Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Early Sufi Women: Dhikr an-niswa al-muta 'abbidat as sufiyyat” as Want to Read:
Early Sufi Women: Dhikr an-niswa al-muta 'abbidat as sufiyyat
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Early Sufi Women: Dhikr an-niswa al-muta 'abbidat as sufiyyat

3.93  ·  Rating Details ·  14 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
This earliest known work in Islam devoted entirely to women's spirituality was written by the Persian Sufi Abu 'Abd ar-Rahman as-Sulami. The long-lost text provides portraits of 80 Sufi women who lived in the central Islamic lands between the 8th and 11th centuries C.E. As spiritual masters and exemplars of Islamic piety, they served as respected teachers and guides in the ...more
Paperback, 334 pages
Published January 1st 1999 by Fons Vitae (first published 1010)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Early Sufi Women, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Early Sufi Women

Community Reviews

(showing 1-44)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Abdullah Taha
Abdullah Taha rated it it was amazing
Nov 18, 2012
Yahya
Yahya rated it it was amazing
Dec 15, 2007
nisrine
nisrine rated it it was amazing
Jan 16, 2016
Mohamad Ballan
Mohamad Ballan rated it liked it
Mar 01, 2015
Aaminah Shakur
Aaminah Shakur rated it it was amazing
Jul 28, 2016
Kathrin
Kathrin rated it it was amazing
Jun 09, 2009
Aisha LaDon M.Msc.
Aisha LaDon M.Msc. rated it it was amazing
Oct 27, 2012
Furkhanhaq
Furkhanhaq rated it it was amazing
Jan 07, 2013
Collette
Collette rated it really liked it
Oct 01, 2013
Rabe'a Khan
Rabe'a Khan rated it really liked it
Mar 02, 2013
Justin
Justin rated it it was ok
Nov 01, 2010
Hinna
Hinna rated it liked it
Oct 10, 2009
Omzi
Omzi rated it it was ok
Aug 20, 2008
Poppy
Poppy rated it it was ok
Jan 16, 2009
Jordan
Jordan marked it as to-read
Apr 28, 2007
Umm Layth
Umm Layth marked it as to-read
Jun 05, 2007
Meen
Meen marked it as to-read
May 30, 2008
Danielle
Danielle marked it as to-read
Jun 13, 2008
Kate
Kate marked it as to-read
Aug 03, 2008
else fine
else fine marked it as to-read
Dec 02, 2008
Yasmin
Yasmin marked it as to-read
Nov 17, 2009
Jbondandrews
Jbondandrews marked it as to-read
Nov 18, 2009
Ahmed Hussien
Ahmed Hussien marked it as to-read
Feb 02, 2010
Nadia
Nadia marked it as to-read
Mar 03, 2010
Hodan
Hodan added it
Apr 15, 2010
Carman
Carman marked it as to-read
Oct 14, 2011
Emma
Emma added it
Jun 30, 2012
Feinmann
Feinmann marked it as to-read
Jul 17, 2012
Melanie
Melanie marked it as to-read
Sep 02, 2012
Abdul Majid
Abdul Majid marked it as to-read
Apr 17, 2013
Ahmad Zainullah
Ahmad Zainullah marked it as to-read
Apr 30, 2013
Faatimah
Faatimah marked it as to-read
Jun 04, 2013
Sam
Sam marked it as to-read
Jun 05, 2013
Furkhan Haque
Furkhan Haque marked it as to-read
Jun 23, 2013
Ajaz Syed
Ajaz Syed marked it as to-read
Oct 18, 2013
Michael
Michael marked it as to-read
Nov 04, 2013
GizemÖzlem
GizemÖzlem marked it as to-read
Feb 16, 2014
Essma
Essma marked it as to-read
Mar 09, 2014
Said Muhammad
Said Muhammad is currently reading it
Apr 27, 2014
Fouad
Fouad marked it as to-read
May 05, 2014
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book