Volume 61 is now available. See contents list.

Articles There are more than 200 articles on the site, mainly from the Journal of the Society. They are indexed by author and by general area of content. Recently added: On Two Books Attributed to Ibn ‘Arabî – K. al-mabâdî wa l-ghâyât li ma‘ânî l-hurûf and K. mâhiyyat al-qalb by Claude Addas and Michel Chodkiewicz.

Podcasts: There are now nearly 100 podcasts on the website or via iTunes. Recently posted: William C. Chittick, "Ibn 'Arabi: The Doorway into an Intellectual Tradition" Podcasts page

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It is He who is revealed in every face, sought in every sign, gazed upon by every eye, worshipped in every object of worship, and pursued in the unseen and the visible. Not a single one of His creatures can fail to find Him in its primordial and original nature.

Ibn 'Arabi, Futûhât al-Makkiyya


Muhyiddin Ibn 'Arabi

Mystic, philosopher, poet, sage, Muhyiddin Ibn 'Arabi is one of the world's great spiritual teachers. Ibn 'Arabi was born in Murcia, Al-Andalus, in 1165 and his writings had an immense impact throughout the Islamic world and beyond. The universal ideas underlying his thought are of immediate relevance today.

This web site passes on news and announcements of events, and provides information about publications in this field. It has over 150 translations and articles republished from the Society's Journal and other sources.

This Vast Earth : Ibn 'Arabi's Ecology of Consciousness

November 10-11, 2017; UC Santa Barbara, California, USA. The 2017 Annual Conference of the Ibn 'Arabi Society in the USA will be held on the seaside campus of the University of California at Santa Barbara. Details to come, but hold the date in your calendar! Events page

Translating the Futūḥāt al-Makkīyah

Dr Eric Winkel has announced the availability of his English translation ofthe third of sections of the Futūḥāt al-Makkīyah in pre-print editions. More information

Lectures in Australia in October 2017

Stephen Hirtenstein, editor of the MIAS Journal, will be speaking at a symposium in Adelaide, and giving lectures in Sydney and Melbourne based on his latest book, The Alchemy of Human Happiness. More information

Video Channels

Talks from Ibn 'Arabi Society symposia and other events are available on Youtube: Ibn 'Arabi Society channel, Ibn 'Arabi Ideas channel.

Ibn Arabi Study Retreats

At Chisholme House, Scottish Borders, UK, July to September 2017. See Events page

Membership

The Muhyiddin Ibn 'Arabi Society was founded in 1977 to promote a greater understanding of the work of Ibn 'Arabi and his followers. It is an international association with its headquarters in Oxford England and a branch in Berkeley California. It is funded by the subscriptions of its members. See membership options for the UK/Rest of world and North America.

Among other benefits members receive the Journal, published twice a year, and have discounted entry to events.

MIAS Latina is an independent affiliate based in Spain, organising conferences and publishing articles in Spanish, Portuguese and Italian.


The movement which is the existence of the universe is the movement of love.

Ibn 'Arabi, Fusûs al-Hikam