Sufism – Origin and Developmen [FREE BOOK]

Sufism Origin and Development  | By Dr. Saleh As-Saleh

Dr. Saleh As-Saleh (may Allah have mercy upon him) was from the foremost students of Shaykh Ibnul-Uthaymeen (may Allah have mercy upon him). He took knowledge from the Shaykh from a long-distance for a while, then on a continuous basis from 1412-1415H and then regularly from 1415H where he became a dedicated student and studied with him until his death in 1421H.

Articles Extracted from the above e-Book:

Is the Origin of the word “Sufism” from Ahlus-Suffah (People of As-Suffah)? – Dr. Saleh as Saleh

The Beginning and Development of Sufism – Dr. Saleh as Saleh

Deviated Beliefs of Sufis Regarding the Prophet Muhammad (صلى الله عليه و سلم) – Dr Saleh as Saleh

The Deviated Concepts and Practices of Sufi in Reference to Tawheed of Allaah – Dr. Saleh as Saleh

Sufi type of Zuhd opposes the essence of true Zuhd laid down in the Qur’an, authentic Sunnah, and as understood by the Salaf – Dr. Saleh as Saleh


Dr. Saleh lived around 500 yards from Shaykh’s Ibnul-Uthaymeen house and has been blessed by Allaah to have obtained a Ph.D. in Medical Biochemistry and was a professor at Qaasim University, KSA. Furthermore, he was a well-known author of many great writings and books. He resided in ‘Unayzah, KSA, and was active in his call to the da’wah of Tawhid. He used to hold regular classes in the English Language on Paltalk.