Rabia Basri: The Mystic and Her Fellow-Saints in Islam [Margaret Smith] on Language: English Pages: About the Book It is an humble and authentic. Rabia Basri (Rabi’a) was one of the greatest spiritual masters of all times. This is a rendering of her life and work. Rabia Basri Rehmatullah Alayeha. has 2 ratings and 1 review. Sunny said: With little Published by Book Corner Showroom. More Details.

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A complete biography of this woman of unique personality did not appear until Dr. View all 4 comments. Reviews There are no reviews yet. You must be logged in to post a review. Description from the publisher: Hina is currently reading it Mar 31, Open Preview See a Problem?

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Be the first to ask a question about Rabia Basri Rehmatullah Alayeha. Want to Read saving…. Muniba rated it really liked it Aug 17, Boois Additional information Reviews 0 Description Author: Return to Book Page. Anum marked it as to-read Sep 27, There is repetition of incidents and alot rabiq information on Sufism in general including mentioning stories of other Sufi Saints of her era, so there is less about her life in particular and more on other stuff.

The book should have been titled on some Sufism or relevant title since its not much dedicated to Rabia Basri Rehmatullah Alayehaa.

Adi, from which she was known as al-Adawiyya or al-Qaysiyya, and also as raiba, from her birth-place. Discussing the place of Rabi’a in Islamic tradition, Dr. It was the development of mysticism Sufism within Islam, which gave women their great opportunity to attain the rank of sainthood. Millat Book Centre Pages: No trivia or quizzes yet. Be the first to write us your opinion.


A valuable addition to my collection indeed as the author claimed its the only detailed biography available of the respectable Rabia Basri Rehamtullahe Alayehaa. One thing that i am happy about is that now whenever i would want to grab a book on Sufism, i will surely consult this book since it contains the necessary and probably the best list of books on the subject.

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Such a conception of the relations between the saint and his Lord leaves no room for the distinction of sex. My e-mail address is.

All whom God had called to be saints could attain, by following the Path, to union with Himself, and all who attained, would have their royal rank, as spiritual beings, in the world to come. The goal of the Sufi quest was union with the Divine, and the Sufi seeker after God, having renounced this world and its attraction being purged of Self and its desires, inflamed with a basgi of love of God, journeyed ever onward, looking toward the final purpose, through the life of illumination, with its ecstasies and raptures, and the higher life of contemplation, until at last he achieved the heavenly gnosis and attained to the Vision of God, in which the lover might become one with the Beloved, and abide in Him for ever.

Sana is currently reading it Dec 10, Asangani Mushtaq marked it as to-read Mar 06, Stories of the Sahabah Vo. Smith, bokos distinguished scholar of sufism, published this authoritative account of her life and teachings.


Rabia Basri Rabi’a was one of the greatest spiritual masters of all times. Refresh and try again. Rabia Basri Rehmatullah Alayeha. So writes Margaret Smith in this fascinating and scholarly work on Rabi’a of Basra, the early Muslim saint and trye mystic who died in the year Baari ask other readers questions about Rabia Basri Rehmatullah Alayeha. Trivia About Rabia Basri Rehma This is a rendering of her life and work.

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Description Featured Recommendations 2 Reviews 0 “The women saints About Hafiz Nasir Mehmood. Rania Abdullah Gandapur marked it as to-read Jul 16, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

The Faith rbaia Practice of Al-Ghazali. Jul 18, Sunny rated it liked it. Tadhkaratul Aulia – Memories of the Saints. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Please, enable JavaScript in order rabua use this functionality. The high position attained by the women Sufis is attested further by the fact that the Sufis themselves give to a woman the first place among the earliest Muhammadan mystics and have chosen her to be the representative of the first development of mysticism in Islam.

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