'Umar, An Essay into the Nature of Charisma in Islam'
A West African Sufi and religious reformer (c.1794-1864), struggled to reconcile the temporal achievements of his jihad with his mystical calling. The fame of Shaykh Omar rested on his reputation as a worker of miracles, and the success of jihad in his path to Allah....
Published December 1st 1989 by Routledge
Volume 1: The Cultivators of Islam, Volume 2: The Evolution of Islamic Institutions & Volume 3: The Growth of Arabic Literature
First Published in 1979. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....
Published February 1st 1979 by Routledge