Photo: Jannat al-Baqi before demolition (1910).
In the death of the self lies the life of the heart.
(Imam Ja'far Al-Sadiq)
'Spiritual Gems: The Mystical Qur'an Commentary Ascribed to Imam Ja'far Al-Sadiq as Contained in Sulami's Haqa'ig Al-Tafsir'
By Ja'far Al-Sadiq (Author)
This corpus of exegetical comments constitutes arguably the earliest extant mystical commentary on the Qur'an. This title is an English translation of this important corpus.