Author: Hujjat al Islam Abu Hamid Muhammad al Ghazali al Tusi
Publisher: Great Books of the Islamic World, Kazi Publications (2002)
Pages: 32 Binding: Paperback
Description from the publisher --
Al-Ghazzali discusses the difficult issues involved in listening to music and attaining ecstasy through topics like what id unlawful and what is lawful, where listening to music is unlawful, the effects of music and its rules of conduct and the rules of conduct of the whirling dance (sama). This is Book XVIII of Part Two of the Alchemy of Happiness entitled On Mutual Relations.