Reassurance for the Seeker : A Biography and Translation of Salih al-Jafari's al-Fawaid al-Ja fairyya, a commentary on Forty Prophetic Traditions
A collection of 40 prophetic traditions distinguished by their focus on the spiritual journey of drawing nearer to God, as explicated by Salih al-Jafari, one of the most celebrated teachers of al-Azhar, Islam's leading institution of religious knowledge and most authoritative voice.
- Paperback | 260 pages
- 149.86 x 226.06 x 17.78mm | 340.19g
- 25 Feb 2014
- Fons Vitae,US
- Kentucky, United States
- black & white illustrations
About al-Jafari Salih Shaykh
Samer Dajani has a master's degree in Islamic studies from the School of Oriental and African studies at the University of London, where he is currently working on a PhD. Shaykh Salih al-Jafari was one of the most famous scholars of the Azhar, the Muslim world's premier institution of religious learning and its most authoritative voice, in the 20th century. He was also the imam of its mosque and a famous teacher and spiritual guide. He authored 15 works on various Islamic sciences, edited many others, and composed 12 volumes of poetry.