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Drunkenness and cosmology in Sufi poetry – William and Mary

by staff |  February 5, 2018 Oludamini Ogunnaike tentatively ushers the words to the poem he has translated from Sufi master Shaykh Ibrahim Niasse’s collection The Light of Truth. “The Holy is not seen with the naked eye, but rather with the eye … Continue reading

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City all set to enjoy Sufi Music Festival

I went to this festival many years ago when I was in Lahore for a conference on “Universal Islam” Amazing musician lineup! If you are in Lahore you should not miss this. – Imam Salim LAHORE: The city is set … Continue reading

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VR Documentary ZIKR: A Sufi Revival Acquired by Dogwoof at Sundance Film Festival – VR Focus

Imam Salim Says – “I would be very interested in seeing this!” By Peter Graham Last updated Feb 1, 2018 Last week the popular Sundance Film Festival took place, showcasing some of the best films from around the world. One of those in attendance … Continue reading

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Discover a 14th century Dargah in Kalaburagi – The Hindu

by Basav Biradar JANUARY 31, 2018 16:02 IST UPDATED: JANUARY 31, 2018 16:02 IST Embark on an adventurous discovery of unearthing ancient monuments After a gap of a decade, I was heading back to Kalaburgi. It is always an adventure to … Continue reading

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Basant festival: Revival of a 500-year-old tradition – Times of India

HYDERABAD: A few yards away from ‘Sihr-e-Baatil’ Kaman (the arch of magic breaker) near Gulzar Houz, an event on January 22 evening will enthral every Hyderabadi who loves Sufi music interspersed with mysticism and stands for the universal brotherhood of … Continue reading

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