Muslu, Ramazan
January 2009
Ekev Academic Review;Winter2009, Vol. 13 Issue 38, p61
Academic Journal
According to the Sufis death is a fruit of life and end of separation that exists between Creator and his creature. They divide that into two types: a voluntary death and necessary death. Their ideas about death have an impact on the Sufi ways and methods of self-discipline and funeral ceremonies. This article tries to explain Sufis' approach towards death and its influence on Sufi ways of self-discipline and funeral ceremonies.


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