This 20th century masterpiece by one of the Muslim world’s best known scholars is a wonderful spiritual preparation for those intending to perform the Pilgrimage . The Hajj by Ali Shariati (new edition, with foreword by Muhammad al-Asi). Pub: Islamic Book Trust, Kuala Lumpur (), Pp: , plus 8. Dr. Ali Shariati. Introduction. What has the experience of Hajj taught me? First one must ask – what does Hajj mean? In essence, Hajj is man’s evolution toward .

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Who hath created life and death that He may try you, which of you is best in conduct; and he is the Mighty, the Forgiving. Life today not life as it should be carried on is an idle cyclical action a movement with no goal!

He is waiting for You! History will judge Shariati’s Hajj as one sbariati the most important documents of Islamic renaissance. The following conditions prevail in this “show”. These acts guarantee your personal and financial vy. For other uses, see Shariati disambiguation. He believed in the sharizti religion and in the social context in which the meaning of society is construed. Oh man, all the angels prostrated to you; yet, through the passage of time and societal influence you have changed greatly.

Now let us look at one of these duties – Hajj – and search for its significance from a monotheistic point of view. You are also supposed to act like Ibrahim. Iran and Lebanon in the Last Years.

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The group becomes a “people” or an “Umma”. Shariati then returned to Iran in where he was arrested and imprisoned for engaging in subversive political activities while in France.

All of his egos and selfish tendencies are buried at Miqat Zu-halifa. On the day of resurrection, when “you can do nothing” in Allah’s court, where “your eyes, ears, and heart are the best witnesses of what you have done,” Quran XVII: Also Shariati, who was the fan of Georges Gurvitch in analysis of sociologybelieves that there is no special pattern for analysis of social affairs and historical events.


He thought that there is no unity of religion and society, but rather there are many religions and societies. Regardless of whether you are a man or a woman, young or old, black or white, you are the main feature of the performance.

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A huge and excellent collections of very funny jokes in the form of pictures. You will be seeing Allah. Shariati known the theoretical foundation of west as civilization and called its appearances as Tajadod. He believed that one of the basic problems of western democracy is demagogy. My conclusion is not based on personal religious feelings nor prejudices: The aim of government in the philosophy of Syasat is to change social foundations, institutions and even all the norms of society namely culture, morality and desires etc.

Consequently, he had emphasized on the important role of methodology and changing of viewpoint.

Oh man, return to your origin. Therefore, join the eternal human migration to Hajj.

Therefore, he suggested to thought of reason as the axiom for understanding the other sources namely holy book or Qurantradition, syrah and consensus.

The fulfillment of Hajj will enable you to escape from the complex network of puzzles. You have regressed to hamj inferior status that you occupied before almighty Allah blew His spirit into you. This is done not “for Allah” but rather to bring us “toward Him”.

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We shariwti return to the path from which we were abducted! Shariati believed that the government of Imam Ali could be considered the best form of democracy. These lectures were hugely popular among his students and were spread by word of mouth throughout all economic sectors of society, including the middle and upper classes, where interest in his teachings began to grow immensely.


At Miqat, regardless of your race or tribe, you must doff all the covers you wore in your daily life as: Beyond that, it may be spoken of at the philosophical and theological discussions held by religious leaders; but such discussions are totally foreign and inapplicable to the lives of the people.

Yet the enemies of Islam continue to deliberately wage a campaign against Islam. In Edmund Burke and Ira Lapidus eds. In contrary, there is no making in politic.

According to Shariati, human history is composed of two stages, the stage of collectivity and the stage of private ownership. It is sharisti the comments and interpretations of the rites by a humble servant of God.

In this occasion, he firmly criticized capitalism and at the same time, In contrary, he admired socialism because shraiati guiding human to evolution and freeing from utilitarianism. The clothing and make up are Ihram, Halgh and Taqseer.

Hajj (The Pilgrimage)

According to this book, Abu Zarr was the very first socialist. Ali Shariati Mazinani Persian: Man watches these aimless nights and days. Adam, Ibrahim, Hajar, and Satan are sharlati main characters.

According to this stand point, Shariati accepted the rationality of west. To return to Him signifies a definite movement toward perfection, goodness, beauty, power knowledge, value, and facts.

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You, oh Mud, search for and follow the spirit of Allah! Allah taught you the names. Arise and Bear Witness — Ali Shariati”.