Abū Isḥāq al-Ilbīrī (rahimahullah) lived in the 5th century Hijri (10 – 11 century A.D).
His beautiful Manzūma known popularly as Manzūmat al-Ilbīrī, is full of wisdom calling towards asceticism and seeking knowledge. He compares wealth to knowledge to establish the superiority of the former.
In this episode, we discuss a few selected lines from the poem. Enjoy and let us know what you think!