Sufi Conception of Self and of "Other-than-Self"
2000 (English)In: Journal of Aging and Identity, Vol. 5, no 3, 137-149 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Applying in-depth interviews with older Iranian Sufis residing in Sweden, the author has shown the consequences for relations of a value system prizing mystical union above self-realization. This is shown in the absence of duality between own self and oth
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2000. Vol. 5, no 3, 137-149 p.
Aging, Sufism, annihilation, the unity of existence, Self-realization
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-36461OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-36461DiVA: diva2:64360