Jami‘a Nur al-Shari‘at, a Barelwi Girls’ Madrasa in Uttar Pradesh, India

This chapter introduces the first of my two case studies. It discusses the location and history of Shahjahanpur (and Farrukhabad district) in west UP and the personal history of Sayyid Sahib, the founder of the madrasa. Employing Winkelmann’s concept of ‘core families’, it lays out the web of connec...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic details
Main Author: Sanyal, Usha
Format: Book Chapter
Language: English
Place of publication: Delhi Oxford University Press 16.07.2020
published in: Scholars of Faith
Data of publication: 2020-07-16
ISBN: 0190120800
9780190120801
EISBN: 0199099901
9780199099900
Discipline: Religion
Subjects:
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Database information not found
Database information Databases - DBIS