Change in the Significance of Affiliation to Ṭarīqa The Case of Tiǧāniyya in and around Ǧimma

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Ishihara, Minako;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
  • Journal: Aethiopica (issn: 2194-4024, eissn: 1430-1938)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15460/aethiopica.19.1.1133
  • Subject: African History; Ethiopian Studies | Sufism; islamization; mysticism; religious NGO; biography | ddc:900 | ddc:920 | ddc:960

This article deals with Sufism in Ethiopia, how people came to affiliate themselves to certain Ṣūfī orders and how the ṭarīqa, or Ṣūfī order, underwent change in providing alternative ways for Muslims to follow their career under the present regime. The first part of th... View more