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Mansur Ushurma

Some mainstream scholars of Islam define sufism as simply the name for the inner or .. and Sheikh Mansur Ushurma and Imam Shamil in the Caucasus region.

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War and History
Russia Confronts Chechnya
Mansur Ushurma hailed from the Chechen aul (i.e.
The Caucasus Emirate: Between Reality and Virtuality
Caucasus jihad as Shaykh Mansur Ushurma (d. 1791) articles “Ushurma, Mansur”; “Shamil”; and “al-Kabk (the Caucasus),” pt.
One leader, a Sufi Muslim named Mansur Ushurma, promoted a revolt against Russia that was fueled by traditional clan values and the Islamic jihad (holy war).

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In 1785-91 Sufi Shaikh Mansur Ushurma launched a campaign to establish a Transcaucasus Islamic state but when he was wounded, captured and died, his role was assumed by Ghazi Mullah, who was killed in battle in 1832.

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Sheikh Mansur - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
He was born in the aul of Aldy, near the Sunja River under the Elstanzhkoj teyp and given the name Ushurma. He became known as Sheikh Mansur.
WaYNaKH Online » Imam Mansur Ushurma
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Murid Wars - Angelfire
The first imam in the line of Transcaucasian leaders was Shaykh Mansour, also known as Mansour Bey and Elisha Mansour Ushurma.
The Religious Roots of Conflict: Russia and Chechnya
Nov 5, 2004 named Shaykh Mansur Ushurma.

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