Colonialism and the Call to Jihad in British India

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A historical narrative that examines the role of ulema and their use of the concept of jihad during India's struggle for independence. Colonialism and the Call to Jihad in British India examines the role of Muslim religious leaders or Ulema's in India's freedom struggle. And it does so by visiting the life and times of seven main protagonists- the 19th century cleric Sayyid Ahmad Barelvi, the mystic revolutionary Maulvi Ahmadullah Shah, Maulana Mahmoodul Hasan( the founding father of the Silk Conspiracy and later of Jamia ...

Colonialism and the Call to Jihad in British India 2015, SAGE India, New Delhi

ISBN-13: 9789351502616

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