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Definition of the noun Bektashi
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- A member of an Islamic Sufi order.
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by Angel Rabasa, Cheryl Benard, Lowell H. Schwartz, Peter Sickle
Bektashi is a highly heterodox form of Sufism with strong roots in Albanian culture . The Harabati Bektashi Teqe in Tetova, Macedonia, is a also major Sufi institution in the Balkans, but it is now under siege by Wahhabis. • • CHAPTER SEVEN ...
by Robert Elsie
Among the early Bektashi monasteries in the southern Balkans was the tekke in Tetova (Mac. Tetovo) in Macedonia, founded at the end of the sixteenth century. The monastery was constructed by one Harabati (Harabti) Baba, after whom the ...
by Richard Wolff
A word should perhaps be added about the Bektashi communities in Turkey and Albania. Although founded in the thirteenth century by Bektash Wali, the movement did not reach its present form till the sixteenth century. Both Shiites and the ...
Chambers's encyclopaedia (1901)
a dictionary of universal knowledge
Bektashi. See Dervish. Bel and the Dragon, an apocryphal book of the Old Testament, originally appended to the Book of Daniel. It first appears in ...
BEKTASHI. See Baiktashi.
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The Bektashi are obliged to visit remote lands, and to salute every one ...
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