The Ladder to Success in Truly Loving Allah
Abdullah bin Husayn bin Tahir Ba'Alawi al-Hadrami al-Shafi'i
Musa Furber (translation and notes)
Sullam al-tawfiq ila mahabbati Llahi 'ala al-tahqiq
This booklet is a concise treatise covering what every responsible Muslim must know and practice. These essentials include matters related to creed, rituals, basic transactions and financial responsibilities, purification of the soul, good character, sins that one must avoid and the consequences for committing them.
The translation includes hundreds of inline notes drawn from the book’s commentaries, along with the Arabic text.
2 Purification and Prayer
7 Purification of the Self
8 Clarifying Acts of Disobedience