40 Sufi Comics is a collection of comics based on stories from Sufism.
Summary of the Book
Stories of the Sufi saints have always taught morals in an unforgettable fashion. These saints were unique in their chosen way of teaching, and they were often considered mad by the people of their time. However, their wisdom, knowledge and their ability to simplify the largest problems remains one of their greatest facets. This book collects 40 small stories from Sufi Comics. It relates stories from Sufi history and mythology, explaining how the Sufi saints explained much about the universe and its working through simple lessons. It also presents verses from the Holy Quran and Traditions from the Prophet and the Ahlul Bayt, true to Islamic tradition. These comics present a unique introduction to the wisdom of the Sufi saints for readers of all faiths and ages. The comics are at once humorous and educational, bestowing knowledge to all who seek it with an open mind. This book is a definite read if you're curious about the stories and the heritage of Sufism.
About Sufi Comics
Sufi Comics was started by two brothers Mohammed Ali Vakil and Mohammed Arif Vakil. The authors grew up in Dubai and were influenced by the stories of the Prophet Muhammad and his Holy Progeny. The brothers are currently based in Bangalore, India.
Series Reading Order
If you liked this book, catch the second volume, The Wise Fool of Baghdad from this series and explore the story of a man pretending to be mad to escape the all-powerful lords of the Middle East.
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14 Jan, 2013
good but incomplete
7 Jan, 2013
Fountain of wisdom delivered in a small pack.
5 Jan, 2013
A treasure chest
29 Nov, 2012
Amazing Collection of simple yet powerful stories to reflect upon....
20 Nov, 2012
Paradigm of simplicity through spiritualism
20 Nov, 2012