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Marcia Hermansen is the director of the Islamic world studies program at Loyola University Chicago, where she teaches courses in Islamic studies and the academic study of religion.
Articles by Marcia Hermansen
The Garden of Truth: The Vision and Promise of Sufism, Islam's Mystical Tradition
Seyyed Hossein Nasr
Sitting with Sufis: A Christian Experience of Learning Sufism
Mary Blye Howe
Sitting with Sufis/ The Garden of Truth
Sep 22, 2009
Sufism, the mystical path within Islam, like other inner traditions such as Yoga and Kabbalah, has both an eleme