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Islamic heritage in South Asian subcontinent

Naz̲īr Aḥmad

Islamic heritage in South Asian subcontinent

by Naz̲īr Aḥmad

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Published by Publication Scheme in Jaipur .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Islam -- South Asia,
    • Civilization, Islamic

    • About the Edition

      Contributed articles.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementeditors, Nazir Ahmad, I.H. Siddiqui.
      ContributionsNaz̲īr Aḥmad, 1915 Jan. 3-, Siddiqi, Iqtidar Husain.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBP63.A4 A7295 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <1-2 > ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL517413M
      ISBN 10818678229X, 8186782397
      LC Control Number98917271

      An Introduction to South Asian American History According to the census, more than million people in the United States trace their heritage to South Asia, making South Asian Americans one of the fastest growing immigrant groups in the U.S. Identity. A Bengali is a person of ethnic and linguistic heritage from the Bengal region in South Asia speaking the Indo-Aryan Bengali language. Islam arrived in the first millennium and influenced the native Bengali culture. The influx of Persian, Turkic, Arab and Mughal settlers contributed further diversity to the cultural development of the region.

      the South Asian subcontinent. Theorists of nationalism and historians of the colonized world for the most part have been ill at ease with the problem of cultural difference. Unable to avoid confronting this vital issue, South Asian historiography has developed unique analytical conventions. Muslim conquests in the Indian subcontinent mainly took place from the 12th to the 16th centuries, though earlier Muslim conquests include the invasions into modern Pakistan and the Umayyad campaigns in India, during the time of the Rajput kingdoms in the 8th century.. Mahmud of Ghazni, the first ruler to hold the title Sultan, who preserved an ideological link to the suzerainty of the Abbasid.

        The Hindu population sees historical humiliation of Muslim rule for centuries in the subcontinent, while the Muslim population sees the continued Hindu prejudice and .   Thus, Hindu-Muslim conflict in South Asia derives from no one particular factor, but is a function of the friction between different communities with different modernizing visions.


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