By Justin Jones, Ali Usman Qasmi
Whereas so much reviews of Shi'i Islam have targeted upon Iran or the center East, South Asia is one other international area that's domestic to a wide and influential Shi'i inhabitants. This edited quantity establishes the significance of the Indian subcontinent, which has been profoundly formed through Shi'i cultures, regimes and populations all through its background, for the research of Shi'i Islam within the smooth international. The essays inside of this quantity, all written via top students of the sector, discover a number of Shi'i groups (both Isna 'Ashari and Isma'ili) in components of the subcontinent as varied as Karachi, Lucknow, Bombay and Hyderabad, in addition to South Asian Shi'i diasporas in East Africa. Drawing from various disciplinary views together with heritage, non secular experiences, anthropology and political technology, they research various topics in terms of Shi'i trust, perform, piety and belonging, in addition to kinfolk among Shi'i and non-Shi'i groups.
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15 The defendant was Nur Muhammad Lalan, the son of Lalan Allahdino who was killed in 1879 by Aga Khani Khojas. Nur Muhammad was accused (along with his father) of having taken possession of buildings that were the Aga Khan’s property. Interestingly, these buildings were all connected with Muharram ceremonies, such as the landhi (the shed), the chabil khana (the water place), the thalo (platform) and the kotho (the godown). The second source is the Ja‘far Fadu Case of 1910, published in 1925 by H.
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The Shi'a in Modern South Asia: Religion, History and Politics by Justin Jones, Ali Usman Qasmi