Hajji Bektash Wali

Hajji Bektash Wali

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Hajji Bektash Wali was an Islamic mystic, humanist and philosopher from Nishapur (Iran) who lived approximately from 1209-1271 in Anatolia. The name attributed to him can be translated as "The Pilgrim Saint Bektash." He is the eponym of the Bektashi Sufi order and is considered as one of the principal teachers of Alevism. He is also a renowned figure in the history and culture of both Ottoman Empire and modern day Turkey. The Hajji title implies that Hajji Bektash Wali made the pilgrimage to Mecca and Medina to perform Hajj. According to Uzun Ferdows 's Wal yatn ma (translated as The Saintly Exploits of Haci Bektas Veli ), the principal biographical work concerning Hajji Bektash, he was born in the town Nishapur, now a city in the province of Khorasan in northeastern Iran. As analyzed by H. Algar and A.
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  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 200g
  • Duct Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136630419
  • 9786136630410