Religious Studies Resource Links: ‘Uwaysī Approach to Ṣūfism (Ṭasawwuf)

His [Uwaiys-i-Gharan’s] way of understanding – receiving inspiration and teaching from a physically absent teacher – became a way known as Uwaiysi Mashrab, the way of Uwaiys.... At present, Uwaiysi Sufis live around the world, from the borders of Bangladesh to South Russia, Europe and the United States. Many do not have a physical elder and have remained close to the spirit of the Uwaiysi mashrab, seeking guidance from the heart of the Prophet, swa.
Uwaiys Tarighat

Return to the table of contents