Sacred spaces and transnational networks in American Sufism: Bawa Muhaiyaddeen and contemporary shrine cultures

Charting Bawa's ministries from Jaffna to Pennsylvania -- From the ashram to mankumban: everyday practices amongst Bawa's Sri Lankan followers -- From the masjid to the mazar: rituals and spaces in the American fellowship -- Women in Bawa's ministries from Jaffna to Pennsylvania -- Sw...

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Authors: Xavier, Merin Shobhana ; Xavier, Merin Shobhna
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: London New York Oxford New Delhi Sydney Bloomsbury Academic 2018
Series/Journal:Islam of the Global West
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B USA / Sufism / Network / International communication
Further subjects:B Muhaiyaddeen, M. R. Bawa
B Islamic shrines (United States)
B Islamic shrines United States
B Sufism United States
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Parallel Edition:Electronic
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Summary:Charting Bawa's ministries from Jaffna to Pennsylvania -- From the ashram to mankumban: everyday practices amongst Bawa's Sri Lankan followers -- From the masjid to the mazar: rituals and spaces in the American fellowship -- Women in Bawa's ministries from Jaffna to Pennsylvania -- Swami to qutb: Bawa as al-insan al-kamil
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:1350024457