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Muslims and missionaries in pre-mutiny India

  • 339 Pages
  • 0.37 MB
  • English
Curzon Press , Richmond, Surrey
Islam -- Relations -- Christianity, Christianity and other religions -- Islam, Missionaries -- India -- History, India -- Church history -- 19th century, Islam -- India -- History -- 19th ce


Other titlesMuslims & missionaries in pre-mutiny India.
StatementAvril A. Powell.
SeriesLondon studies on South Asia ;, no. 7
LC ClassificationsBP172 .P68 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 339 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1516658M
ISBN 100700702105
LC Control Number93201846

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Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books. EBOOK FROM $ Get this book in print. Routledge; Muslims and Missionaries in Pre-Mutiny India. Read "Muslims and Missionaries in Pre-Mutiny India" by Avril Ann Powell available from Rakuten Kobo. Focuses on the period leading up to the Indian Mutiny of Brand: Taylor And Francis.

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Description: 1 online resource (x, pages): map: Contents: 1. Muslim-Christian debate ; the medieval legacy of Munazara The Indian setting: Muslim heartlands in the Mughal twilight Evangelicalism and India: missionary expansion in northern India ix, p.: 22 cm Spine title: Muslims & missionaries in pre-mutiny India Includes bibliographical references (p.

) and index 95 03 28Pages: Buy Muslims and Missionaries in Pre-Mutiny India (London Studies on South Asia) 1 by Powell, Avril Ann (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Reviews: Muslim missionaries played a key role in the spread of Islam in India with some missionaries even assuming roles as merchants or traders.

[citation needed] For example, in the 9th century, the Ismailis sent missionaries across Asia in all directions under various guises, often as traders, Sufis and merchants. Ismailis were instructed to speak.

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ISSN   The Great Theft: Wrestling Islam from the Extremists by Khaled Abou El Fadl is a comprehensive account of how Muslims in some parts of the world turned away from rational thought and began dabbling in literal interpretations, extremism and sometimes is really an excellent way to understand some of the political upheavals we are seeing in Muslim countries today, including.

Indian Mutiny, widespread but unsuccessful rebellion begun in against British rule in India. It began when Indian troops (sepoys) in the service of Britain’s East India Company refused to use purportedly tainted weaponry.

One consequence of the mutiny was the establishment of direct British governance of India. Books, Toys, Games and much more. Muslims and Missionaries in Pre-Mutiny India / Edition 1 available in Hardcover, NOOK Book.

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Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *. Roger Beaumont, Sword of the Raj: the British Army in India – (New York: Bobbs-Merrill, ), p. ; Chinnian, Vellore, pp. 97–While Bayly notes some ‘interesting parallels’ between the Vellore and army revolts, he does not follow this through with speculations as to their differences in terms of British responses to Muslim involvement with insurrectionary movements.

He has published numerous books on Islam, and Islamic studies for new Muslims, over the past 30 years to supplement his public preaching. Yusuf Estes, a former Protestant Minister and now self-styled "American-Muslim chaplain" is very active in missionary work, with special focus on online missionary activity.

Muslim celebrity missionary fall-out. Kundu is the author of a study, published inthat documents the socioeconomic status of India’s Muslims, who make up roughly fifteen per cent of the population. Several SPCK, LMS, CMS, SPG, Zenana mission, Medical Mission, American Mission, Danish Mission, and Methodist Mission missionaries have contributed for the progressive Christian community in India.

These missionaries have made a vast contributions in the districts of Tinnevelly and Travancore, which covers most of the southern Tamil Nadu. Over several centuries countless East Africans were sold as slaves by Muslim Arabs to the Middle East and other places via the Sahara desert and Indian Ocean.

Experts say it is time for this to be. Sufism, mystical Islamic belief and practice in which Muslims seek the truth of divine love and knowledge through direct personal experience of God.

It consists of mystical paths that are designed to learn the nature of humanity and of God and to facilitate the experience of the presence of divine love and wisdom. Missionaries mission is not to spread hospitals, schools, charitable trusts, and so on, but to spread Christianity, it is their way of spreading of Christianity, but Muslim ways are different to spread Islam, and you know Islam and Christianity are different religion not same – Muhammed Irfan Sep 21 '16 at   The zeal with which the East India Company's officers and missionaries tried to convert Indians to Christianity was a factor in the rebellion but it was likely not the primary reason.

The insensitivity of the British to both the Indian princes and to the company sepoys was a far greater irritant. Islam has been practiced in China for about 1, years. Muslims are a minority group in China, representing between % to % of the total population according to the local government.

Other independent sources claim between 60–80 million Muslims in China. Though Hui Muslims are the most numerous group, the greatest concentration of Muslims is in Xinjiang, with a significant Uyghur.

INDIA A MUTINY OR A WAR OF INDEPENDENCE. THE MUSLIM PERSPECTIVE R.A. GEAVES INTRODUCTION The question of whether or not the uprising of was the beginning of the Subcontinent's long struggle for Independence has been the subject of debate even amongst the Indian scholars.1 Yet, in spite of the arguments, it is.

India’s partition and the conflict over Kashmir, a Muslim-majority princely state ruled by a Hindu dynasty, were driven by local interests and philosophy, including the two-nation theory, which. Search this site Dr Sheikh Mohammad Iqbal Menu Home Introduction Publications Aggression on Ka'bah () Emeralds in the Crown of Islam ( There are over 3, indigenous mission boards in India that have a combined total ofmissionaries.

(Finley47) Indigenous missionaries do 90% of pioneer mission work, but only receive 10% of mission funding. Meanwhile foreign missionaries do 10% of pioneer mission work, but receive 90% of mission funding. (Finley& ). War Without End: A Brief History of the Muslim Conquests We tend to take the current military, economic, and technological superiority of the West relative to the Islamic world for granted and.

Topic is well written & right upto great extent.I am a Indian Christian but i read lot of books of different religions in my home as my ancestors converted nearly years ago were early converts.& always encouraged us to read were Landlord(Bhumihar-Namudri) class of Brahmins of Deep south, there were more than 5 lacs castes in.

A Christian mission is an organized effort to spread Christianity to new converts. Missions involve sending individuals and groups, called missionaries, across boundaries, most commonly geographical boundaries, to carry on evangelism or other activities, such as educational or hospital work.

Sometimes individuals are sent and are called missionaries. The history of Christian missions is a fascinating and multifaceted topic, and Stephen Neill does a decent job of distilling it in his book. Given that from the issuing of the Great Commission to the present, Christian missions have had nearly two millennia to spread throughout the globe, a comprehensive study would take several s: same way, the missionaries in their thinking were not necessarily tied to the theological and ecclesiastical agenda in Britain.

William Carey went his way in the ordering of Serampore College, despite intense pressure from the Baptist missionary Society in England. In India, non conformist missions made alliance with Government.