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Pastoralists: Religious Reform of the Sindhi-Muslim Pastoralists of the Banni Grassland
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Islamic religious reform in South Asia has been widely written about, but rarely so in the case of nomadic pastoralists, and lesser still in the case of those that are distinguished by a transnational identity. This article traces the proce…

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Maru, Natasha, “Pastoralists: Religious Reform of the Sindhi-Muslim Pastoralists of the Banni Grassland”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Religions of the Indigenous People of South Asia Online, Edited by: Marine Carrin (Editor-in-Chief), University of Toulouse Jean Jaurès, Michel Boivin, Centre for South Asian Studies (CNRS-EHESS), Gérard Toffin, Centre d’Études Himalayennes, Paul Hockings, University of Illinois at Chicago, Raphaël Rousseleau, Université de Lausanne, Tanka Subba, North-Eastern Hill University, Harald Lambs-Tyche, University of de Picardie-Jules Verne. Consulted online on 24 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2665-9093_BERO_COM_031981>
First published online: 2019
First print edition: 20190325



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