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Awaken Bharata
Index

Preface

Keys To The Awakening Of Bharata A Call For An Intellectual...
The Importance Of Kshatriya... 

The Two Wings Of Dharma

Anti-Brahmanism Sarva Dharma Samabhava...
The Danger Of Hindus.... Hinduism Under Siege...
Devic And Asuric ... Sufis And Militance
Hindu Dharma And ...

The New Masks...

Hindu Political And ... The Hindu Renaissance...
Vedic Dharma And ... A Hindu Call...
Major Sections
Books By David Frawley
Arjuna

Awaken Bharata

From The River Of Heaven How I Became A Hindu
The Myth Of Aryan Invasion Of India

Hinduism : The Eternal Tradition, Sanatana Dharma

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SUFIS AND MILITANCE
Sufism has been dominated by formal orders and organizations like the Naqshbandi, Chishti, Suhrawadi, Firdawisi, Qaddiri and Shattaris since around the twelfth century, or about the time in which Islamic invaders gained dominance in India. All these orders can be found in India, which has perhaps been the main center of Sufi activity since perhaps as early as the thirteenth century.

Sufi orders are the Islamic equivalents to the monastic orders of other religions and individuals in them undergo intense religious training. However, under the anti-priestly attitude of Islam, Sufis are usually married and have some worldly occupation, which may be in the military, political, business or artistic realms. Sufi initiation takes place in one or more of these orders and links the disciple to a chain of command through them that is strictly followed. Sufi orders have strong hierarchies, which they like to trace back to the family of Mohammed, if not to the Prophet himself, whom they often claim to represent.

Sufis emphasize loyalty to the order and group work, making the individual Sufi an instrument of the order and its aims, which often has its political, if not military concerns. In this regard Sufi orders are different than the monastic and yogic movements of Hinduism which emphasize individual practice and are loosely defined, with little organization, often not going back further than one's personal guru. Sufis are among the best organized religious groups in the world.

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