Flashcards in Week 7 Deck (19):
Withdrawing from this world is their primary goal. Reflecting on the Qur'an is how they find God.
Name came to be because of their trademark wool clothes.
The founding father of Sufism (also of kalam)
Famous female controversial mystic
Complete reliance on God and unquestioning contentment with his will.
Very open Sufi, was executed by the Abbasids for heresy.
The Systemization of Sufism
After al-Hallaj execution, Sufis reconciled their teachings with Sunni creed.
Shaykh and Murid
The first is a master in Sufi and the second is disciples in Sufi.
Brotherhoods of Sufis
A license for a Sufi to gain disciples.
A Sufi ceremony thing.
A friend of God or saint.
Those seen with supernatural power in Sufism
Oneness with God
Local school of sufi
Very popular Algerian sufi in 1914.
Ali, the Kharijites & Umayyad
Believed in strive for personal purity, moral uprightness without withdrawing from the world.