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Sufis

Indries Shah

Sufis

by Indries Shah

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sufism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementIndries Shah ; introduction by Robert Graves.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 403 p.
    Number of Pages403
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21867581M

    Sufism, mystical Islamic belief and practice in which Muslims seek to find the truth of divine love and knowledge through direct personal experience of God. It consists of a variety of mystical paths that are designed to ascertain the nature of humanity and of God and to facilitate the experience of the presence of divine love and wisdom in the world. The Sufis claim to be the originators of all of the major human attempts to penetrate beyond the apparent world to the reality that lies behind appearances, whether these attempts are labelled 5/5(2).

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    The Sufis are as diverse as the countries in which they've flourished—from Morocco to India to China—and as varied as their distinctive forms of art, music, poetry, and dance. “If you were to read only one book on Sufism, this would be the leading candidate.”—Richard Smoley and .   Modern Sufism and the State brings together a range of scholars, including anthropologists, historians, and religious-studies specialists, to challenge common assumptions that are made about Sufism today. Focusing on India and Pakistan within a broader global context, this book provides locally grounded accounts of how Sufis in South Asia have.


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Unlike most books on Sufism, which are primarily collections of translated Sufi texts, this accessible guide is a /5(89). First published inIdries Shah's book about the Sufis, at that time widely regarded as "the mystical side of Islam," revealed and reinterpreted the historical significance of Sufi activity both in the East and in Europe/5(90).

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A Mughal-era Sufi prayer book from the Chishti order. Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti was born in and died in Also known as Gharīb Nawāz ("Benefactor of the Poor"), he is the most famous Sufi saint of the Chishti Order.

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