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Islamic Mysticism in Asia


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Ibn al-Munawwar, M. The Secrets of God's Mystical Oneness, or, The Spiritual Stations of Shaikh Abu Sa'id. Translated by John O'Kane. Costa Mesa, Calif.: Mazda, 1992.

Khan, H. Inayat. The Mysticism of Sound and Music. Boston: Shambala, 1991.

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Massignon, L. The Passion of al-Hallaj. 4 vols. Translated by Herbert Mason. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1982.

Nizami. The Story of Layla and Majnun. Translated by R. Gelpke et al. New Lebanon, N.Y.: Omega Publications, 1997.

Radtke, B., and J. O'Kane. The Concept of Sainthood in Early Islamic Mysticism. Richmond, U.K.: Curzon Press, 1996.

Schimmel, A. Mystical Dimensions of Islam. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1975.

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Science EncyclopediaScience & Philosophy: Intuitionist logic to KabbalahIslamic Mysticism in Asia - History: Early Period, Doctrine And Practices, The Sufi Path, Impact On Literature And The Arts