Habib `Abd al-Rahman Balfaqih was described by his teacher, Imam al-Haddad, as “the greatest scholar on the earth.” In this unique work, he describes the Islamic faith as a series of endlessly expanding concentric spheres.
The author’s aim was to compile a manual that was practical and easy to follow for the general Muslim and provide them with a guideline that encompassed the remembrance of Allah throughout the day from morning till night.
Imam Abdallah bin Alawi al-Haddad in his Risalat ul-Adab Suluk il-Murid, translated as; Etiquette for the Seeker on the Path, has listed the most fundamental aspects for the seeker, intending the path of Sufism.
This booklet presents Shaykh 'Abd Allah bin Husayn bin Tahir Ba'Alawi al-Hadrami al-Shafi'i’s Sullam al-tawfiq ila mahabbati Llahi 'ala al-tahqiq (“The Ladder of Success to Truly Loving Allah”), a concise treatise covering what every responsible Muslim must know and practice.
Spiritual Insights presents five classic treatises from the illustrious tradition of the Bā ‘Alawī Sayyids, scholars and spiritual masters of Ḥaḍramawt in southern Yemen, expertly translated with full commentaries.