The Hanbali School and Sufism

Author: Georges Makdisi

Source: Actas IV Congresso de Estudos Arabes e Islamicos (Leiden 1971)

Discusses the connection of Ibn Taymiyya to Sufism and the Hanbali tradition in general, which the important notice of Ibn Taymiyyah's devotion to Abuild Qadir al Jilani.