This DVD covers Books 22 of Imam al-Ghazali’s spiritual classic The Revival of the Religious Sciences, which is Disciplining the Soul.
:: Disciplining the Soul (Riyadat al-Nafs)
This book focuses on the Imam’s teachings on self-control. Good character is the essence of religious life, and our courage, restraint, generosity and all other virtues must reflect a serene spiritual balance, if we are to attain happiness. The book ends with sections on children’s education, and on spiritual wayfaring and discipleship (irada).
The teacher in this series is Shaykh Walead Mosaad, a leading American scholar who has studied with and been authorised to teach by many notable shuyukh in the Middle East. His talks were filmed in the historic Mevlevi Tekke at Yenikapi in the historic Merkezefendi district of Istanbul, and are accompanied by ilahis by leading Turkish group Efrûz.
Media Type: Video DVD