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					                                                                                                                                                   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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