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Sufism

Ronald Grisell

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Presented in an easy-to-read format, Sufism not only gives a detailed account of the major practices of Sufism but also traces the development and lineage of the faith in the major centers. Sufism also contains examples of important Sufi verse, aMorePresented in an easy-to-read format, Sufism not only gives a detailed account of the major practices of Sufism but also traces the development and lineage of the faith in the major centers. Sufism also contains examples of important Sufi verse, a detailed explanation of the major religious practices, a first hand description of ceremonies at a temple and a bibliography of literature related to Sufism in English and Persian (Farsi) for serious students.TOC:ForewordIslamic SectsNamesSummaryKey Dates, Words, People & Works In SufismThe Theory, Practices And Origins Of SufismCHAPTER 1: GENERAL BACKGROUNDHistoryThe MorshedThe SalekAblutionThe KhaneghahThe KherghehCHAPTER 2: SUFI THEORY AND TERMINOLOGYLiterature And PracticeThe Forty StagesCHAPTER 3: INFLUENCES AND ORIGINSSufism And SophismThe Wearers Of WoolSafaTasawofThe Origins Of SufismSufism and BuddhismThe First SufisCHAPTER 4: HISTORICAL CENTERS OF BAGHDAD, KHURASAN AND SHIRAZThe Center at BaghdadThe Center at KhurasanThe Center at ShirazCHAPTER 5: THE PRESENT CENTERS OF KURDESTAN, KARAJ AND THE REMAINING BRANCHES OF SUFISM IN IRANCenter At KurdestanCenter At KarajThe Remaining BranchesCHAPTER 6: THE OVEYSSI SCHOOL FOR SUFISM AT KARAJThe Master Of The SchoolSessions Of The SchoolCeremonies Where The Cloak Is WornSeyr Va SolookAppendixReferencesGlossaryIndexEND