Who moved Al-Ghazali’s Tomb?

Our dear friend Dr. Muzaffar Iqbal wrote the following a few months back: I was in Tus in October 2017 and went to the tomb of the Imam, and was literally “shaken” to see that the archeological department of Khurasan has shifted the site of the tomb to a new location about 300 feet away from where it was and they were making articial graves. Chronologically: I first visited the site of the...

The Concept of man in Islam in the writings of al-Ghazali by Ali Issa Othman

This book was published in 1960 by dar al-maʾārif Press of Cairo, I was just able to get a copy of it this past month. Note that it has a line drawing by the author of what he imagines Imam al-Ghazali to be. Its a very nice line drawing. I have included it here along with the table of contents.   Title: The Concept of man in Islam: In the writings of al-Ghazali Author: Ali Issa Othman...

Ghazali manuscript: Mishakt al-Anwar

A curator at the The National Library of Israel, located in Jerusalem has been kind to inform me about one the manuscript holdings. I wanted to share with you this information. Thanks to the curator for bringing this to my attention. I wanted to bring to your attention a Ghazali manuscript in the Yahuda collection of the National Library of Israel that has a colophon from 509/1115 – of the...