Abdalqadir as-Sufi

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Abdalqadir as-Sufi (born Ian Dallas; 1930 – 1 August 2021) was a Scottish Islamic scholar and writer. He was the leader of the Darqawi-Shadhili-Qadiri Tariqa and founder of the Murabitun World Movement. He wrote many books on Islam, Sufism and political theory.

As-Sufi was born in Ayr, Scotland. He converted to Islam in 1967 with the imam of the Qarawiyyin Mosque in Fez, Morocco.[1] As-Sufi died on 1 August, 2021 in Cape Town, South Africa.[2]

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  1. Henderson, Barney (20 February 2010). "Radical Muslim leader has past in swinging London". The Telegraph. Retrieved 27 December 2013.
  2. Hussain, Shaik Zakeer (2021-08-02). "Islamic Scholar Sheikh Dr Abdalqadir As-Sufi Passes Away". The Cognate. Retrieved 2021-08-02.

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