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In the Path of Allah
'Umar, An Essay into the Nature of Charisma in Islam'





ISBN 9781138972469
Published January 20, 2016 by Routledge
276 Pages

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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.

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John Ralph Willis