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An Introduction to Islam

This guide was created to offer some introductory materials about the Islam faith, Muslims, Islamic society, etc.


Sufism is a broadly defined term often used to define and identify various Islamic mystical movements. The phenomenons of mysticism are sometimes known as tasawwuf

The term is drawn from the Arabic, suf, meaning wool. The term sufi, therefore, indicates one who wears wool.

A definition of sufism

Different Faces of Mysticism

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Notable Sufi Mystics

Below, you'll find an abbreviated list of notable adab authors and sufi mystics

Jalal al-Din Rumi



Books on Sufism

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