The Wisdom of the Prophet: The Sayings of Muhammad (Paperback)

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By Thomas Cleary (Translated by)
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The Wisdom of the Prophet contains a rich selection of hadith, or traditional teaching stories based on the words and deeds of Muhammad, that have brought inspiration and guidance to spiritual seekers for centuries. The passages in this collection, chosen for their universal appeal, reveal both Muhammad's profound worldly wisdom and his lofty spiritual vision. The Wisdom of the Prophet contains more than two hundred authentic stories and sayings of Muhammad translated by Thomas Cleary, the translator of The Essential Koran.

About the Author


Thomas Cleary holds a PhD in East Asian Languages and Civilizations from Harvard University and a JD from the University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law. He is the translator of over fifty volumes of Buddhist, Taoist, Confucian, and Islamic texts from Sanskrit, Chinese, Japanese, Pali, and Arabic.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781570628252
ISBN-10: 1570628254
Publisher: Shambhala
Publication Date: October 16th, 2001
Pages: 144
Language: English
Series: Shambhala Classics