Sufi News and Sufism World Report

An Archive of News Reports from Around the World Concerning Sufis and Sufism


Editor-in-Chief:
Dr. Alan Godlas

Assistant Editor:
Yafiah Katherine Randall

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More Sufi shrines torched in Tunisia (By Agence France-Presse Thursday, January 24, 2013)

More Sufi shrines torched in Tunisia (By Agence France-Presse Thursday, January 24, 2013)

Two Sufi mausoleums were torched in Tunisia on Thursday, police and media reported, in the latest violence the mystical Muslim sect claims is being carried out by ultra-conservative Salafist Muslims. The Sidi Ali Ben Salem ...

Jan, 21 · in Uncategorized

10th Anniversary of the Death of Annemarie Schimmel

Qantara.de. Stefan Wild, Searching for the Inner Life of Islam 24/1/2013 As one of the most eminent western scholars of Islam, Annemarie Schimmel is still held in high esteem in the Islamic world. But despite ...

Art exhibition: Highlighting human rights, Sufism through art

The Express Tribune, Art exhibition: Highlighting human rights, Sufism through art by Sehrish Ali, January 18, 2013 ISLAMABAD: With self-taught artist Arjumand Awan there is never a dull moment. Every year the artist raises the bar as ...

Jan, 25

Sufism in Morocco: Spiritual Path To Preach Love, Coexistence And Peace‏

Sufism in Morocco: Spiritual Path To Preach Love, Coexistence And Peace‏, Eurasia Review, By Said Temsamani (Washington, DC, Dec. 31, 2012) Morocco owes its image of a modern Muslim nation to Sufism, a spiritual and tolerant ...

Jan, 16

Mystical Islam Deters Fundamentalism

Inter Press Service, January 12 2013, Mystical Islam Deters Fundamentalism By Alexandra Di Stefano Pironti JAKARTA, Jan 4 2013 (IPS) – Indonesia, the world’s most populous Muslim-majority country, has found a deterrent to Islamic fundamentalists: they ...

Jan, 12

Couple brings long pursuit of Sufism to Louisville

Courier Journal Dec 28 2012, Couple brings  long pursuit of Sufism to Louisville by Peter Smith To the pulsing drums and the strumming of traditional Persian instruments, four dancers turned repeatedly in flowing white robes, ...

Jan, 11

Melodious confluence of Sufi and jazz

Melodious confluence of Sufi and jazz Tanushree Bhasin  22nd Dec 2012, The Sunday Guardian They started off almost a decade ago, featuring in a number of musical acts such as Advaita, Incognito, Artistes Unlimited, Suhail Yusuf ...

Jan, 05

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