Path of Muhammad: A Book on Islamic Morals and Ethics (Spiritual Classics). 1 Mar by Imam Birgivi and Tosun Bayrak al-Jerrahi Al-Halveti. AN INDEPENDENT SCHOLAR: İMAM BİRGİVİ. June 18, HAKAN ARSLANBENZER. Being independent is one of the most important behaviors related to. Having lived in the 16th century, Imam Birgivi was a respected mudarris and religious scholar, who was a fearless fighter, defending his ideas.

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A scholar who never bowed to anyone: Imam Birgivi

Imam Birgivi fought against the distortion of Islamic teachings for the benefit of the ruling classes. During the times that the state had been in trouble, independent scholars had some trouble, too; ingratiation had turned into a temporary behavior. He must have taken this trait from his family. Birgivi and his behavior were treated in different ways by the 20 th century authors. He was generally square on the account with the state.

Muhammad Birgivi – Wikipedia

He is said to have come to Istanbul in his older age and to warn Sokullu Mehmet Pasha about bribery, blrgivi and favoritism. According to those Sufis, their religious ceremonies are comprised of speculation such as listening to mystical philosophy or reciting poems, and they are never required to perform Islamic religious practices such as daily prayers or fasting Since he witnessed the daily lives of people, superstitions, old wives’ tales and bid’ahs innovations that emerged outside of the Prophet Muhammed’s teachings after his deathBirgivi battled these things.

Independent scholars and philosophers had paid the price for their behavior time to time.

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The states imsm feel secure have respected independent scholars. The second one is His attributes. States that feel secure have always respected these scholars. Neither side is completely right. Anyone who internalizes all these teachings and lives by them has become as perfect as a human being can possibly become. In fact, both parties are not completely right. What matters for us is the personality of Imam Birgivi.

Buy the selected items together This item: His name was Muhammed, while his epithet was Takiyyuddin. This place became a gathering place for him; at the end, he took his name from it.

After the completion of his education, he taught in various schools. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Get to Know Us. This never-bowing-to-people attitude might be the most important thing needed for the road to knowledge and thinking.

You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Birgivi objected to granting money seemingly for two reasons. See all 10 reviews.

His attitude also relied on his profitless work. Mehmet Ali Ayni praises Birgivi as an example of both wisdom and insight; some Turkish historians who write the Ottoman history in foreign languages attribute him as a reactionary.


This book is one book that guide you on how to purify your heart and live your life righteously. Great source of original teachings. What was the problem? It doesn’t always have to be like that.