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Sikhism books

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Sikhism by Harjreet Grewal Sikhism

This volume describes Sikhism, the youngest member of the Indic religious traditions. The volume explains how Sikhism arose at a time of religious and political ferment, a fact which left its mark on its interactions with other traditions, notably Islam,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

Piro and the Gulabdasis Gender, Sect, and Society in Punjab by Anshu (Teaches, University of Delhi, India) Malhotra Piro and the Gulabdasis Gender, Sect, and Society in Punjab
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The middle decades of the nineteenth century in Punjab were a time of the disintegrating Sikh empire and an emerging colonial one. Situating her study in this turbulent time, Anshu Malhotra delves into the tumultuous life of a hitherto unknown...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/05/2017

The Golden Temple Of Amritsar Reflections of the Past (1808-1959) by Amandeep Singh Madra The Golden Temple Of Amritsar Reflections of the Past (1808-1959)

From its founding in 1588, the Golden Temple has come to symbolise the epitome of Sikh architecture as well as the undying love of its devotees. The complex that developed around it was, as one eyewitness put it, the Sikhs'...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/02/2017

Drinking From Love's Cup Surrender and Sacrifice in the Vars of Bhai Gurdas Bhalla by Associate Professor of Religion Rahuldeep Singh (California Lutheran University) Gill Drinking From Love's Cup Surrender and Sacrifice in the Vars of Bhai Gurdas Bhalla

Bhai Gurdas Bhalla (d. 1636 CE) is widely considered the most important non-canonical poet in Sikh history, having shaped the theology and ethics of the tradition for centuries. Not only are his beautiful poems considered an authoritative illustration of Sikh...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/12/2016

Sikh Identity An Exploration of Groups Among Sikhs by Opinderjit Kaur Takhar Sikh Identity An Exploration of Groups Among Sikhs

It is commonly assumed that all Sikhs are the same, but the very existence of different groups who have varying beliefs and practices within the Sikh community shows that a corporate identity for the Sikh community is not possible and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/08/2016

The Oxford Handbook of Sikh Studies by Pashaura (Professor and Dr. Jasbir Singh Saini Endowed Chair in Sikh and Punjabi Studies, University of California, Rive Singh The Oxford Handbook of Sikh Studies
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This handbook innovatively combines the ways in which scholars diverse fields (including philosophy, psychology, literary studies, history, sociology, anthropology, political science, and economics) have integrated the study of Sikhism within critical and postcolonial perspectives on the nature of religion.
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/03/2016

The Granth of Guru Gobind Singh Essays, Lectures, and Translations by Kamalroop Singh, Gurinder Singh Mann The Granth of Guru Gobind Singh Essays, Lectures, and Translations
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In the Granth of Guru Gobind Singh, the authors offer new insights into the Sikh scripture Dasam Patshah Ka Granth, or the Dasam Granth, which has traditionally been attributed to Guru Gobind Singh. While many studies have adopted a polemic...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/09/2015

Singing Guru by Kamla K. Kapur, Nikky-Guninder Kaur Singh Singing Guru
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Format: Hardback - Released: 24/03/2015

Other books in this genre

U.S. Congress on the Sikh Struggle for Khalistan Volume One 1985 - 1998 by International Sikh Organization U.S. Congress on the Sikh Struggle for Khalistan Volume One 1985 - 1998


Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 26/09/2014

U.S. Congress on the Sikh Struggle for Khalistan Volume Two 1999 - 2007 by International Sikh Organization U.S. Congress on the Sikh Struggle for Khalistan Volume Two 1999 - 2007


Format: Paperback / softback - Released: 26/09/2014

Historical Dictionary of Sikhism by Louis E. Fenech, W.H. McLeod Historical Dictionary of Sikhism
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This third edition of Historical Dictionary of Sikhism covers its history through a chronology, an introductory essay, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary has over 1000 cross-referenced entries on key persons, organizations, the principles, precepts and practices of the religion...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/06/2014

Sikhs Across Borders Transnational Practices of European Sikhs by Prof Dr Knut A. Jacobsen Sikhs Across Borders Transnational Practices of European Sikhs

Explores Sikh praxis and self-representation across geopolitical borders, with a focus on empirical research on Sikhs in Europe
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/03/2014

The Oxford Handbook of Sikh Studies by Pashaura (Professor and Dr. Jasbir Singh Saini Endowed Chair in Sikh and Punjabi Studies, University of California, Rive Singh The Oxford Handbook of Sikh Studies
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This handbook innovatively combines the ways in which scholars diverse fields (including philosophy, psychology, literary studies, history, sociology, anthropology, political science, and economics) have integrated the study of Sikhism within critical and postcolonial perspectives on the nature of religion.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/03/2014

The Sikh Zafar-namah of Guru Gobind Singh A Discursive Blade in the Heart of the Mughal Empire by Louis E. (Professor of South Asian and Sikh History, University of Northern Iowa) Fenech The Sikh Zafar-namah of Guru Gobind Singh A Discursive Blade in the Heart of the Mughal Empire
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Louis E. Fenech offers a compelling new examination of one of the only Persian compositions attributed to the tenth Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh (1666-1708): the Zafar-namah or 'Epistle of Victory.'
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2013

Sikhism: A Guide for the Perplexed by Dr. Arvind-Pal Singh Mandair Sikhism: A Guide for the Perplexed

Sikhism's short but relatively eventful history provides a fascinating insight into the working of misunderstood and seemingly contradictory themes such as politics and religion, violence and mysticism, culture and spirituality, orality and textuality, public sphere versus private sphere, tradition and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/06/2013

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