Sufi healing

Sufi healing

Alternative medicine
A healing system integral to the Christi sect of Islam, based in Iran, which combines hypnosis, prayer chanting, fasting, herbal preparations, an ayurveda-like diet, postures and the repeating of Arabic phrases.
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Indeed, it becomes further possible to recognize that Greek science itself was far from secular in the modern European liberal sense of the term--that it was as much a sacerdotal art, linked to the worship of Apollo and Asclepios, as Sufi healing is and was, and thus hardly the antireligious threat that the narrative of Sufi opposition to Greek science makes it out to be (pp.
Abdul Ghanis has been published with the titled Spiritual healing in the paradise of reiki and sufi healing and released across the globe.
All the performers except me were clinicians, researchers and psychology professors from as far away as Sweden, playing a mix of classical piano solos, duets, chamber music for horn and piano, old standards, barbershop quartet tunes (five men and a stand-in female tenor) and jazz piano played by a psychologist who has a clinical practice and researches Sufi healing practices.