Abū Dharr al-Ghifāri
Traditions state that his character bore great similarity to that of ʿIsa/Jesus. Abu Dharr held a ‘communistic’ interpretation of Islam, and was ultimately banished to the desert village of al-Rabadha. Thus ended a phase in the struggle between the idealists and the pragmatists in early Islam.
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