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Lecture: Rihla 2018: Book of Knowledge by Hamza Yusuf

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Lecture Details

Event Date7/7/2018
Event LocationKonya, Turkey
Event DescriptionThis course will covering the opening book of Imam al-Ghazali's monumental Revivification of the Religious Disciplines entitled, The Book of Knowledge. Full Course available @ Deenstream.tv

Event Transcripts


SHY Book Recommendations made at this Event

Quotes Made at this Event

Stung!: On Jellyfish Blooms and the Future of the Ocean - "

I actually read a book called 'Stung', which is about how jellyfish are taking over the ocean. It was one of the most disturbing books I've ever read. It was written by the leading expert on jellyfish who lives in New Zealand,

" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf
Francis Bacon - His Major works - "

Francis Bacon is probably the single most important person in the change that occurs in Western civilization from a religious society to a secular society.  I mean he really begins that transformation.  


There are people before him undeniably but he's at the root of it when deductive reasoning was supplanted and and replaced by inductive reasoning and the scientific method becomes the only method of knowledge which is only one aspect of knowledge and and so the Muslims had metaphysics
but they also had physics and you need both to have a healthy civilization.

" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf