Overview for The Sultan of the Saints: Mystical Life and Teachings of Hazrat Shaikh Syed Abdul Qadir Jilani
The Sultan of the Saints In the domain of saintship, Ghaus-e-Azam, who is the royal falcon of mystic way, is occupying the office of Ghausiyyat-Kubra the greatest succourer) since eternity. the most fascinating and luminary figure, better known in the world as "Sultan of the Saints", is the Chishti celestial wine bearer satuarting all the sufi orders with that wine of Divine Unity since centuries together. His beneficiaries i.e., the top ranking auliya Allah who are accruing spiritual benedications inwardly have been praising him all the time ceaselessly. There is no stoppage.
Based on his own writings,speeches,Discourses and that of the elect mystics of Islam, it as a full-length study of the life, teachings and experience of the great Ghaus elucidating the complete spectrum of Sufism (Tasawwuf) in true sense of the term.
In the book the reader is made to understand the real meanings of Islamic mysticism whose fountainhead and wellspring is the Holy Prophet himself, the invisible hierarchy and historical development of this system. it attempts to cover daily life, metaphysical aspect of the Shaikh, examines his ineffable rank, homage paid by the renowned Gnostics. it exposes radiant glory and contribution of Qadiriyya order in the spread of Islam and dissemination of Islamic Spirituality across the world. the dialogues of the great Ghaus with god unveil secrets of wahdatul-wujud and the relationship of man with his creator. his veridical speeches are inspiring and thought provoking.
The book basically addresses itself to the lovers of Ghaus-e-Azam, the travelers of Sufi path, the students of Islamic theology and mysticism and is the best source of inspiration and happiness for the people of mystical quest and Qadiri disciples, my they be beginners or the consummates.