Conversions and shifting identities: Ramdev Pir and the Ismailis in Rajasthan

Khan, Dominique-Sila

₹ 295.00

Using a combination of ethnographic data based on the description of shrines and rituals and of popular literature, this book seeks to investigate Hindu 'folk' traditions in Rajasthan (especially cults associated with Ramdev, Jambha, Jasnath, Ai Mata), where the presence of Muslim elements is conspicuous.

ISBN 13: 9788173044892

ISBN 10: 8173044899

Year: 2003

Pages etc.: Reprint of 1997: 294p., bibl., ind., 23cm.

Binding: Paperback

Subject(s): Anthropology

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