Based on the last section of The Helping Guide of Imam Abdal-Wahid ibn ‘Ashir, this course will
provide students with an introduction to the discipline of ihsan, the third dimension of the religion
in the well-known hadith of Jibrīl e. Students will learn fundamental concepts of spiritual
purification and cultivation, the most vital spiritual virtues, and how to apply these practically to
cultivate the state of their own souls.