The Mysticism of Sound and Music: The Sufi Teaching of Hazrat Inayat Khan

Shambhala Publications
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Music, according to Sufi teaching, is really a small expression of the overwhelming and perfect harmony of the whole universe—and that is the secret of its amazing power to move us. The Indian Sufi master Hazrat Inayat Khan (1882–1927), the first teacher to bring the Islamic mystical tradition to the West, was an accomplished musician himself. His lucid exposition of music's divine nature has become a modern classic, beloved not only by those interested in Sufism but by musicians of all kinds.
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About the author

Hazrat Inayat Khan was trained as a musician and a Sufi of the Chishti order and gave concert tours of Indian classical music in the United States and Europe.
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Publisher
Shambhala Publications
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Published on
Sep 3, 1996
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Pages
336
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ISBN
9780834824928
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Language
English
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Genres
Music / Religious / Muslim
Religion / Islam / Sufi
Religion / Mysticism
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