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The Resource Embodying charisma : modernity, locality, and performance of emotion in Sufi cults, edited by Pnina Werbner and Helene Basu

Embodying charisma : modernity, locality, and performance of emotion in Sufi cults, edited by Pnina Werbner and Helene Basu

Label
Embodying charisma : modernity, locality, and performance of emotion in Sufi cults
Title
Embodying charisma
Title remainder
modernity, locality, and performance of emotion in Sufi cults
Statement of responsibility
edited by Pnina Werbner and Helene Basu
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book illuminates the remarkable resilience of South Asian Sufi saints and their cults in the face of radical economic and political dislocations. It breaks new ground in current research
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
297.4/09/049
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BP189.23
LC item number
.E45 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Werbner, Pnina
  • Basu, Helene
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sufism
  • Mysticism
  • Soufisme
  • RELIGION
  • Mysticism
  • Sufism
  • Soefisme
  • Heiligdommen
  • Cultes
  • Soufisme
Label
Embodying charisma : modernity, locality, and performance of emotion in Sufi cults, edited by Pnina Werbner and Helene Basu
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The embodiment of charisma / Pnina Webner and Helene Basu. -- The hardware of sanctity: anthropomorphic objects in Bangladeshi Sufism / Samuel Landell Mills. -- A 'festival of flags': Hindu-Muslim devotion and the sacralising of localism at the shrine of Nagore-e-Sharif in Tamil Nadu / S.A.A. Saheb. -- 'The saint who disappeared': saints of the wilderness in Pakistani village shrines / Lukas Werth. -- Langar: pilgrimage, sacred exchange and perpetual sacrifice in a Sufi saint's lodge / Pnina Werbner. -- Hierarchy and emotion: love, joy and sorrow in a cult of black saints in Gujarat, India / Helene Basu. -- The majzub Mama Ji Sakar: 'a friend of God moves from one house to another' / Jürger Wasim Frembgen . -- A majzub and his mother: the place of sainthood in a family's emotional memory / Katherine P. Ewing. -- The literary critique of Islamic popular religion in the guise of traditional mysticism or the abused women / Jamal Malik. -- Prophets and pirs: charismatic Islam in the Middle East and South Asia / Charles Lindholm
Control code
123470205
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 243 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134746941
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)123470205
Label
Embodying charisma : modernity, locality, and performance of emotion in Sufi cults, edited by Pnina Werbner and Helene Basu
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The embodiment of charisma / Pnina Webner and Helene Basu. -- The hardware of sanctity: anthropomorphic objects in Bangladeshi Sufism / Samuel Landell Mills. -- A 'festival of flags': Hindu-Muslim devotion and the sacralising of localism at the shrine of Nagore-e-Sharif in Tamil Nadu / S.A.A. Saheb. -- 'The saint who disappeared': saints of the wilderness in Pakistani village shrines / Lukas Werth. -- Langar: pilgrimage, sacred exchange and perpetual sacrifice in a Sufi saint's lodge / Pnina Werbner. -- Hierarchy and emotion: love, joy and sorrow in a cult of black saints in Gujarat, India / Helene Basu. -- The majzub Mama Ji Sakar: 'a friend of God moves from one house to another' / Jürger Wasim Frembgen . -- A majzub and his mother: the place of sainthood in a family's emotional memory / Katherine P. Ewing. -- The literary critique of Islamic popular religion in the guise of traditional mysticism or the abused women / Jamal Malik. -- Prophets and pirs: charismatic Islam in the Middle East and South Asia / Charles Lindholm
Control code
123470205
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 243 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134746941
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)123470205

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