Hamzah Fansuri – an Indonesian/Malay Sufi Philosopher

Hamzah Fansuri was a 16C philosopher from Sumatra, who wrote Sufi-inspired prose and poetry in Malay. This 800 PAGE PhD thesis by Syed Muhammad Naquib al-Attas includes a Romanised edition of Hamzah’s three prose works and English translations: https://archive.org/details/themysticismofhamzahfansuri…

A video interview with al-Attas (on Islamic thought in general, not in Hamzah Fansuri) can be found here:

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