Books con argomento Brotherhoods
Muslim Communities of Grace
Abun-Nasr Jamil M.
edizioni Columbia Univ Pr collana (Hardcover)
Since the eighteenth century, adherence to Sufism, the mystical tradition of Islam, has been associated with membership in one of the Sufi brotherhoods. These brotherhoods constitute distinct religious communities within the general community of Islam. Jamil M. Abun-Nasr describes them as "communities of grace" because...