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Author Baḥya ben Joseph ibn Paḳuda, active 11th century, author

Title The book of direction to the duties of the heart / from the original Arabic version of Baḥya ben Joseph Ibn Paquda's al-Hidāya ilā Faraʼiḍ al-Qulūb ; introduction, translation and notes by Menahem Mansoor with Sara Arenson and Shoshana Dannhauser
Published Oxford, UK : Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, 2004
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Series The Littman library of Jewish civilization
Littman library of Jewish civilization (Series)
Contents On the unity of God -- On the explanation of the aspects of meditation upon creation and God's abundant grace shown in it -- On our obligation of obedience to God -- On the reliance upon God alone -- On the pure devotion of all acts to God alone -- On humility before God -- The explanation of the aspects of repentance, what is essential to it and its consequences -- On self-reckoning for God's sake -- On asceticism, its kinds and advantages -- On the true love of God -- Appendix / translated by David Goldstein
Notes Originally published by Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd in 1973
Translation of al-Hidāyah ilá farāʼiḍ al-qulūb
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 453-459) and indexes
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Subject Jewish ethics -- Early works to 1800.
Genre/Form Early works.
Form Electronic book
Author Arenson, Sara, editor, translator
Dannhauser, Shoshana, editor, translator
Mansoor, Menahem, editor, translator
ISBN 1909821349 (electronic bk.)
9781909821347 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Hidāyah ilá farāʼiḍ al-qulūb. English