Author: Abû Hâmid Muhammad ibn Muhammad al-Ghazâlî
Number Of Pages: 64
Publisher: Kazi Publications, Inc.
Release Date: 2003-03-21
Details: Al-Ghazzali begins his masterful Alchemy of Happiness with the topic based on the famous Tradition of the Prophet, "One who knows one's self, knows one's Lord." In al-Ghazzali's view, everything begins by knowing who you are. He says that you should know that you are born with an outer form and an inner essence and it is that inner essence or the spiritual heart that you hve to come to know in order to know who you are.