Al-Ghazali’s Adapted Summary of Ihya’ Ulum Ad-Din: The Forty Principles of the Religion
The Forty Principles of the Religion is a comprehensive distillation of Imam al-Ghazali’s magnum opus, Ihya’ Ulum Ad-Din (The Revival of the Religious Sciences), in which he explores the spiritual depth of virtually every aspect of Islam.
This condensed work presents Imam al-Ghazali’s profound insights regarding man’s lifelong struggle to draw closer to Allah in a simple framework, providing the reader with a step-by-step tried and proven method for spiritual development.
The result is an essential guide to improving one’s relationship with both the Creator and the creation and a perfect introduction to Imam al-Ghazali’s other great works.
Forty Principles in Four Parts
The Sum of Knowledge and It’s Principles,
Purifying the Heart from Blameworthy Actions,