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Book Detail

ISBN : 978-81-7320-184-4
Edition : 2018
Language : English
Size & Pages : 24, cm pp,232,
Publisher : Agam Kala Prakashan
Format : Hardbound
Price : Rs. 990


The Author

Ishteyaque Alam did his B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. in History from Aligarh Muslim University. He has qualified UGC NET in History. He was recipient of ICHR- JRF during his Ph.D. course. He has been working as an Assistant professor since 2009 in the Institute of Law & Research, Faridabad. It is a premier Institute affiliated to M.D. University, Rohtak. Dr. Alam has published several Research papers in reputed peer reviewed Journal in History. He also presented many Research papers in National seminars and Indian History Congress. Apart from this, he has delivered Guest lectures under UGC Extension programme organized by different Government as well as private Institutions. He has been member of different Academic Body, viz. Indian History Congress, Rajasthan History Congress. Moreover he is a member of an Editorial Board of a Journal -Culture, Society & Law, New Delhi.

The Book

This book attempts to portray the life of the Muslims of Rajasthan in all its aspects, beginning with the advent of the Muslim powers. In it Muslim communities in Rajputana (Rajasthan) have been divided into two broader categories  and the various aspects of their life and activity have been thoroughly explored. The role played by numerous Muslim classes and groups in growth of composite culture is incredible. The purpose of the book is to help the readers in understanding the socio-cultural condition of Muslims in Medieval Rajasthan.

Muslim communities in Rajputana cover a broad spectrum, containing the political, socio-cultural, religious and economic condition of the Muslims during Medieval Rajasthan. The present work hopefully will be useful for both scholars and general readers alike. The area of the study chosen by the author is quite unique and interesting from historical point of view.

The present work exhausts various archival, epigraphical, oral and written chronicles as well as Mughal chronicles too, to provide a general overview of aspects like settlements of Muslims, their broad division, conversion, independent Muslim dynasty in the heartland of the Rajput rajas, religion, art and architecture, languages, socio-economic condition and impact of the Sufi saints on the populace of the region.


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ISBN: 978-81-7320-184-4



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