Sheikh Mûsa Sor ("Red Moses"; also Sheikh Mûs) is a Yazidi saint. He is also called the Lord of Air and Wind. Yazidis venerate him as the patron saint of lung and rheumatic diseases. A subdivision of the Adani Sheikh lineage is also named after him.[1]

Musa Sor
Mûsa Sor
Other namesSheikh Mûs
Known forPatron saint of lung and rheumatic diseases

Ebdî Resho (‘Ebd Resh) was a companion of Sheikh Musa Sor.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Kreyenbroek, Philip (1995). Yezidism: its background, observances, and textual tradition. Lewiston NY: E. Mellen Press. ISBN 0-7734-9004-3. OCLC 31377794.