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Mâ al-‘Ainîn’s qasba in Smara

In October 2006, accompanied by AUI colleagues John Shoup, Audra Grant and James Sater, I visited the restored qasba-zâwiya of Sheikh Mâ al-‘Ainîn in Smara, Morocco. Scholar, strategist and Qâdirî sheikh, Mâ al-‘Ainîn ould Sheikh Muhammad al-Fadl (1831-1910) rallied support … Continue reading

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