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Druze

Druze Fast Facts

Adherents

500,000

Practices

Modest lifestyles, fasting before Eid al-Adha. Beliefs and practices are hidden for protection from persecution. Special group of initiates called uqqal.

Texts

Al-Naqd al-Khafi (Copy of the Secret); Al-Juz'al-Awwal (Essence of the First)

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Title Druze
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Last UpdatedOctober 28, 2016
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