Topic: Mysticism | Sufism

Ancient Jewish manuscript discovered inside caves in a Taliban stronghold in northern Afghanistan (photo: The National Library of Israel, HO/AP/dapd)

Exchange between Christian, Jewish and Muslim Scholars

Exploring a Shared Heritage

Annemarie Schimmel during a book signing in 1995 (photo: picture-alliance/dpa)

10th Anniversary of the Death of Annemarie Schimmel


Searching for the Inner Life of Islam

Front cover of Al-Ghazali's 'Tiber al-masbuk' manuscript at the American University of Beirut (image:

The decline of Islamic scientific thought


Don't blame it on al-Ghazali

Students matriculate at the department for Islamic Studies in Sarajevo (photo: Charlotte Wiedemann)

Islam in Bosnia

''We belong to the West, culturally and mentally''

Clipping from the album cover Live in London Vol. 2 (source:

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan


The Voice of Unity

The Al-Zaituna Mosque in Tunis (photo: picture-alliance)

Controversy Surrounding the Al-Zaytuna Mosque in Tunis

The Ambivalent Revival of Islamic Traditions

photo: AP

Europe's ''Judeo-Christian Heritage''


The Fiction That It Always Was

People dancing and clapping and enjoying the 13th Sufi Soul Festival (photo: Marian Brehmer)

The 13th Sufi Soul Festival


The Musical Path to Allah