Ahmad Riza Khan Barelwi: In the Path of the Prophet - Makers of the Muslim World (Hardback)Usha Sanyal (author)
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This book examines the life and thought of Ahmad Riza Khan (1856 - 1921), the legendary leader of the 20th-century Ahl-e Sunnat movement, who represented a strong tendency in South Asian Islam which is sufi, ritualistic, intercessionary, and hierarchical in its social construction. Khan's vision of what it meant to be a good Muslim in his time and day was centered around devotion to the Prophet Muhammad and to following the prophetic sunna as he interpreted it. His movement continues to attract a large following in South Asia and wherever South Asian Muslims have migrated.
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
Number of pages: 160
Weight: 318 g
Dimensions: 216 x 135 x 15 mm
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