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Published by Luzac & co. in [London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sufism.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Inayat Khan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBP189 .I477
The Physical Object
Pagination89 p.
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6725016M
LC Control Number29004167

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The Mysticism of Sound and Music book. Read 30 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Music, according to Sufi teaching, is really a sma /5. First published in , this classic volume contains timeless teachings on the nature of vibration and harmony as the basis of all creation. Transcending the barriers of religious traditions, The Mysticism of Sound explores profound and universal truths in a personable manner that will appeal to any seeker on the path of illumination.5/5(1). In this book the author has laid out in very simple terms the relation between music and mysticism. It becomes even clearer as he reveals the mystic charms that music has held for man since creation. So deeply are our souls moved by music that skillful and creative musicians can reduce us to tears or lift us up to unimaginable heights simply. About the Book The inspiring practical philosophy of Sufi Hazrat Inayat Khan (Baroda Delhi ) in this guidebook is presented in terms of music, sound and mysticism, and yet it relates to daily life and spirituality in general. It presents you with insights into the metaphysical foundation of music and sound and its effects upon our daily doings.

- Buy The Mysticism of Sound and Music: The Sufi Teaching of Hazrat Inayat Khan (Shambhala Dragon Editions) book online at best prices in India on Read The Mysticism of Sound and Music: The Sufi Teaching of Hazrat Inayat Khan (Shambhala Dragon Editions) book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified s: "A powerful book of mystical insight for people of all traditions."--Monos "Inayat Khan says that music is the 'picture of our Beloved' and then draws the picture stroke by stroke from every angle and plane until we see it. He is the only holy man I know who delivers an authentic and inclusive spiritual message from a musical s: “A guidebook for going deeper on the Christian mystical path, The Big Book of Christian Mysticism is grounded in sound scholarship and thoughtful reflection (often surprisingly fresh and insightful!), but what makes it sing is the authenticity of the author’s own contemplative journey.” Cynthia Bourgeault, author of The Wisdom Jesus. *Philosophy of Mysticism: Raids on the Ineffable by Richard H. Jones () This work provides a thorough, contemporary study of the philosophical issues raised by mysticism. As the author notes in the book's preface, “A comprehensive treatment of the basic problems in [the field of mysticism.

  The Mysticism of Sound. By Hazrat Inayat Khan. Abstract sound is called sawt-e-sarmad by the Sufis; all space is filled with it. The vibrations of this sound are too fine to be either audible or visible to the material ears or eyes, since it is even difficult for the eyes to see the form and color of the ethereal vibrations on the external. Editorial Reviews "A powerful book of mystical insight for people of all traditions."—Monos "Inayat Khan says that music is the 'picture of our Beloved' and then draws the picture stroke by stroke from every angle and plane until we see : Shambhala. 'the message' of mysticism The basis of this study is the English paraphrased text of the New Testament written by Eugene Peterson, called "The Message." Through the use of paraphrase, 'The Message' was 'crafted' to present the doctrines of mysticism to the Christian church in order to seduce it into occultism and the New Age Movement. Volume II - The Mysticism of Music, Sound and Word Preface In this volume, the second of The Sufi Message of Hazrat Inayat Khan, an attempt has been made to group together most of the Sufi mystic's teaching concerning sound and music – sound as the basis of creation and music as an essential means towards spiritual development.