Ibn Arabi

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Muhyi al –Din Arabi (Sheikh al –Akbar), one of the greatest and certainly the most prolific Sufis of Islam (1165 – 1240), born in Spain.

He travelled far and wide in the Muslim countries and in 1320 setteled in Damascus where he ldied and was buried.

There seems little doubt that he is the author of some 400 works; among which are a full exposition of the author's Sufi doctorine and a summary of the teaching of 28#### prophets from Adam to the Prophet.
His ideas had their most profound influence in Anatolia.


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