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 Risāla dar radd-i jamāʿat-i ṣūfiyān
(290 words)

'Treatise in refutation of the community of Sufis’

ʿAlī Qulī Jadīd al-Islām, António de Jesus

Date: Before 1711

Original Language: Persian


Together with Fawāʾid-i izdiwāj, this short risāla, which covers fols 209-27 in the Tehran manuscript, constitutes one of ʿAlī Qulī’s minor works. And as in Fawāʾid-i izdiwāj, many of the themes of this piece are recurrent in his major works.

Throughout this treatise (also known as Radd-i ʿaqāʾid-i ṣūfiyān, 'Refutation of the beliefs of the Su…

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Tiburcio, Alberto, “ Risāla dar radd-i jamāʿat-i ṣūfiyān”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 02 July 2020 <>

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