The Egyptian Shadhili path first appeared in Morocco
The Golden Chain of the Shadhiliyyah The Dalail is in 8 parts;
Shadhili Secrets through the Andalusian Sufi Sidi Ibn Abbad ar-Rundi.
Sidi Abu Madyan Shu`ayb al-Ghawth-(The Way of Abu The book is divided in 8 parts it can
Madyan: Doctrinal and Poetic Works –book in English) was be started on Sunday night which is
Shaykh of al-Qutb Sidi Abdas-salam ibn Mashish- Author of actually Monday in Islam and Finish
(As-Salatul-Mashishiyyah-Very powerful-salawat ala rasul) Hizbul-Bahr by Qasida Burda by Al-Hikam by Dalail Khayrat –by on the following Sunday thus this
who was the Shaykh of Qutb Sidi Abul Hasan as-Shadhili, Sidi Abu’l Hassan Shadhili Imam al-Busiri Sidi Ibn Ata’illah Imam al-Jazuli becomes 8 Days. (repeating two
who was the shaykh of Sidi Abu'l 'Abbas al-Mursi who was sections on Monday) The Dalail
the Shaykh of Sidi Ibn Ata’illah… khayrat is a book of many different
powerful and blended salawat ala
rasul and the most read book after
18 Azhabs: The hikam is divided into three parts: Sidi Ibn Abbad ar-Rundi the Quran.
Imam Sharafuddin Muhammad al-Busiri The First part is about the topic of Tawheed and its The great Shadhili Sufi master
The great Shadhili master left
ash-Shadhili was a disciple of Imam Abu'l intricate details; of his time and Friday speaker
behind 18 Hizbs in total which
'Abbas al-Mursi who was the 1st Khalifa of The second part revolves around conduct and self of the al-Qarawiyyin, He is
the (Hizb-ul-Bahr)-Litany of
Imam Abu'l Hasan ash-Shadhili. The purification; considered as the leading Another Shadhili text in English:
the sea’, is the most famous,
Egyptian poet of Moroccan origin who is The Third part delves into the manner of people with theologian of the 14th century Durrat al-Asrar wa Tuhafat al-
the others are;
famous for his poems in praise of the their Lord.There are about in total 260 wise saying in Islamic world. And wrote the Abrar (The Pearl of the Secrets
Prophet Sidna Mohammed (saw) the hikam first commentary in Morocco and the Treasure of the
1. Hizbul Bahr
of Ibn Ata 'Allah's Kitab al- Righteous) by the Tunisian Sidi
2. Hizbun Nasr
Hikam. Ibn Mohammed ibn Abul Qasim
3. Hizbul Barr
al-Himyari Ibn as-Sabbagh.
4. Hizbul Kabir
Burdah is in 10 parts and deals with; Entitled: Ghayth al-mawahib
5. Hizbul Anwar
Chapter 1 The love of Rasuluallah (saw) al-‘aliyyah (also known as al-
6. Hizbun Nur
Chapter 2 Restraining lust and carnal desires. Commentaries of Al-Hikam: Tanbih) and his two collections
7. Hizbul Lutf
Chapter 3 The praises of Rasuluallah (saw) Because the Hikam is rich deep in meaning one needs of letters: al-Rasa’il al-sughra
8. Hizbul Ikhfa Sidi Ibn Abbad ar-Rundi's Kitab ar-
Chapter 4 The birth of Rasuluallah (saw) commentary to understand each wisdom, there are books of and al-Rasa’il al-kubra. Which
9. Hizbut Tamsu Rasa’il al-kubra (the Major Collection
Chapter 5 The blessedness of the invitation commentary on top of commentary about the Hikam each at contained instruction to his
10. Hizbul Hafiz of the Letters) Remains still the third
(calling towards Islam) of (saw) different levels. followers, and are an aid to the
11. Hizbul Kifaya most important Shadhili text.
Chapter 6 The glory of the Qur’an. To make it easier start with: Hikam.
12. Hizbush Shikwa Basically the letters explain the
Chapter 7 The Mir’aj of Rasuluallah (saw) 1st Sidi Ibn Abbad ar-Rundi commentary as a intro.
