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a leaf turns yellow : the sufis of awadh

a leaf turns yellow : the sufis of awadh

by   muzaffar ali (Author)  
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ISBN 13 9789382563280
Book Language English
Binding Hardcover
Total Pages 276
Author muzaffar ali
Publishers Bloomsbury India  
Category Literature & Fiction  

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A Leaf Turns Yellow: The Sufis of Awadh is a thoroughly researched account of Sufism in (erstwhile) Awadh, India. This illustrated volume introduces the reader to its history, traditions, sub-cultures, institutions and poetry. Each essay in this anthology is by a renowned scholar. Together, they explore the ways in which Sufism influenced, and was influenced by, social mores and expressive traditions, emerging as a way of living and thinking unique to the region.