Week 4: Stories of Sufi Saints

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Browse and search an English version of the Koran online at the Humanities Text Initiative.

Learn more about Islam from articles in the Encyclopedia of Religion and Society.

Read the complete text of Attar's book, along with other Sufi texts, at Omphaloskepsis.

Learn about the many countries with significant Muslim populations at the Dr. Landis's Middle East and Islam site.

Read selections from the Sufi poet Rumi at my Mythology-Folklore site, and check out the Rumi Resources at that site.


Modern Languages MLLL-2003. World Literature: Frametales. Laura Gibbs, Ph.D. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License. You must give the original author credit. You may not use this work for commercial purposes. If you alter, transform, or build upon this work, you may distribute the resulting work only under a license identical to this one.
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