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A religious community found primarily in Lebanon, Israel, Syria, and Jordan; there is also a sizable diaspora in North and South America, Europe, and Australia. Their religious tradition has its roots in the Shia Ismaili sect, but is also influenced by Greek philosophy and Gnosticism.
  • Canadian Druze Society of Ontario – Ottawa-Carleton Chapter

    Formed to unite the community, with religious, cultural, education and sports activities; includes their events, news, contacts, and links.

  • Druze History and Culture

    An account of the origins and development of the community with a time line, bibliography, and gallery of artifacts and photos.

  • Druze Research and Publications Institute

    Established to conduct research on Druze history, literature and theology. Includes details of their publications, journal and membership. [New York, USA].

  • European Druze Society

    Formed to bring together Druze in Europe; includes contact details, their meetings, and profile.

  • The Institute of Druze Studies

    An academic research organization focussed on the Druze, their history, and communities in contemporary Lebanon, Syria, Israel, Jordan, and the diaspora. Includes background on the sect, with information about publications and conferences. [San Diego State University, USA].

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