Hearts Turn: Sinners, Seekers, Saints and the Road to Redemption by Michael Sugich
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By Michael Sugich, Telltale Texts, Paperback, 372 pages
A gripping exploration of the act of 'tawba', a Qur’anic term commonly translated as repentance.
In this book, Michael Sugich, tells stories that are harrowing and hilarious, heartrending and bizarre, profane and transcendent, and altogether full of hope, showing how people from all parts of the world and many walks of life have turned themselves around toward a higher reality.
About the author:
Michael Sugich is a native of Santa Barbara, California, and studied at UCLA and the California Institute of the Arts. He was initiated into a traditional Sufi order in 1972. Since that time he has studied Sufi doctrine and practice with spiritual masters across the Arab and Islamic world. He lived for 23 years in the precincts of the sacred city of Makkah where he kept company with many men of knowledge and illumination.