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The Tijaniyya Around the World

The following countries have known Tijani communities residing there. This remains a work in progress. Please contact us to correct a current description, create a missing description, or add your country. Sub-Saharan Africa Benin Burkina Faso Chad Ethiopia Gambia Ghana Guinea Ivory Coast Mali Mauritania Namibia Niger Nigeria Senegal South Africa Togo Middle East and […]

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The Gambian Trip of Imam Cheikh Tidiane Cisse

January 16-18, 2008 Cheikh Tidiane Cisse (or Shaykh Tijani Cisse) made his international debut as Imam of the Grand Mosque in Medina-Baye Kaolack with a three day whirl-wind tour of the Gambia. Cheikh Tidiane met with high government officials, sat with the respected Muslim scholars of the country, and visited mosques, homes and entire villages […]

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By Shaykh Fakhruddin Owaisi Our master, the shaykh, the gnostic of God, the Sayyid, Muhammad al-Hafiz al-Misri al-Tijani, was one of the greatest scholars of Prophetic traditions (hadith) of Egypt in the twentieth century, as well as a renowned Friend of Allah. Al-Sayyid Muhammad al-Hafiz bin `Abdul Latif bin Salim was born in the district […]

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Behind the Scenes

The making of this site was authorized by Shaykh Hassan Cisse. Tijani.org is a collaborative effort, and suggestions and reliable content updates are most welcome. The main contributors of content so far have been the following: Zakariya Wright is a graduate student in African History based in Chicago. He has spent several years studying with […]

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