Imam Al-Ghazali’s Bidaya al-hidaya complements his spiritual autobiography, He emphasizes the importance of knowledge and using it. Al-Ghazali: The beginning of Guidance Bidayatul Hidayah The Complete English and Arabic Text By Imam Abu Hamed Al-Ghazali Translator: Professor. Al-Ghazali on Islamic Guidance by husniahyusoff in Types > Books Documents Similar To Bidayatul Hidayah Bidayatul Hidayah – Imam Al-ghazali.
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First place your knees on the ground, then gidayatul hands, then your forehead uncovered; place your nose on the ground along with your forehead. Imagine this in your mind every day and impose upon yourself patience in acts of devotion to God daily.
God, make the outcome of whatever You have ordained for me good and right. Just as you dislike your own disgrace and mention of your own faults [by others], so he dislikes these.
Praise be to God Who has caused me to remove that which would harm me and to leave in me that which will benefit me! Now the system bidayathl such that the guardian angels ascend with man’s deeds performed from morning to evening; each deed has a light like the light of the sun.
While drawing it in, supplicate: Gain, therefore, mastery over it to the utmost of your ability, lest it throw you to the bottom of Hell. Then the oppressor becomes his creditor, and will make his demand on the Day of Resurrection.
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God, I seek the protection of You from the evil of every evil man and from the evil of ql living creature which You hold completely in Your powers; surely my Lord stands along the straight path [to guide and protect the believers].
Do not pass water in a place where people meet, nor in still water, nor under a tree with fruits, nor in a hole.
It is divided in two Parts, namely acts of obedience and refraining from Sin. Ys Gunawan rated it it was amazing Jan 25, When enter- ing the lavatory supplicate: It is a noble day; God glorified and powerful is He!
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Lord, in Your name I lay me down and in Your name I shall rise up; forgive my sins. Agus Susanto added it Sep 23, Then take a handful of water for your face and with it wash from the beginning of the flattening of the forehead to the eiid of the protuberance of thazali chin, up and down, and from ear to ear aeross.
Make the water reach the bendings of the bidayatuk and the roots of the hair, both thin and thick. For these same hidzyah are added this intro- duction, the bibliography, indexes and so on, In transiating, efforts are made to remain very close to the Arabic original and at the same time to clarify its meaning. Do not, therefore, be pleased with that in yourself.
Place your left hand on your left thigh with fingers ourstretched. In fine he suggests certain general methods of keeping away from sins of the body. jmam
Bidayatul Hidayah – Imam Al-ghazali
In your various forms of glorification of God and praise of Him [before sun-rise], the following ten sentences should be included. MTWs” ttenLty-firrt sura of the Qur’an consisting of fifteen short verses.
Do not become a laughing-stock for Satan and have him ghazaoi at you. Then, after making the responses to the mu ‘adhdhin as well as to he cal for the actual start of the Sunset Prayer igamaperform he obligatory rak’as of this prayer. In this connection al-GhazalT points out three aims of seeking religious knowledge, two of which are condemned by him as wrong.
Otherwise it becomes disclosure of defects and purting someone in disgrace; it is more evil than good. Keep your elbows away from your sides — a woman, however, will not do this, but keep them close to her sides.
Do not omit the ritual prayer of greeting even if the Imam ,s g,ving the address. Do not accustom yourself to lying in jest, for it may lead you to lying in earnest. You can purchase this title at http: Do not repeat to yourself the statements of those who are idle, but follow the men of resolution and prudence — the prophets and the righteous.
Do not accuse any This refers to the age of al-GhazalT, in which dispute, debate, and argumenta- tion on subtle theological and juristic points became very usual, and this badly affected relationships among Muslims.
Adam], for You have created me of fire and have created him of clay’.
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Along Norhamira added it May 13, Prophetic traditions on envy, pride, ostentation, and conceit are numerous. There is no god but God alone; He has no partner; bidayyatul Him belongs the kingdom thazali to Him belongs praise; He gives life and causes death, but himself is Ever Living Who never dies; in His hand ghazalii all good, and He has the fullest power over everything.
When you have completed the acquisition of really useful know- ledge and have also completed the task of reforming yourseif outwardly and inwardly, and you still have some free time, there is no harm in spending it in the study of the schools of Islamic jurisprudence in order to know the less common details with regard to the acts of devotion to God, and the method of mediation between men when the following of passions leads them into quarrel.
Try to wake up from your siesta before the sun begins to decline. Know that night and day are twenty-four hours; the amount of sleep you take altogether, hidayan night and day, should not be more than e. Ms added it Jun 23, Aside from specific sets of good manners of companionship, a general maxim ofbehaviour with people is also set down.
His companions imitated him and felt no need to formu- late any theory of guidance hiddayah the light of the Qur’an and his words and deeds.
God I beseech You for pardon and health. It is created for several good purposes. For him who takes from this world only that measure which is necessary, this world  is a seed-sowing field.