Reference Entry

Tabaqah

Edited by John L. Esposito

in The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

Published in print August 2004 | ISBN: 9780195125580
Published online November 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780199891207

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Cell in Sufi hospice (zawiyah or khanaqah) used for individual meditation, contemplation, and lodging. Usually located along the sides of

Reference Entry.  55 words. 

Subjects: Islam ; Society and Culture

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