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  • Muslim Travellersby Dale F. Eickelman; James Piscatori

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    Pilgrimage, travel for learning, visits to shrines, exile, and labour migration shape the religious imagination and in turn are shaped by it. Some travel, such as pilgrimage, explicitly intended for religious purposes, has equally important economic and political consequences. Other travel, not primarily motivated by religious concerns and thus neglected... more...

  • Sufi Ritualby Ian Richard Netton

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 60.95

    This study reveals the world of Sufi ritual with particular reference to two major Sufi orders. It examines the ritual and practices of these orders and surveys their organisation and hierarchy, initiation ceremonies, and aspects of their liturgy such as dhikr (litany) and sama (mystical concert). Comparisons are made with the five pillars of Islam... more...

  • Ismaili Hymns from South Asiaby Zawahir Moir; Christopher Shackle

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 190.00

    The Aga Khans have long played a prominent part on the international stage, but much less tends to be understood about the most important group of their followers, the Khoja Ismailis of South Asia, who are now also settled in many other parts of the world. Even less is generally known about the hymns, called ginans, which have historically formed so... more...

  • Oriental Mysticismby E H Palmer

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 210.00

    Originally published 1867. This volume describes not only the basic tenets of the Sufis but also the Ahl i wahdat which was a branch of Sufism. The author?s use of a Persian manuscript treatise by ?Aziz bin Mohammed Nafasi? is an indispensable tool, particularly because the author did not merely translate it but gave a clearer and more succinct... more...

  • Rumi The Persian, The Sufiby A. Reza Arasteh

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 205.00

    Originally published in 1965. This volume presents a systematic study of Rumi?s rebirth into a total being. By studying the elements of Persian culture, as well as the unique writings of Rumi, the author reveals the characteristics of maturity, the qualities of final integration in identity, health, and happiness that underlie Rumi?s life... more...

  • Abd al-Ghani al-Nabulusiby Samer Akkach

    Oneworld Publications 2014; US$ 40.00

    In this unique look at a key figure in the Islamic enlightenment, Samer Akkach examines the life and works of ‘Abd al-Ghani al-Nabulusi (1641-1731) of Damascus: a contemporary of many major thinkers, scientists, poets, and philosophers of the European Enlightenment. Often characterized solely as a Sufi saint, his thought and teachings were of a much... more...

  • Die Nische der Lichterby Muhammed Al-Ghazali; Abd Elsamad Elschazli; Abd Elsamad Elschazli

    Felix Meiner Verlag 2002; US$ 24.20

    Hauptbeschreibung Diese Spätschrift besticht durch ihre Knappheit, Geschlossenheit und Prägnanz. In der literarischen Form der Belehrung eines fragenden Schülers demonstriert al-Ghazali unter Verwendung der Licht-Metaphorik den Grundsatz seiner Lehre, nach der uns gewisse Erkenntnis weder durch die Sinne zufällt, noch durch die gezielte Anstrengung... more...

  • Die verborgene Moscheeby Josef Peter Schuller; Wolfram Reiss; Ulrike Bechmann

    Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 25.36

    Religiöse Gebäude im öffentlichen Raum - sie stiften Identität für die einen und sorgen für Aufruhr bei den anderen. Damit sind sie im Kontext von Migration ein bedeutender Indikator dafür, wie weit eine religiöse Gruppe in einer Aufnahmegesellschaft anerkannt und in sie integriert ist. Josef Peter Schuler beschäftigt sich mit der Frage, wie präsent... more...

  • Sexualität und Körperpraxis im Islamby Farideh Akashe-Böhme

    Brandes & Apsel 2012; US$ 14.79

    Die bekannte Soziologin und Frauenforscherin liefert überzeugende Antworten zur Frage der Sexualität und Stellung der Frau im Islam. Ihr neues Buch trägt wesentlich zur Aufklärung bei. Es legt dar, welcher Diskurs unter der Perspektive der allgemeinen Menschenrechte und der Gleichstellung der Geschlechter auch in Europa angeregt werden soll. Was aus... more...

  • The Meeting of Oppositesby Andrew Wingate

    SPCK 2014; US$ 36.46

    Hinduism has many western forms, especially in the US, and a powerful presence in Leicester and London. In this book, The historical background as well as the story of migration are explored, so that the reader can understand why Hindus relate quite differently in Britain, in Scandinavia and in the US. It offers a guided tour of Hindu life and relations... more...