Valley of Kashmir

By: Aparna Rao (Ed.)

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New. Contents Foreword Kashmir Kashmiris Kashmiriyat an introductory essay/T.N. Madan. I. The socio cultural heritage Critical components 1. The Kashmiri Pandits Their early history/Michael Witzel. 2. Mass conversation in Medieval Kashmir Academic perceptions and people's practice/Rattan Lal Hangloo. 3. Islam state and society in Medieval Kashmir A revaluation of Mir Sayyid Ali Hamadani's Historical Role/Mohammad Ishaq Khan. 4. Lalla's relation to the Shaivite and Sufi Traditions in Kashmir/Jaishree Kak. 5. Land rights in rural Kashmir A study in continuity and change from late sixteenth to late twentieth centuries/Mushtaq A. Kaw. 6. Shrines political authority and religious identities in late nineteenth and early twentieth century Kashmir/Chitralekha Zutshi. 7. Maji Khir Bhavani The Kashmiri Kuladevi/Madhu B. Wangu. II. The socio cultural heritage Continuity and change 8. The dying linguistic heritage of the Kashmiris Kashmiri Literary culture and language/Braj B. Kachru. 9. Kashmiri Music in the context of the Music of Muslim Near East and Central Asia and the Music of India/Jozef Pacholczyk. 10. Dissolution and dispersal The impact of modernity and conflict on the Pandas of Kashmir Valley/Rekha Wazir. 11. A Black Dog's Gaze Some insights into the mortuary rites and conceptual transformations among the Gujar and Bakkarwal of the Kashmir Valley/Michael J. Casimir and Aparna Rao. 12. Popular Kashmiri Sufism and the challenge of scripturalist Islam (1900 1989)/Yoginder Sikand. III. Recent developments Culture and politics 13. Kashmir as paradise on earth/Ronald Inden. 14. Revisiting key episodes in modern Kashmiri history/Nathalene Reynolds. 15. The Rhetorics of the Kashmiri Militant Movement Azadi or Jihad/Navnita Chadha Behera. 16. Kashmiri women and the conflict From icon to agency/Rita Manchanda. Printed Pages: 758

Title: Valley of Kashmir

Author Name: Aparna Rao (Ed.)

Categories: India, Culture,

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors:

ISBN: 8173047510

ISBN 13: 9788173047510

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