Anas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Beloved to me in the world are women and perfume, yet the delight of my eyes is in prayer.”
(Sunan al-Nasā’ī 3939)
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'Ibn Al Arabi: The Bezels of Wisdom'
By R.W.J. Austin (Author)
The most in-depth and scholarly panorama of Western spirituality ever attempted!In one series, the original writings of the universally acknowledged teachers of the Catholic, Protestant, Eastern Orthodox, Jewish, Islamic and Native American traditions have been critically selected, translated and introduced by internationally recognized scholars and spiritual leaders.The texts are first-rate, and the introductions are informative and reliable. The books will be a welcome addition to the bookshelf of every literate religious persons".
(The Christian Century)