A New Title for the Study of Sufism

Peace, one and all…

I wanted to post the bibliographical details of a new book which I recently read and enjoyed on Sufism. 

Malik, J & Hinnells, J (2006), Sufism in the West, London: Routledge.

This is a collection of essays on contemporary manifestations of Sufism in the West.  It includes essays on the Naqshbandi tariqa, as well as the Nimatullahi Order.

Ma’as salama,
Abdur Rahman


New Additions…

Peace, one and all…

As promised, I’m posting some new bibliographical references for the study of early Islamic history.  It’s all fairly random at present.  Insha Allah, once I get some free time during the Xmas break, I’ll sort this blog out.  For now, enjoy…

If you have any questions, I’m more than happy to answer them, insha Allah.

Kraemer, J L (1986) Humanism in the Renaissance of Islam: The Cultural Revival of the Buyid Age, Leiden: E J Brill

Jamal, N E (2002), Surviving the Mongols: Nizari Quhistani and the Continuity of the Ismaili Tradition in Persia, London, IB Tauris/Institute of Ismaili Studies

Klemm, V (2003), Memoirs of a Mission: The Ismaili Scholar, Statesman and Poet al-Mu`ayyad fi’l-Din al-Shirazi, London, IB Tauris/Institute of Ismaili Studies

Walker, P E (1999), Hamid al-Din al-Kirmani: Ismaili Thought in the Age of al-Hakim, London, IB Tauris/Institute of Ismaili Studies

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