Islam and Sufis
|Sufism Journal Online |
|The Chishti Order of Sufis |
Good information on Sufism in general, and specifically the Chishti lineage. Some poetry on-line, as well.
|Sufi Studies Society |
Several articles on Sufism and Sufi Poetry.
|The Nimatullah Sufi Order |
The Sufi order founded by Shah Nimatullah Wali. Quite large and vital in Iran today, with other centers around the world. Includes brief descriptions of the life and teachings of Shah Nimatullah.
|The Threshold Society & Mevlevi Order |
A society in the US dedicated to Sufism, particularly the Mevlevi traditions inspired by Rumi. Many good articles online.
|Sufism, Sufis, and Sufi Orders: Sufism's Many Paths |
Information on a wide range of Sufi shaykhs, teachers, traditions, and orders.
|The Sufism Symposium |
An annual symposium, sponsored by the International Association of Sufism, that gathers Sufis from around the world. Much to explore! Tapes and video cassettes from past symposia are available.
|International Association of Sufism |
A rich website with lots of articles on Sufism, information on events, audio and video resources. Worth exploring.
|Fons Vitae Publishing |
A great source online for many hard to find English translations of Sufi classics.
|Chishti Poetry |
A broad selection of Sufi poetry, including verses by Rumi, Hafez, Jami, and many others.
|Beauty of Islam |
A simple, lovely site that includes biographies and anecdotes of the lives of many of the "great personalities" of Islam.
|The Threshold Society and Mevlevi Order |
An excellent site with many articles by Kabir Helminski, Refik Algan, Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee and others on Sufism and Islam.
|Aisha Bewley's Islamic Home Page |
A simple site but with links to many articles and source writings on Islam and Sufism. Worth exploring.
|The Bawa Muhaiyaddeen Fellowship |
Several discourses by Bawa Muhaiyaddeen available online. Various articles on Sufism.
|Sufi Poetry - Yahoo Groups |
A Yahoo email group focused on Sufi poetry.
|Persian Sufi Poetry |
The website of David and Sabrineh Fideler, authors of the book Love's Alchemy: Poems from the Sufi Tradition. Several poem selections, including some audio recordings of the poetry read in Persian and English.
|Texts of Islam: Sufi |
A good source for many Sufi texts online, including Rumi's Masnavi, Saadi's, Gulistan, and Shabistari's Secret Rose Garden.
|Stars on a Dark Night - Sufi Inspired Islamic Art |
A highly recommended web site associated with the Naqshbandi Sufi Order. Perspectives on Sufism, many brief quotes, video clips, links to Islamic art sites.
|Sufism - Sufis - Sufi Orders |
A good outline/overview of the main Sufi orders and several important historical figures.
|Sufi Poets - Poet Seers |
A very good web site, and a good source for poems by several Sufi poets. Worth exploring.