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Holymen of the Blue Nile

the making of an Arab-Islamic community in the Nilotic Sudan, 1500-1850

by Neil McHugh

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Published by Northwestern University Press in Evanston, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Gezira (Sudan : Region),
  • Sudan,
  • Gezira (Region)
    • Subjects:
    • Islam -- Sudan -- Gezira (Region) -- History.,
    • Sufism -- Sudan -- Gezira (Region) -- History.,
    • Islam -- Sudan -- History.,
    • Gezira (Sudan : Region) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNeil McHugh.
      SeriesNorthwestern University Press series in Islam and society in Africa, Series in Islam and society in Africa
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBP64.S73 M34 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 280p. :
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1086006M
      ISBN 100810110695
      LC Control Number94009911

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The holiness of Abay (the Blue Nile) and its source in particular still has an important role in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church. the holymen established new khalwas. By the late eighteenth century, most of the cultivated land along Holymen of the Blue Nile book riverbanks between the capital of Sinnar and Holymen of the Blue Nile book Nile confluence was in their hands.

To illustrate the importance of these land grants, the author makes good use of the examples of Abu Haraz on the Blue Nile, and a satellite khalwa Abbud.

The Blue Nile and White Nile rivers meet in Khartoum to form the Nile, which flows northwards through Egypt to the Mediterranean Sea. The Blue Nile's course through Sudan is nearly km ( mi) long and is joined by the Dinder and Rahad Rivers between Sennar and Khartoum.

The White Nile within Sudan has no significant atheizm.comg code: + The most important manjil was the one of the Abdallabs, followed by Alays at the White Nile, the kings of the Blue Nile region and finally the rest.

The king of Sennar exercised his influence among the manjils forcing them to marry a woman from the royal clan, which acted as royal spies. A member of the royal clan also always sat at their side Capital: Sennar.

Full text of "The Sammaniyya: Doctrine, History & Future (pdf)" See other formats. The history of Sudan includes that of both the territory that composes Republic of the Sudan, South Sudan as well as that of a larger region known by the term "Sudan".The term is derived from Arabic: بلاد السودان ‎ bilād as-sūdān, or "land of the black people", and can be used more loosely of West and Central Africa in general, especially the Sahel.

Interactions among cultures, by CE, did not involve the peoples of the Americas with those of Eurasia and Africa. This chapter looks at interactions centered on China, Islam, South Asia, and the eastern atheizm.com: Nile Green.

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Dividing the Nile: Egypt’s Economic Nationalists in the Sudan –56 David E. Mills ISBN (cloth). Dec 20,  · 5 The so-called “Funj chronicle” refers to at least thirteen nineteenth- and twentieth-century manuscripts, the terminus and contents of which vary considerably, but all of which seem to draw on a source similar to the king list seen by James Bruce in for the period before the eighteenth century.

See McHugh, Holymen of the Blue Nile, –26, and Holt, atheizm.com by: 1. The Funj Sultanate, also known as Funjistan, Sultanate of Sennar (after its capital Sennar) or Blue Sultanate due to the traditional Sudanese convention of referring to black people as blue was a monarchy in what is now Sudan, northwestern Eritrea and western Ethiopia.

Founded in by the Funj people, it quickly converted to Islam, although this embracement was only nominal. for the period before the eighteenth century. See McHugh, Holymen of the Blue Nile,and P.M.

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