Muslim festivals in India and other essays / Garcin de Tassy ; translated and edited by M. Waseem

Author(s): Garcin de Tassy, M. (Joseph-Héliodore-Sagesse-Vertu), 1794-1878
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Subjects: Fasts and feasts--Islam
Fasts and feasts--India
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, French (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Delhi : Oxford University Press, 1995
LC Classification: B, BP
Physical Description: vii, 197 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction 3
1. Muslim Festivals 28
Preliminary Observations
Pt. 1. Lunar Fetes; Solar Fetes
Pt. 2. Saints Without any Special Fetes
2. Customs of the Musulmauns: An Essay on Mrs Meer Hassan Ali's Observations on the Musulmauns of India 123
3. Islamic Practices: Reflections on Ja'far Sharif's Qanoon-e Islam 143
Appendix 171
Select Bibliography 187
Index 189
Alternate Title(s): Mémoire sur des particularités de la religion musulmane dans I'Inde, dʼaprés les ouvrages hindoustani.
Notes: LCCN: 96900518
ISBN: 0195636775
Includes bibliographical references (p. [187]-188) and index
OCLC Number: 34924994
ISBN/ISSN: 0195636775