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The concept of Tazkiyat al-Nafs in Islam in the light of the works of al-Hrith al-Muhsib

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  title={The concept of Tazkiyat al-Nafs in Islam in the light of the works of al-Hrith al-Muhsib},
  author={Gavin N. Picken},
  year={2005}
}
The principle of tazkryat al-nafs is central to Islam but despite this, relatively little work has been written, if compared to the vast volumes devoted to Islamic jurisprudence (fqh) or Prophetic narration (hadlth). In addition to this, much of what has been written has been within the general precepts of what is now termed tasawwuf, or Sufism and much of this work has been concerned with the post-Ghazzali period. Despite this, many works had been written and indeed, the concept of… 
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