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Gender, Sainthood, & Everyday Practice in South Asian Shi'ism .
Karen G. Ruffle

Gender, Sainthood, & Everyday Practice in South Asian Shi'ism.
 

Language: English
ISBN: 9788121512480
Publisher: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.
Edition: 2013
Time of Expedition: Less than 15 days 
Size:  245 X   165 mm.
cover:
Hardcover
Pages: 222
Availibility: Available

  Price : 14  $ USD
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Summary: In this study of devotional hagiographical texts And contemporary ritual performances of the Shi'a of Hyderabad, India, Karen Ruffle demonstrates how traditions of sainthood and localized cultural values shape gender roles.

Description: Ruffle argues that hagiography, an important textual tradition in Islam, plays a dynamic role in constructing the memory, piety, and social sensibilities of a Shi'i community.


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