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The Truths of Love

      Javad Nurbakhsh In these poems, Dr. Nurbakhsh expresses the truths of spiritual Love with powerful and eloquent clarity. These precious gems depict fleeting glances of ‘being’’ through a myriad of symbolic expressions. Order now.

    Spiritual Poverty in Sufism

      Dr Javad Nurbakhsh A comprehensive study of the various gradations of mystical states and the hierarchical levels of spiritual stations; the significance of breath; as a spiritual method and the concept of the Eternal Now. It also talks at length about the history and meaning of “spiritual poverty”. Order now.

      Sufism IV

        Sufism IV: Repentance, Abstinence, Renunciation, Wariness, Humility, Humbleness, Sincerity, Constancy, Courtesy Dr Javad Nurbakhsh This is the fourth volume of five volumes. The sufi concepts of repentance, abstinence, renunciation, wariness, humility, humbleness, sincerity, constancy and courtesy are described in detail. Order now.  

        The Path: Sufi Practices

          The Path: Sufi Practices by Dr. Javad Nurbakhsh To walk the pages of Dr. Javad Nurbakhsh’s book The Path: Sufi Practices is to be taken away from everything but the truth. In a word, this is the sufi way. Arguably, the most comprehensive account available of Sufism in the contemporary world, The Path’s subject, aim and goal is the very transmutation of the heart itself. Never less than clear and practical, each essay takes us through the stages required of the initiated disciple in order to purify the ego, become free from psychological conflicts and be cleansed of egotistical qualities.… Read More »The Path: Sufi Practices

          Sufism V

            Sufism V: Gratitude, Patience, Trust-In-God, Aspiration, Veracity, Zeal, Valour, Altruism, Shame Javad Nurbakhsh This book describes the attributes that overwhelm the seeker’s heart once the process of purification has run it’s course. The seeker becomes stable in character and balanced in approaching the world’s challenges. Order now

            Discourses on the Sufi Path

              Dr Javad Nurbakhsh A collection of speeches given by a Sufi master to his disciples during their weekly gatherings. Using simple language and concise, forthright explanations they present the basic practices and principles of Sufism. Order now.

              Divan-e Nurbakhsh

                From beginning to end, this collection of sufi poetry is uncompromisingly direct and lucid. Master of the Nimatullahi sufi order for over fifty years, poet and psychiatrist Dr. Javad Nurbakhsh knew the twists and turns of the psyche and the soul, and the way of love. His message here is clear, stark, and beautiful. In this new translation of 188 ghazals, 20 poems in the masnavi form, 45 quatrains, and 55 five-verse poems, seekers from many paths will find accurate and unflinching guidance combined with unfailing generosity. Love and truth manifest in these verses, as do correction and direction. The… Read More »Divan-e Nurbakhsh

                The Crucible of Light: Sufi Terms Illuminated

                  Dr Javad Nurbakhsh The Crucible of Light provides in a single volume the definitions of more than 150 fundamental Sufi concepts and terms. In the style of his groundbreaking Sufi Symbolism series, here also Dr. Javad Nurbakhsh illustrates each concept and term with examples of usage culled from the classical writings of Persian Sufism, many of which have never before been translated into English. However, in this new work, he introduces each entry with his own clear explanation. This work is therefore an indispensable tool for any serious study of the writings of the most influential masters of the Sufi… Read More »The Crucible of Light: Sufi Terms Illuminated