Al-Ghazali on the Treatment of Love for this World

Muhammad Nur Abdus-Salam, tr.




Selections from the Alchemy of Happiness of Imam al-Ghazali


Al-Ghazzali speaks of the harm of love for this world in the Traditions (ahadith) and then describes the true baseness of this world. This is Book XXV of Part Two of the Alchemy of Happiness entitled The Destroyers.