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The divine flood : Ibrahim Niasse and the roots of a twentieth-century Sufi revival

Author: Rüdiger Seesemann
Publisher: Oxford ; New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The "Community of the Divine Flood," established by Ibrahim Niasse within the Tijaniyya Sufi order in West Africa, is among the most successful Islamic movements of the twentieth century. This book  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Ibrāhīm Iniyās; Ibrāhīm Iniyās; Ibrāhīm Iniyās
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rüdiger Seesemann
ISBN: 9780195384321 0195384326
OCLC Number: 658200806
Description: xvi, 331 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents: "A flood shall come upon my companions" --
Studying Sufism in context --
Beginnings: Ibrahim Niasse and the advent of the flood --
Spiritual training: the way to mystical knowledge --
Seeing God: the nascent community --
Crossing borders: expansion in Senegal and beyond --
"The supreme saint of his time": a prophecy fulfilled --
After the flood.
Responsibility: Rüdiger Seesemann.

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Seesemann's book is an important contribution not only to the study of religions in general but to Anglophone studies on sub-Saharan West Africa in particular. ... This book will be particularly Read more...

 
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