Ghazali: The Beginning of Guidance
The Beginning of Guidance (Bidayat al-Hidaya) of Imam Ghazali is a truly inspiritational manual on the fundamentals of acquiring guidance through God-consciousness (taqwa). The book is divided into 3 sections; obedience, refraining from disobedience and the etiquette of companionship with the Creator and with the creation. The original arabic text is presented adjacent to its english translation, and the transliteration to each supplication mentioned in the book is provided in a separate segment towards the end of the book.
English translation by Dr. Mashhad Al-Allaf.
- Author: Imam Abu Hamid al-Ghazali
- Publisher: White Thread Press
- Cover: Paperback