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Religious Practices: Religious Commemorations: Southeast Europe
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This entry provides a brief overview of Muslim religious commemorations in the Balkans by using a case study of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the religious and educational center of Muslims in Eastern Europe and the former Yugoslavian countries (Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, and Macedonia). Muslim practices within the Yugoslavian countries are s…

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Spahic-Siljak, Zilka, “Religious Practices: Religious Commemorations: Southeast Europe”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 28 February 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_EWICCOM_0617g>
First published online: 2009

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