Links to other resources
Translations and extracts from books
Kitab al-Fana fi al-mushahada
Le livre de l'extinction dans la contemplation
Extrait, traduit de l'arabe, présenté et annoté par Michel Valsan. Paris, Les Editions de l'Oeuvre, 1984.
"Of the Divine Wisdom (al-hikmat al-'ilahiyah) in the Word of Adam"
Extracts from each of these chapters from "The Wisdom of the Prophets" Titus Burkhardt's translation of portions of the Fusus al-Hikam)
Translations by Aisha Bewley:
Selections from al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya
al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya, Chapter 3. On Allah being disconnected from any connection or embodiment contained in the words which designate Him
al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya, Chapter 4. The Cause of the Beginning of the World and the Ranks of the Most Beautiful Names
al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya, Chapter 6. Concerning the beginning of the spiritual creation. Who was the first to exist in it? From what did it exist? In what did it exist? In what manner did it exist? What was its goal? Concerning the spheres of the Macrocosm and the Microcosm
al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya, Chapter 7. The Beginning of Human Bodies (The last thing to come into existence in the Macrocosm and the last class of products)
al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya, Chapter 9. The existence of spirits created from smokeless fire (jinn)
al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya, Chapter 13. Concerning the Bearers of the Throne
al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya, Chapter 19. On the reason for the increase and decrease of knowledges and the words of Allah, "Say: 'Lord, increase me in knowledge!" and the words of the Prophet, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, "Allah does not restrict knowledge, plucking from the breasts of the scholars, but He removes it by removing the scholars.'"
al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya, Chapter 59. Concerning existent time and determined time
al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya, Chapter 66. Concerning the secret of the Shari'a, outward and inward, and which Divine Name brought it into existence
al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya, Chapter 71. On the Secrets of Fasting (Selections)
Other translations from al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya:
al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya, Les secrets du jeûne
translations in French from the Futuhat by Charles Andre Gilis
The Youth – The Figurative made literal, Book 1
The first twelve books (out of 37) of Eric Winkel's "prePrint" translation of the Futuhat into English are available on iTunes. They are in iBooks format which can only be read on a Mac or iOS device.
Kernel of the Kernel
Kernel of the Kernel
La parure des
Extrait de l'ouvrage traduit de l'arabe, présenté et annoté par Michel Valsan. Paris, Les Editions de l'Oeuvre, 1992.
Al-'Uryani, Abu Ya'qub, and Nunah Fatimah
Passages from The Ruh al-Quds and Durrat al-Fakhirah, translated with introduction and notes by Ralph Austin with the title Sufis of Andalusia.
Extraits de Le chant de l'ardent désir
choix de poémes traduits de l'arabe et présentés par Sami-Ali (Paris Sindbad, 1989)
Wasiyat - Conseil à un ami
Traduit de l'arabe et annoté par Michel Valsan in : Études traditionnelles. Paris, Éditions Traditionnelles, 1968.
The life and works of Ibn 'Arabi
About Ibn 'Arabi
Biographical information on Anqa Publishing website.
Ibn Arabî et le voyage sans retour
Extraits. Claude Addas. Paris, Seuil, 1996.
Ibn 'Arabî o la búsqueda del azufre rojo, por Claude Addas. Editorial Regional de Murcia, 1996
Publications by Claude Addas on academia.edu
Links to about 20 publications by Claude Addas in French and English available on academia.edu, including the full text of Quest for the Red Sulphur and Ibn Arabî The Voyage of no return. You can see the list at this url, but need to sign up to academia.edu (free) in order to download them.
Relating astrology to metaphysical principles
Extract from Mystical Astology, by Titus Burckhardt
The Way of The Sufi
A number of short quotations included in this article by Idris Shah
Muhyiddin Ibn 'Arabi
Fragments of poems translated into English
William C Chittick articles on academia.edu
Links to more than 170 articles by William Chittick are available on academia.edu. You can see the list of articles at this url, but need to sign up to academia.edu (free) in order to download them. Not all the articles are about Ibn 'Arabi.
James Morris articles
Links to more than 80 articles by James Winston Morris written or published between 1973 and 2016 are available on the Boston College University Libraries website. Not all the articles are about Ibn 'Arabi.
Publications by Eric Winkel on academia.edu
Links to about 20 publications by Eric Winkel available on academia.edu. You can see the list at this url, but need to sign up to academia.edu (free) in order to download them.
Articles in Spanish
For a very extensive series of links to articles about Ibn 'Arabi in Spanish, see the Artículos en Castellano page of the MIAS Latina website.
One View - Sufi and Dzogchen Reflections
BuddhaNet's magazine articles. This article focuses on Fakhruddin 'Iraqi, from the school of Ibn 'Arabi.
On Tasawwuf. Ibn `Ata' Allah al-Iskandari
The Debate with Ibn Taymiyya. What Ibn 'Ata' Allah al-Iskandari said to Ibn Taymiyya
Mawqif 132 of Al Amir Abd el Kader
Al Amir Abd el Kader: "Et Il est avec vous où que vous soyez..."
The experience and doctrine of love in Ibn Arabî
by Claude Addas. Delivered at the 2002 Society symposium in Oxford, The Service of Love.
Qu'est-ce que le soufisme?
Entretien avec Michel Chodkiewicz
A defence of
against some criticisms in the Muslim world, by by G.F. Haddad
Caravan of Summer
Peter Lamborn Wilson on the nature of spiritual travel
Reviews and responses
Journey to the Lord of Power
"Ibn 'Arabi and the Mystical Journey: A First Attempt to Understand Ibn 'Arabi's The Journey to the Lord of Power"
An Ocean Without a Shore
By Michel Chodkiewicz, review by Christian Jambet
Reflexión sobre El
Núcleo del Núcleo
de Ibn Arabi por Al. Sarand
Encyclopedia and Directory Entries
The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001.
Polish Internet Encyclopedia
Biography of Ibn Al-Arabi
Fraternet.com Mohyiddin Ibn'Arabi (1165 - 1240)
Der berühmte Denker aus Andalusien. Short descriptive piece in German
Shaykh Muhyi al-Din Ibn 'Arabi. Descriptive entry.
Publishers and Bookshops
Since 2007 the Ibn al-Arabi Foundation in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, has published critical editions of many works by Ibn 'Arabi and translations into Urdu.
The Muhyiddin Ibn Arabi Society Latina (MIAS Latina) is the publisher of the annual journal El Azufre Rojo: Revista De Estudios Sobre Ibn Arabi.
The Youth – The Figurative made literal, Book 1
The first twelve books (out of 37) of Eric Winkel's "prePrint" translation of the Futuhat into English are available from Amazon and other bookshops. This link is Amazon in the UK.
Charles Andre Gilis
List of ten translations into French by Charles Andre Gilis from the writings of Ibn 'Arabi.
Wardah Books, Singapore
Conferences and courses
Harvard Fusus Seminar
Harvard Fusus Seminar – recordings of seminars on the Fusus al-hikam and the Futuhat al-Makkiyya. Most of the documents are not accessible.
Other than English, French and Spanish
Seyh-ül Ekber Muhyiddîn Ibn Arabî
In Arabic, a scanned copy in pdf format [1200 pages] of the dictionary of terminology compiled by Sou'ad al-Hakim, based on Ibn 'Arabi's works.
A mention of Rumi and Ibn 'Arabi by Baha'ullah