Sufi Chants From Cairo
Inst. Du Monde Afr.
Release date: 1999-11-16
authentic sufi music at its best
This is a wonderful collection of sufi music. It starts with adhan, the call to prayer, then continues with recitation of the Qoran and the invocation of Allah's names. The chants are beautiful and it concludes with prayers on the Prophet Mohammad(peace be upon him) together with the story of...
Excellence is a virtue
This is an excellent CD. The highest production values were maintained throughout. From the adhan to the end of the CD, I was enthralled. The reciter is obviously well trained and inspired. This CD has absolutely no weaknesses. Everyone interested in the traditions of Islamic mysticism will...
Sufi Chants From Cairo - Bookshelf
The Wellness Workbook, 3rd Ed, How to Achieve Enduring Health and Vitality
Sufic/Islamic Sufi Chants from Cairo by La Confrerie Chadhiliyya. Sufism began as early as the eighth century. Works like this serve to help the practitioner gain direct experiential contact with God, using techniques that heighten concentration ...
The Rough Guide to Egypt
Al-Hamidiyah Brotherhood Saint Egypt: La Châdhiliya –Sufi Chants from Cairo ( Institut du Monde Arabe). An offshoot of the Shadhiliyya Sufi order. Um Sameh, Um Hassan and Nour el-Sabah Mazaher. Three zar priestesses on CD and video , ...
بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Sufi News and Sufism World Report: To ...
Hussein was the grandson of the Prophet Mohammed and the party in his honor is held over three days because of El-Hussein Mosque in the heart of Islamic Cairo. This year, however, the celebrations were overshadowed by the false news that the Sufis were protesting against the destruction by the graves of their Salafist Wallis (Sufi spiritual leaders of the seven) in the governorates of the country. According to the Moulids Egypt by JW McPherson, "moulids are national or religious carnivals in honor of one of Wallis Egyptian (blessed).Although they flourished in Egypt in the 12th century on the hands of the Fatimids who gave legitimacy moulids Islamic Egypt, but the book explains that moulids could be traced back to ancient Egypt. "With over 15 million followers in Egypt, represented by Council 74 Sufi orders are described as the soul of Islam....
News The Gospel of Sufism in Post-Revolutionary Egypt
Huffington Post (blog) - Sep 16, 2011
in perfect harmony with Sufi chants. It did not matter that Alana Alexander, Danielle Lewis and John Garner had no familiarity with Sufism. They shared with the other musicians the celebration of spirituality through music. When I surveyed the Festival
No rest for an Egypt revolutionary
Bellingham Herald - May 19, 8542
Maher climbs the mosque's back stairs to a meeting room, where Sufis, more mystical and less temporal than fundamentalist Salafis, want help planning a protest. A week earlier, tens of thousands of bearded Salafis had surged into Tahrir Square,
Dispatches From Cairo: Tensions Mount in Revolution Central
Truthdig - May 19, 2030
And there are tensions about the eventual rise of a Sufi political coalition to counter the Sufis' religious antagonists, the Salafi political entity. Sufism, a mystical branch of Islam, is considered heretical by the Salafi and many traditional and