This page is automatically generated based on what facebook users are interested in, and not affiliated with. While much of ibn hazms work was burned in seville by an alliance of his sectarian and political opponents, a number of his books have survived. Ibn hazms tawq al hamamah and the epistemology of love. Ibn hazm wikipedias ibn hazm as translated by gramtrans. The ring of the dove was ibn hazm s only experiment in the field of elegant literature.
Ibn hazms tawq alhamama islamochristiana 39 20, 93109. Cordoba, 994 manta lisham, 1064 teologo, filosofo y poeta musulman. Abu muhammad ali ibn ahmad ibn said ibn hazm 9941064 ad. Thus, his analysis methodology is known as the alzahiris. Apart from abu muhammad ali ibn hazm, there are the latters father abu umar d. A systematic treatment of love and affection, combining metaphysics, social commentary and psychology. Ibn hazms writing has been looked at from many perspectives, and from many directions. His father, who was chief minister at the umayyad court, died when ibn hazm was 18 years old, during the violent political upheavals of the time.
G chejne, in his writing ibn hazm divides all of mankinds conception f o ibn hazm alandalusi wa mawqifuhu min al ulum, 5 reality and truth using division of sects and definitions of although ibn hazms views on and his harsh criticism of religious doctrine, analyzing them by using authoritative. Notable work s kitab alfisal fi almilal waalahwa waalnihal. The author, ibn hazm 456 ah was an andalusian polymath, scholar, historian, theologian and poet, however, the present is his only surviving literary work. Ibn hazms book very rich and particularly interesting. Its survival hangs upon the tenuous thread of a single manuscript, itself in fact an epitome rather than a complete transcription of the original. Credited with the composition of an estimated 400 literary and scholarly works, ibn hazms crowning achievement is usually considered to be his uniquely realized treatise on love, the tawq al. His tawq alhamamah ft alulfah waalullaf has been translated by a. Masail alusool, which brings together 18 fundamentals. Ringarar kurciya ta ibn hazm, fassara da gabatarwar ta aj arberry alfasl fi almilal waalahwa waalnihal, na ibn hazm. This page is automatically generated based on what facebook users are interested in, and not affiliated with or endorsed by anyone associated with the topic. His political activities led to his imprisonment and banishment, and he wrote tawq al hamamah the doves. Arnaldez, already cited, one of the students of levi provencal, the authority on spanish history, devoted his doctoral thesis to ibn hazm. The title hints at the ring of feathers found around the necks of pigeons which symbolises the chain of love.
The ring of the dove was ibn hazms only experiment in the field of elegant literature. While much of ibn hazm s work was burned in seville by an alliance of his sectarian and political opponents, a number of his books have survived. Nykl as a book containing the risala known as the doves neckring, about love and lovers paris, 1931 and by a. Masail al usool, which brings together 18 fundamentals. Patronymic of an andalusian family, several members of which played an important role during the spanish umayyad caliphate. Abu muhammad ali ibn ahmad ibn hazm 384456 imam unique, al bahr, al faqih, al hafidh, al mutakallim, al adib, al mujtahid. He was born into an eminent family and, after receiving a distinguished and wideranging education, served the umayyad caliphate in its decline. Ibn hazms philosophy and thoughts on science muslim. Ibn hazms tawq alhamama the ring of the dove the famous arabic book on love and lovers, tawq alhamama the ring of the dove, is a splendid witness to the high age of islamic culture in spain. Coloured paper, expert calligraphy, elegant layout. Ibn hazm wrote a book about love, the famous tawq al hamama doves necklace, in which he not only described his own feelings, but also encouraged muslims to become more rational by studying their irrational feelings, starting with the incomprehensible attraction and repulsion of love. The 11thcentury andalusian author ibn hazm, in his treatise on love entitled tawq alhamama ring of the dove, strikes on a vivid analogy for illustrating the nature of the self and its propensity for wrongdoing.
Ibn hazms books on sifatusafwa sifatusafwa bookstore. Ibn hazm and zahiri fundamentals pack of 2 books ibn hazm. Madrid, 19281932 muslim writers on judaism and the hebrew bible. Tawq al hamamah by ibn hazm french internet archive. November 7, 994 august 15, 1064 456 ah was an andalusian poet, polymath, historian, jurist, philosopher, and theologian, born in cordoba, presentday spain. The first book is a biography of imam ibn hazm al andalusi, by imam dhahabi. Tawq al hamama fi al ulfa wa al ullaf the ring of the dove is a treatise on love written ca.
The following comment on the selections he chose from tawq alhamama the ring of the dove shows the extent of his interest. Abu muhammad ali ibn hazm 9941064 was a spanishborn arab theologian, philosopher, and jurist whose most important work was a book on comparative religious history. For over a century and a half, scholars have suggested that this unique. Ibn hazm project gutenberg selfpublishing ebooks read. A pack of 2 books to learn more about imam ibn hazm, a great scholar who marked the ummah, and the controversy school of fiqh he chose to adopt and which it is the largest representative.
The main work of ibn hazm that has retained the attention of english speaking scholarship is tawq alhamama translated by a. The titlepage of the unique manuscript of tawq alhamama, the ring of the dove, by ibn hazm alandalusi. He is the last and best representative of dhahirite school. Ibn hazm alzahiri stood out as a critical analyst of christian scriptures, however without giving any justification talil. Besides including the most philosophically interesting parts, i also wanted to capture the mood of the text and some personal insight into its author. Ibn hazm has been described as the second most prolific author in muslim history, only surpassed by muhammad ibn jarir altabari in terms of works authored.
Normally a writer of theology and law, ibn hazm produced his only work of literature with the ring of the dove. Scientific contributions of ibn hazm article pdf available in international journal of arab culture management and sustainable development 21. Ibn hazm s tawq al hamama the ring of the dove the famous arabic book on love and lovers, tawq al hamama the ring of the dove, is a splendid witness to the high age of islamic culture in spain. Pdf scientific contributions of ibn hazm researchgate. List of works ibn hazm 9941063 tawq al hamama the doves neck ring, trans. Although the human aspects of affection are the primary concern, the book was still written from the perspective of a devout muslim, and as such chastity and restraint were common themes. Ibn hazm is critical of a promising young scholar from cordoba whose obsessive.
Ibn hazm alandalusi has 71 books on goodreads with 25056 ratings. Ibn hazm s tawq alhamama islamochristiana 39 20, 93109. Hazm produced his only work of literature with the ring of the dove. His tawq al hamamah ft al ulfah wa al ullaf has been translated by a. Abu muhammad ali ibn ahmad ibn hazm 384456 imam unique, albahr, alfaqih, alhafidh, almutakallim, aladib, almujtahid. They are inclined toward napoleon because of his conversion to islam during the egyptian campaign, but they will not move without a shipment of gold ingots from sheik ibn hazm which, according to british intelligence, is on its way via camel caravan to the coast of. The titlepage of the unique manuscript of tawq al hamama, the ring of the dove, by ibn hazm al andalusi. Ibn hazm has been described as the second most prolific author in muslim history, only surpassed by muhammad ibn jarir al tabari in terms of works authored. Abumuhammad ali ibn ahmad ibn said ibn hazm, mes conegut simplement com a ibn hazm en arab.572 357 1211 121 339 1025 927 695 850 926 1494 1356 1146 224 658 680 1327 1311 1198 170 911 1143 901 737 441 346 178 434 1097 1142 1174 900 1064 1060 1053 680 726 1495 110