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The Book and the Roses: Sufi Women, Visibility and Zikr in Contemporary Istanbul
Sufism is Islam's principal mystical tradition, providing its followers with the inner, esoteric or purely spiritual dimension of their faith. This path to spirituality has developed over centuries throughout the Islamic world, fundamentally influencing the religion and its followers, and has been a domain perceived as largely occupied by men. The Book and the Roses, howev ...more
Paperback, 248 pages
Published September 6th 2003 by I. B. Tauris
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