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A new play, ‘Christmas Mubarak,’ mixes Christian and Muslim stories of Jesus’ birth – Religion News Service

A Chicago theater company hopes its first-of-a-kind mashup will illustrate how much Christianity and Islam actually have in common. Continue reading

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Why was medieval Islamic medicine important?

Medicine was important in the medieval Islamic world. Doctors and scholars wrote extensively on the topic and made significant discoveries about medicine and healing. Learn more in this article. Continue reading

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Fez to hold 11th Festival of Sufi Culture this month | MEO

Festival themed “Presence of Sufism” seeks to reinforce Morocco’s position in intercultural dialogue by forging bridge between East and West. Source: Fez to hold 11th Festival of Sufi Culture this month | MEO CASABLANCA – The eleventh edition of the … Continue reading

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Finding The Lost Meaning Of Sufism | Feature | Kashmir Observer

Song of the Dervish: Nizamuddin Auliya: The Saint of Hope and Tolerance The chief nightingales in the rose garden of India were Sufi Saints, Muslim holy men who linked themselves to an Islamic worldview with its own cosmology, its trajectory … Continue reading

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Nyogen Senzaki on Sufism and Zen | James Ford

An interesting re-print of a re-print of Senzaki’s account of his meeting with Pir-o-Murshid Inayat Khan. Post by John Ford from 2007. With credit due to Sufi Ruhaniat. Source: Nyogen Senzaki on Sufism and Zen | James Ford

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