Theoretical Sufism in the Early Period: With an Introduction to the Thought of Abū Bakr al-Wāsiṭi on the Interrelationship between Theoretical and the Practical Sufism

Studia Islamica, No. 98/99 (2004), pp. 71-9

A discussion of the inter-relationship of theoretical and practical Sufism in the early period through an examination of Abu Bakr al-Wasiti’s understanding of repentance (tawba).

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