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Ṣūfī Mystics of the Niger DesertSidi Mahmud and the Hermits of Aïr$
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H. T. Norris

Print publication date: 1990

Print ISBN-13: 9780198265382

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198265382.001.0001

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The Followers of Sīdī Maḥmūd and their Disciples

The Followers of Sīdī Maḥmūd and their Disciples

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(p.36) 4 The Followers of Sīdī Maḥmūd and their Disciples
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Ṣūfī Mystics of the Niger Desert
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H. T. Norris

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198265382.003.0005

The scholars who witnessed Sīdī Mahmūd's pre-eminence and his superior virtue were those men who were distinguished in learning. Some amongst them were those who were the disciples of Shayk Muhammad b. al-Karīm al-Maghīlī. Others amongst them were those who had met him and who also had met Shayk Abū Ruways. Some had met Imām al-Suyūtī and Shayk Ahmad al-Zarrūq. These men, and other scholars like them, were the lords of the people of the ninth century of the hijra.

Keywords:   scholars, Sīdī Mahmūd, Shayk Muhammad b. al-Karīm al-Maghīlī, Shayk Abū Ruways, Imām al-Suyūtī, Shayk Ahmad al-Zarrūq, hijra

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