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Young Afghan woman teaches Sufi dance in Kabul for ‘inner peace’

Friday, 17 January 2020

Fahima Mirzaie set up a dance school for women in the Afghan capital last year, hoping to help her ......

Sufi leader dies in Iran hospital: Report

Tuesday, 24 December 2019

The leader of one of Iran’s largest Sufi sects, Noor Ali Tabandeh, died on Tuesday in a ......

Iran executes Sufi opposition member accused of running over police officers

Monday, 18 June 2018

Judicial sources in Iran said they upheld the death sentence of a Sufi opposition member Mohammad ......

Iranian woman shouts ‘Death to Khamenei’ in protest of activist executions

Thursday, 14 June 2018

A video of a woman shouting “death to Khamenei” among protesters demonstrating against ......

Three Sufi protesters killed hours after being shot by Iranian forces

Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Iranian sources reported on Tuesday the death of three Gonabadi Sufis in the hospital hours after ......

Why is Iran persecuting followers of the Gonabadi Sufi order?

Monday, 05 February 2018

Iranian security forces besieged on Sunday the house of Noor Ali Tabandeh, one of the most prominent ......

Egypt mosque attack: Is Sufism a new target for terrorists in Sinai?

Sunday, 26 November 2017

The magnitude of the attack that targeted worshippers in al-Rawda Mosque in North Sinai is not only ......

Sufis well-rooted in al-Rawda, but is there an all-out war on them?

Sunday, 26 November 2017

Al-Rawda is around 20 kilometers way from West of Arish. The number of its citizens is around 2,000 ......

Suicide attack kills 18 in Pakistan

Thursday, 05 October 2017

A suicide attacker blew himself up outside a Sufi shrine in southwest Pakistan on Thursday, killing ......

WATCH: Weird dance that is proving to be a controversial ritual in Algeria

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Security forces in Mostaganem in Algeria, have summoned Belkacem Bennani, the chief of the Karkariya ......

Why are Egyptian Sufis at loggerheads with the government?

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

The relationship between Sufis and the Egyptian government has over the years been generally smooth ......

Mystery of missing Indian Sufi clerics solved after being traced to Sindh

Saturday, 18 March 2017

The two missing Indian Sufi clerics from Delhi’s Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah have been finally ......

Pakistan arrests militants over murder of famed singer

Monday, 07 November 2016

Pakistani police have arrested two militants accused of assassinating one of the country’s ......

Sufi singer shot dead by extremists in Pakistan

Wednesday, 22 June 2016

A famous Sufi singer was shot dead in Pakistan on Wednesday in an attack claimed by Islamic ......

Bangladesh Sufi Muslim killed in suspected Islamist attack

Saturday, 07 May 2016

A local Sufi Muslim leader has been found hacked to death in Bangladesh in a suspected Islamist ......

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