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by Louis Brenner
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Making Sense of Illustrated Handwritten Archives. In: Journal of Religion in Africa. Author: Lamin Sanneh 1. View More View Less. Anndude anndaa yo woni anndal manngal . West African Sufi documents the evolution of this tragic crisis, but more important, it evokes Cerno Bokar's personal engagement with Islam and Islamic mysticism in his own words and describes in rich detail the religious and cultural milieu that shaped this engagement.
The Journal of African History. London: C. Hurst, 1984. Pp. viii + 215. £1. 5. The Journal of African History. King's College, London.
spiritual authority which had been bequeathed by al-Hajj Umar
spiritual authority which had been bequeathed by al-Hajj Umar. For a growing number of Tijanis in the 1920s and 1930s, this position was ascribed to Shaykh Hamallah of Nioro. But many Umarians, especially members of the Taal family, refused to accept the claims made on behalf of Hamallah; their protestations were supported by the French, who became increasingly fearful of Hamallah's burgeoning influence. his long and intimate contact with Cerno Bokar; however he was not averse to providing information to his French superiors (and colleagues) about the Hamallists, because he felt that by so doing he was aiding that movement.
West African Sufi: The Religious Heritage and Spiritual Quest of Cerno Bokar Saalif Taal. Fisher, Humphrey J. Conversion Reconsidered: Some Historical Aspects of Religious Conversion in Black Africa. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press,1983). Clancy-Smith, Julia A. Rebel and Saint: Muslim Notables, Popular Protest, Colonial Encounters (Algeria and Tunisia, 1800–1904). Africa 43, no. 1 (1973), 27–40. CrossRefGoogle Scholar. The Juggernaut’s Apologia: Conversion to Islam in Black Africa. Africa 55, no. 2 (1985): 153–73. Harrison, Christopher. France and Islam in West Africa, 1860–1960.
Louis Brenner illuminates forgotten struggles and shows the path towards meaning that one man chose to take. No current Talk conversations about this book.
Anndude anndaa yo woni anndal manngal. These words were spoken by Cerno Bokar, a contemplative Muslim mystic and teacher from what is now the Republic of Mali.
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