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BOOKS ARTICLES INTERNET

Books:

Mission, Church, and Sect in Oceania. J.A. Boutilier, D.T. Hughes, and S.W. Tiffany, eds. Lanham, MD: University of America Press, 1978.

Guru Devotion and the American Buddhist Experience. Daniel Capper. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 2002.

The Cult of Tara: Magic and Ritual in Tibet. Stephan Beyer. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1973.

Secrets of the Talking Jaguar: Memoirs from the Living Heart of a Mayan Village. Martín Prechtel. New York: Jeremy B. Tarcher, 1998.

Monks and Monasteries of the Egyptian Desert. Otto F.A. Meinardus. Cairo: American University in Cairo Press, 1989.

The Sufi Orders in Islam. J. Spencer Trimingham. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1971.

The Jivaro. Michael Harner. Garden City, NY: Doubleday/Natural History Press, 1972.

Cult and Countercult: A Study of a Spiritual Growth Group and a Witchcraft Order. G.G. Scott. San Francisco: Greenwood Press, 1980.

The Magicians: A Study of the Uses of Power in a Black Magic Group. G.G. Scott. New York: Irvington, 1982.

 

 

Articles:

La Khalwatiyya en Egypte: Quelques aspects de la vie d'une confrérie. Ernst Bannerth. Mélanges de l'Institut Dominicain d'Etudes Orientales 8 (1964-66):1-74.

La Rifa'iyya en Egypte. Ernst Bannerth. Mélanges de l'Institut Dominicain d'Etudes Orientales 10 (1971):1-35.

Aspects humains de la Shadhiliyya en Egypte. Ernst Bannerth. Mélanges de l'Institut Dominicain d'Etudes Orientales 11 (1972):237-250.

Cairene Ziyara-days: A Contribution to the Study of Saint Veneration in Islam. Frederick de Jong. Die Welt des Islams 17(1976):26-43.

Some Factors in the Decline of the Sufi Orders in Modern Egypt. Michael Gilsenan. Muslim World 57(1967):11-18.

Women, Saints, and Sanctuaries. Fatima Mernissi. Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 3(1977):101-112.

 

 

Internet:

New Orleans Zen Temple
http://home.gnofn.org/~aza/

Zen Studies Society
http://www.daibosatsu.org/

Nyingma Buddhism
http://www.nyingma.org/

Karme Choling Buddhist Meditation Center
http://www.kcl.shambhala.org/

Namgyal Monastery
http://www.namgyal.org/

Penor Rinpoche's home page
http://www.palyul.org/hhpr.html

Karma Triyana Dharmachakra monastery
http://www.kagyu.org/

Blue Iris Sangha
http://home.bellsouth.net/p/pwp-blueirissangha

 

 

 

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