Dhahabi Tariqah

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A branch of the Kubrawi order, founded by Najm al-Din Kubra (d. 1221) in the thirteenth century. Its line of succession goes back to Abd Allah Barzishabadi in the fifteenth century. The origin of the name Dhahabi is not known. The order is centered in Shiraz with sister khanaqahs (Sufi centers) in Tehran and Tabriz.

Subjects: Islam.

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