationship with God. Description The volume is arranged in the order of the chapter and verses of the Qur’an and 1, pages of Persian text.

Retrieved from ” https: The second chapter contains Hadith of PositionHadith of the two weighty thingsand proof of the concept of Imamah by verses of the Quran. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, al-azrar lovers and more. Principles of Ibn al-Arabi’s Cosmology Last items in stock!

He is currently working on several research projects in Sufism and Islamic philosophy. The book’s third, fourth, and fifth chapters kzshf a discussion of government in the contemporary age.


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Looking for beautiful books? Professor Chittick has written and translated thirty books and one hundred-fifty articles on Islamic thought, Sufism, Shiism, and Persian literature.

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. He returned to the United States in and for three years was assistant editor of the Encyclopaedia Iranica Columbia University. No products To be determined Shipping.

Kashf Al-Asrar : The Unveiling of the Mysteries

Pages to import images to Wikidata Articles containing Arabic-language text. Views Read Edit View history. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. 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.

Khomeini was worried the views of this pamphlet had infiltrated into the seminaries, and wrote Kashf al-Asrar to answer the pamphlet’s questions.