By Annemarie Schimmel
In order to appreciate Muslim piety it will be important take into consideration the lengthy heritage of the veneration of Muhammad. Schimmel discusses elements of his existence, start, marriage, miracles, and heavenly trip, all of which grew to become matters for non secular devotions. by utilizing poetic texts and inventive expressions and by means of analyzing day-by-day Muslim non secular practices, Schimmel exhibits us the gentler part of Islamic spiritual tradition, supplying a much-needed figuring out of faith because it is skilled and practiced within the Islamic world.
This is the 1st e-book in English to accommodate all points of the veneration of the Prophet Muhammad. it's an increased model of Schimmel's Und Muhammad Ist Sein Prophet, initially released in German in 1981.
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And Muhammad Is His Messenger: The Veneration of the Prophet in Islamic Piety (Studies in Religion) by Annemarie Schimmel