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Saints and Sons: The Making and Remaking of the Rashidi Ahmadi Sufi Order, 1799-2000
This first history of the Rash di A madiyya argues for a new explanation of the great Sufi revival of the eighteenth century, and also defines a new paradigm of development and change in Sufi orders. In his study of one widespread Sufi order over two centuries and three continents, the author identifies a repeating cycle in which a section of an order rises under a great s ...more
Hardcover, 255 pages
Published November 23rd 2004 by Brill Academic Publishers
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