As in other mystic traditions, Sufism sees the relationship between the seeker and God as that of lover and beloved. This wise, beautiful book, written by the spiritual successor to Irine Tweedie (Daughter of Fire), describes the inner journey that takes the lover back to the God he refers to as "the beloved".
The Bond with the Beloved
Golden Sufi Center, The
The Inner Relationship of the Lover and the Beloved
Mind, Body & Spirit