Al-Junayd defines the truthful murid

Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyya related from al-Sulami that al-Junayd said: “The truthful seeker (al-murid al-sadiq) has no need for the scholars of knowledge” and: “When Allah desires great goodness for the seeker, He makes him flock to the Sufis and prevents him from accompanying those who read books.”

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~ by The Murabit Blog on 02/05/2010.

One Response to “Al-Junayd defines the truthful murid”

  1. Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu! Could you please mention in witch of his books does Ibn Qayyim narrate this?
    Jazakum Allahu Taala khayran.

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