DOI:​10.1080/19472498.2014.883761
Corpus ID: 144265061
Breaking the begging bowl: morals, drugs, and madness in the fate of the Muslim faqīr
Nile Green
Published 2014
Sociology

South Asian History and Culture
This article follows a set of developments that transformed the meaning and value of begging as a religious pursuit in colonial India. Focusing on the Muslim faqīrs, the article argues that… Expand
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