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Author Steinfels, Amina M.

Title Knowledge before action : Islamic learning and Sufi practice in the life of Sayyid Jalāl al-Dī n Bukhārī Makhdūm-i Jahāniyān / Amina M. Steinfels
Published Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 248 pages) : map
Series Studies in comparative religion
Studies in comparative religion (Columbia, S.C.)
Contents The education of a Sufi shaykh. Initiation into the Sufi path -- Pilgrimage and travel -- Teaching and practice. Book-learning and Islamic law -- Ritual and practice -- Money, non-Muslims, women, and saints -- Served by the inhabitants of the world. A public figure -- Legacy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Maḵẖdūm Jahāniyān Jahāṉ Gasht, Jalāluddīn, -1383.
Muslim scholars -- Biography.
Sufis -- Biography.
Sufism -- History.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2011048947
ISBN 128374127X (MyiLibrary)
1611171946 (electronic bk.)
9781283741279 (MyiLibrary)
9781611171945 (electronic bk.)