Sacred Spaces: A Journey with the Sufis of the Indus

Sacred Spaces: A Journey with the Sufis of the Indus


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780873658591
Publisher: Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, Harvard University
Publication date: 03/01/2010
Series: Peabody Museum Series
Pages: 296
Product dimensions: 9.90(w) x 12.00(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Samina Quraeshi is Gardner Fellow and Visiting Artist, Peabody Museum, Harvard University.

Ali S. Asani is Professor of the Practice of Indo-Muslim Languages and Cultures, Harvard University.

Carl W. Ernst is William R. Kenan, Jr., Distinguished Professor of Religious Studies, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Kamil Khan Mumtaz is an architect living in Pakistan.

Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Images of South Asian Sufism
    Ali S. Asani
  • Islam and Sufism in Contemporary South Asia
    Carl W. Ernst
  • The Architecture of Sufi Shrines
    Kamil Khan Mumtaz
  • Storytelling as Imaginative History
    Samina Quraeshi
  • Afterword
  • Glossary
  • Bibliography
  • Contributors
  • Acknowledgments
  • Picture Credits

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