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DHIKR. Most commonly associated with Sufism, dhikr ("remembrance, reminder, evocation") is both a concept and a meditative practice. It is also a unifying theme across the diversity of cultural forms in Islam, appearing in each form in a distinctive expression. Its specific appearance in Sufism can best be understood against its wider background as a key theme in Islamic cultures. In poetry, dhikr is the remembrance of the lost beloved. The classical ode (qasidah) b ...more

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