13. Hizbul Falah
Chapter 8 The Jihad of Rasuluallah (saw)
14. Hizbul Makhfi Al-Hikam and how to understand the
Chapter 9 Seeking forgiveness from Allah & the 2nd al-Qutb Sidi Ahmed Ibn ‘Ajiba’s ‘Iqadh al-himam fi sharh
15. Hizbul Khaira Hikam. It’s the beginners guide to the
Intercession of Rasuluallah (saw) al-Hikam’
16. Hizbut Tawassal Hikam.
Chapter10 Seeking salvation and the requisition
17. Hizbul Ayat Sidi Ibn 'Abbad, was the
of necessities. 3rd Sidi Ahmed Zarruq’s commentaries and there about 20 or
18. Hizbu-sh Shadhili. favorite disciple of Sidi
so just by Sidi Ahmed Zarruq. another teacher of Sidi Ibn Rundi was
Ibn 'Ashir, the saint of
Salé in Morocco. Sidi Abd an-Nur al-Amrani Author of
al-Qasidah al-Mimiyah-(al-Kawakib al-Durriyah fi Madh Khayr al-Bariya or al-Burdah). The Kitab at-Taqyid fi tarjamat ahwal al-
Burda has 160 lines of poetry and each couplet ends in the letter Mim, and thus is called Shaykh Abi l-Hassan Ali bin ‘Abd Allah
Mimiyyah. It’s known for its secrets for curing the Sick and many other secrets. al-shahir bi l-Shadhili (The Record of
the Biography and Spiritual States of
Sidi Ahmed Zarruq, (whose shaykh was
Abul Hassan Shadhili)
Imam al-Jazuli) also wrote
Also the works of Ibn Ata 'Allah's works: commentary on the Hikam and is
Al-Busiri’s other famous works: Qasidah Muhammadiyya, al- Kitab al-Lata'if al minan fi manaqib Abi al-Abbas al-Mursi wa author of a commentary upon the
Qasidah al-Hamziyyah-(Umm al-Qura fi Madh Khayr al- Shaykhihi Abi al-Hassan -(The subtle blessings in the saintly lives of Risala of al-Qayrawani (a standard Sidi Ibn 'Ashir the Famous Renewer of the
Wara), and al-Qasida al-Mudariyya fi’l-salat ‘ala Khayr al- Abu al-Abbas al-Mursi and his master Abu Abul Hassan Shadhili) work in Maliki Islamic jurisprudence) Maliki Fiqh author of the didactic Poem- Al-
Bariyya. Murshid Al-Mu'in-The Helpful Guide.
Kitab al-Tanwir fi Isqat al-Tadbir,-Illuminating Guidance on the Al-Murshid Al-Mu'in is a didactic poem on
Also: al-Qasidah al-Baiyah, al-Qasidah al-Lamiyah, al-Qasidah Dropping of Self-Direction. creed, basic fiqh and tasawwuf is perhaps the
al-Haiyah, al-Qasidah al-Daliyah, al-Qasidah Hamziyyah is Sidi 'Ahmad ibn 'Ajiba' who died 200 single most memorized text in the African
also referred to as Hamziya fi’l Madaih la-Nabawiya, Banat years ago, also wrote a commentary Maliki tradition. It has been used for over four
Al-Qasd al-mujarrad fi ma'rifat al-Ism al-Mufrad, and Miftah al-falah
Su’ad, al-Qasidah al-Khamriya, al-Qasidah Ya’iyya and al- on the Al-Hikam as well as many hundred years throughout North and West
(The key to success) by Sidi Ibn Ata’Allah.
Tawassul bi ‘l-Kur’an. other books too.( he says that he Africa and is noted for the ease with which it is
received his Fath-Opening from the memorized and the clarity that it provides in the
Miftah al-falah It sheds light on the central role of dhikru’llah, or
commentary of Sidi Ibn Abbad Hikam) three central tenets of Iman, Islam and Ihsan.
sacred invocation and how to perform the spiritual retreat-khalwah.
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