The Secret Gift of Reading is Time

Fons Vitae

Two Who Attained: 20th-Century Muslim Saints

Leslie Cadavid




Sayyida Fatima al-Yashrutiyya And Shaykh Ahmad al-Alawi


Selections translated from Shaykh Ahmad al-'Alawi's The Divine Graces and A Treatise on the Invocation provide the reader with a stunning interpretation of the inner meaning of prayer. A translation of Fatima al-Yashrutiyya's auto-biography introduces us most movingly to the life of a female Sufi raised by her father who was a great spiritual master in Palestine, and the life within this Shadhiliyya zawiya.