Islam in South Asia in Practice

ISBN-10: 0691044201

ISBN-13: 9780691044200

Edition: 2010

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List price: $45.00
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 9/28/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 504
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.584
Language: English

Princeton Readings in Religions
Note on Translation, Transliteration, and Acknowledgments
List of Illustrations
Preface: Islam in south Asia in Practice
Introduction: A Historical Overview of Islam in south Asia
Devotion and praise: To Allah, Muhammad, Imams, and Elders
Satpanthi Ismaili Songs to hazrat Ali and the Imams
The soul's Quest in Malik Muhammad Jayasi's Hindavi Romance
Pilgrimage to the Shrines in Ajmer
Women's Grinding and Spinning Songs of Devotion in the Late Medieval Deccan
Qawwali Songs of Praise
Na't: Media Contexts and transnational Dimensions of a Devotional practice
Shi'i Mourning in Muhurram: Nauha Laments for Children Killed at Karbala
Islam and the devotional Image in Pakistan
Holy and Exemplary Lives
Ibn Battuta Meets Shah Jalal al-Din Tabrizi in Bengal
Narratives of the Life of Haider shaykh in punjab
The Daily Of a Saint, Ahmad Sirhindi
Sufi Ritual Practice among the Barkatiyya Sayyids of U.P.: Nuri Miyan's Life and 'Urs, Late Nineteenth-Early Twentieth Centuries
Transgressions of a Holy fool: A majzub in Colonial India
The Transmission of Learning
saving Tamil Muslims from the Torments of Hell: Vannapparimalappulavar's Book of One Thousand Questions
The Taqwiyyat al-Iman (support of the Faith) by Shah Isma'il shahid
The Brilliance of Hearts: hajji Imdadullah Teaches Meditation and Ritual
studing Hadith in a Madrasa in the early Twentieth Century
Jihad in the way Of God: A Tablighi Jama'at Account of a Mission in India
A College Girl Gives a Qur'an Lesson in Bangladesh
Guidance, Sharia, and Law
Ibn Battuta as a Qadi in the Maldives
Guiding the Ruler and Prince
A colonial Court Defines a Muslim
Maulana Thanawi's Fatwa on the limits of parental Rights over Children
Shari'at Governance in Colonial and Postcolonial India
Two Sufis on Molding the new Muslim woman: Khwaja Hasan Nizami (1878-1955) and Hazrat Inayat Khan (1882-1927)
Fatwa Advice on Proper Muslim Names
A Rallying Cry for Muslim personal Lwa: The Shah Bano case and Its Aftermath
Forest Clearing and the Growth of Islam In Bengal
Challenging the Mughal Emperor: The Islamic Millennium according to 'Abd al-Qadir Badayuni
Custom and conversion in Malabar: Zayn al-Din al-Malibari's Gift of the Mujahidin: Some Accounts of the Portuguese
Muslim League Appeals to the voters of Punjab for Support of Pakistan
Advocating a Secular Pakistan: The Munir report of 1954
Maulana Yusuf Ludhianvi on the Limits of Legitimate religious Differences
The Indian Jama'at-i Islami Reconsiders Secular Democracy
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