ON TASAWWUF Abu al-Hasan al-Shadhili (d. 656)
One of the great saints of the Community, he said about tasawwuf:
He who dies without having entered into this knowledge of ours dies insisting upon his grave sins (kaba’ir) without realizing it.1
1 In Ibn `Ajiba, Iqaz al-himam p. 8.
Reproduced with permission from Shaykh M. Hisham Kabbani’s The Repudiation of “Salafi” Innovations (Kazi, 1996) p. p. 345.
Blessings and Peace on the Prophet, his Family, and his Companions
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