Parrots of Paradise - Symbols of the Super-Muslim: Sunnah, Sunnaization and Self-Fashioning in the Islamic Missionary Movements Tablighi Jama'at, Da'wat-e Islami and Sunni Da'wat-e Islami

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Gugler, Thomas K.;
(2008)
  • Subject: 320 | Political science | Pakistan [L16] | Politics [T17]

In 1981 Muhammad Ilyas Qadri Attar founded the Barelwi version of the Tablighi Jamaat, the Dawat-e Islami, in Karachi. Dawat-e Islami copies structure and activities of Tablighi Jamaat, but differs from them in appearance mainly because of the green turban. The green co... View more
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