Seeking Sanctuary

Seeking Sanctuary Seeking Sanctuary is a rich and detailed journey into Sudan a country that crystallizes present fears and prejudices about Islam extremism and borderless global terrorism It is told through the eyes

  • Title: Seeking Sanctuary
  • Author: Hilda Reilly
  • ISBN: 9781903070390
  • Page: 500
  • Format: Paperback
  • Seeking Sanctuary

    Seeking Sanctuary is a rich and detailed journey into Sudan, a country that crystallizes present fears and prejudices about Islam, extremism and borderless global terrorism It is told through the eyes of converts people intimately familiar with the western world but who have chosen Sudan and its apparent discomfort over their former existence The result is not the clich Seeking Sanctuary is a rich and detailed journey into Sudan, a country that crystallizes present fears and prejudices about Islam, extremism and borderless global terrorism It is told through the eyes of converts people intimately familiar with the western world but who have chosen Sudan and its apparent discomfort over their former existence The result is not the clich d clash of cultures, or a narrative of awkwardness, but an uplifting account of joyful assimilation The book provides an extraordinary insight into the religious journey to conversion Its focus on the individual stories reveals the enormous complexity of motive, the subtlety of the experience, and the need for sensitivity rather than commonplace suspicion It explains how the concerts have molded their own belief systems out of a common set of values to create an existence that allows them to feel comfortable about themselves and their environment for the first time It contains a fascinating collection of intimate portraits, and individual discoveries.

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    1. Anthony Stancomb

      A wonderful book for anyone interested in the phenomenon of Islam, and its success throughout the world. But it's more than that; it's a chronicle of people's lives and the struggle they have gone through to end up as Muslims in the Sudan - and of their continuing struggle to live among other Muslims in an urban, but very poor environment.The premis of the book sounds rather daunting, but it the story rattles along with a few pauses to sketch in the history and customs, and details the practices [...]

    2. Kay

      Although from reading the back of this book, you might think this is a dry Islamic revert tract, nothing could be further from the truth. Hilda Reilly cleverly twines an account of daily life and traditional customs in Sudan with her conversations with Westerners who have become Muslim and moved to Sudan. This is interesting from a religious perspective, but even more so from a cultural/ethnographic standpoint: this book is invaluable background reading for anyone contemplating a trip to Sudan, [...]

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