Review: Tales from the Land of the Sufis A good starting place to learn about Sufism and tale telling within sufism traditions.
Review: Tales from the Land of the Sufis This is written in such an easy form, that even I can understand it. I really didn't know too much about Sufi literature, but I was fascinated... and even wrote notes. Available in most public libraries
Tales from the land of the Sufis Born in Tehran and initiates of the Nimatullahi Sufi Order, the authors live in the United States; they are able interpreters of Sufi tradition. They briefly discuss some cultural misunderstandings
These selections from Rumi's Mathnawi—a classic of Sufi spiritual literature—express the "lion's roar" of courage, discipline, clarity, and integrity. The lion represents t...