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By Sadia Dehlvi

ISBN-10: 9350290952

ISBN-13: 9789350290958

notice the historical past of India s capital urban throughout the attention-grabbing lives and teachings of its Sufi saints

The Sufi Courtyard takes you on a trip during the well-known and lesser-known dargahs of Delhi. From the 1st Sufi centre demonstrated in Mehrauli by means of Khwaja Qutub Bakhtiar Kaki in the course of the early days of the Delhi Sultanate to later 19th century Sufi retreats within the urban, the writer explores the non secular, cultural and ancient legacy of he Delhi Sufis, making this publication as a lot approximately Delhi because it is ready Sufism.

For centuries, the dargahs of Delhi have attracted huge numbers of devotees belonging to varied international locations, faiths and backgrounds who search religious solace and provide in their needs. The magnetism of dargahs emanates from the personalities of the extreme Sufis buried within the premises. via an easy narrative, Sadia Dehlvi brings to lifestyles the philosophies and tales in their lives.

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