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Definition of Sufi

Sufi
Sufi Su"fi, n. [From the name of a dynasty of Persian kings, Saf[=i], Safav[=i]; said to come from name Saf[=i]-ud-d[=i]n of an ancestor of the family, confused with s?f[=i] pious.] A title or surname of the king of Persia.
Sufi
Sufi Su"fi, n. [Ar. & Per. s?f[=i], wise, pious, devout.] One of a certain order of religious men in Persia. [Written also sofi.]

Meaning of Sufi from wikipedia

- Practitioners of Sufism have been referred to as "Sufis" (from صُوفِيّ‎, ṣūfīy). Historically, Sufis have often belonged to different ṭuruq or "orders"...
- Sufi whirling (or Sufi turning) (Turkish: Semazen borrowed from Persian Sama-zan, Sama, meaning listening, from Arabic, and zan, meaning doer, from Persian)...
- Sufi music is the devotional music of the Sufis, inspired by the works of Sufi poets, like Rumi, Hafiz, Bulleh Shah, Amir Khusrow and Khwaja Ghulam Farid...
- The Sufis is one of the best known books on Sufism by the writer Idries Shah. First published in 1964 with an introduction by Robert Graves, it introduced...
- Sufi refers to practitioners of Sufism or to topics related to Sufism. Sufi may also refer to: "Sufi" (song), the Turkish entry in the Eurovision Song...
- throughout South Asia. Following the entrance of Islam in the early 8th century, Sufi mystic traditions became more visible during the 10th and 11th centuries...
- Amir Sufi is the Bruce Lindsay Professor of Economics and Public Policy at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He was awarded the 2017...
- Sufi philosophy includes the schools of thought unique to Sufism, a mystical branch within Islam, also termed as Tasawwuf or Faqr according to its adherents...
- Sufi cosmology (Arabic: الكوزمولوجية الصوفية‎) is a Sufi approach to cosmology which discusses the creation of man and the universe, which according to...
- Hakam Sufi (3 March 1952 – 4 September 2012)[citation needed] was a noted Punjabi singer as well as songwriter. He was known for his songs like, paani...
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