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Sufi Bodies - a book by Bashir, Shahzad

Sufi Bodies

Religion and Society in Medieval Islam

Sufi Bodies( )
Author: Bashir, Shahzad
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Columbia University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $36.00
Book Description:

Between 1300 and 1500 C.E. a new form of Sufi Islam took hold among central Islamic peoples, joining individuals through widespread networks resembling today's prominent paths and orders. Understanding contemporary Sufism requires a sophisticated analysis of these formative years. Moving beyond a straight account of leaders and movements, Shahzad Bashir weaves a rich history around the depiction of bodily actions by Sufi masters and disciples, primarily in Sufi literature and...
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Detailed Subjects: Religion / Islam / Sufi
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.006 x 8.814 x 0.619 Inches
Book Weight:0.92 Pounds

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