al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya (English Translation)

The Greatest Teacher, al-shaykh al-akbar, Ibn al-Arabi dictated to his close friends this work of over 10,000 manuscript pages depicting the extraordinary vision of the Youth he encountered while circling the Kaabah in Makkah. Despite its clear provenance as a completely accurate work, from the hand and mind of its transcriber, and its reputation through the centuries as the most significant and profound reflection of Islamic thought,


Al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya Complete Critical Edition

A new and complete Arabic Critical Edition of Al-Futuhat al-Makkiyya has been published by the Ministery of Culture, Yemen. The editor of this new edition is Abd al-Aziz Sultan al-Mansub along with Ahmed Saeed al-Nasir.


Foundation's introduction in MIAS newsletter

We are very thankful to Muhyiddin Ibn 'Arabi Society Oxford Uk for writing an introduction on Ibn Arabi Foundation Pakistan. Here is the original text of the introduction as printed in the Issue 25th of Summer 2008 Newsletter. "The Ibn Arabi Foundation was established in Pakistan in 2007, the work of Abrar Ahmed and Malik Hamesh under the spiritual guidence of Sheikh Rafaqat Hussain Shah. Its website was its first significant publishing effort. (


Translations Completed (First draft)

Here is a list of some Rasa'ils which we have translated from Arabic:

1- Kitab Azal (كتاب الأزل ).

In kitab al Azal Sheikh told the correct meaning of Azal (Eternity) in rhetoric and in the language of Secrets. At the end he also show the minor distinction between Ism اسم sifa صفة and Naat نعت and told that Azal is a Naat, not an ism nor Sifa to Allah.


Appreciations for Rasa'il Ibn al-Arabi

We are very thankful to Sheikh Rafaqat Hussain Shah (Spiritual leader of Ibn al-Arabi Foundation) and all those who have read and appreciated our first translation of Rasa'il Ibn al-Arabi. We are committed to bring forth next translations more perfect than this one. Once again thanks all those who supported us in this cause.

Who are we

Spiritual force behind the Foundation's activities here in Pakistan. Our Shaykh in Qadari Tariqa

Syed Rafaqat Hussain Shah
Shaykh of Qadari Razzaqi tariqa

Shaykh of Tariqa al Akbariiya, our mentor in correct understanding of the Shaykh's teachings.

Shaykh Ahmed Muhammad Ali
Shaykh of Akbariyya Tariqa

Editor, Translator and Ambassador of Shaykh al Akbar. Working full time in the foundation

Abrar Ahmed Shahi
Head at Ibn al Arabi Foundation Pakistan

Proof reader and Urdu language editor, contributing part time on Foundation's activities

Hamesh Gul Malik
Secretary General.