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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (1): 96–116.
Published: 01 May 2015
...” to the extent that it proliferated in the successor states of the Mughal empire over the eighteenth century. Lally’s article analyzes the transformation of the equestrian portrait, using this topos as a set of sources through which to examine changes in kingship and imperial politics from the seventeenth...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 348–355.
Published: 01 August 2022
... , no. 1 ( 2009 ): 5 – 43 . Guy John . “ New Evidence for the Jagannatha Cult in Seventeenth-Century Nepal .” Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society 2 , no. 2 ( 1992 ): 213 – 30 . Horstman Monika . Visions of Kingship in the Twilight of Mughal Rule . Amsterdam : Royal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1998) 18 (2): 17–30.
Published: 01 August 1998
... No. 2 18 Comparative Studies of Soutb Asia, mcaand tbe Middle East, VoI. XVIII No. 2 (1998) anarchical conditions bears testimony to the durability tom.” The master should render to his subjects “ex- of kingship as an Iranian institution. In the course of ternal protection...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (3): 421–433.
Published: 01 December 2020
... University Press 2020 federation sovereignty kingship republicanism imperial constitutionalism Constituent Assembly Federation, writes Frederick Cooper, was a potential “route out of empire.” 1 Cooper's account of French West African leaders' efforts to transform the French Empire...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (2): 345–346.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Chakrabarty Dipesh . The Calling of History: Sir Jadunath Sarkar and His Empire of Truth . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2015 . Moin Azfar . The Millennial Sovereign: Sacred Kingship and Sainthood in Islam . New York : Columbia University Press , 2012 . Yavari Neguin...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 384–397.
Published: 01 December 2016
... visible of these healing attempts, aimed to were, in a sense, “discovered,” and thereafter took restore the image of Iran as a civilized modern na- an increasingly central role in this transformative tion with the ancient tradition of kingship. Iranian self-­identification and architecture...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2021) 41 (2): 237–243.
Published: 01 August 2021
... currents of Pan-Islam, but outside of familiar and unhelpful stereotypes. Finally, he aims to offer Afghanistan as the site from which to explore the history of the nation-state as well as the appearance of modern Muslim kingship . His first chapter examines the first Ottoman mission to Afghanistan...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 506–520.
Published: 01 August 2011
... the Mahabharata eral lists of names in the Sanskrit text with both horse sacrifice to solidify his kingship. However, Audrey the printed Razmnamah and select sixteenth- the sacrifice quickly gets put on hold as Krishna Mughal...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 341–347.
Published: 01 August 2022
... throughout its basic narrative structure. 2 Moreover, Siddhicandra describes both Mughal and Jain elites in unusual ways when we read his text against the wider Sanskrit tradition. He styles the Mughal kings and key members of the imperial court as participants in a Sanskrit-based culture of kingship...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 281–293.
Published: 01 August 2015
... vantage point on premodern South Asian kingship, as well as an incomparably rich poetic and literary-­theoretical tradition that included many of the most influential poets and critics of the age: Ānandavardhana, Kuntaka, Abhinavagupta, and Ks.emendra, to name but a few. Kashmir was a land of unique...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2002) 22 (1-2): 3–19.
Published: 01 August 2002
... of kingship of the nation, directed all the eyes of the land this idea of justice in India during the Delhi and Mughal sul- obediently toward him, put all the lands at his feet, and tanates, its availability for use by rulers or subjects...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 203–208.
Published: 01 May 2020
... 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 Islam sacred kingship Mongols What Is Islam? was Shahab Ahmed's first book, but it was written as if it were his last. 1 Its ambition is to explain, once and for all, the phenomenon of Islam—a veritable theory of everything Islamic. When faced...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2013) 33 (1): 117–124.
Published: 01 May 2013
... immediate court settings and toward kingship in ˙ ˙ tradition as the basis for its authority. Pānini’s general. In fact, for all their formal resemblance, ˙ grammar was, with rare exceptions, upheld...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 334–340.
Published: 01 August 2022
... that specifically addresses ruling elites. cmarrewa@gmail.com Copyright © 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 Hindi literature kingship yoga asceticism power The immense influence of the Nath sampraday (community) is unmistakable in the literary, religious, political, and social histories...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2016) 36 (3): 505–506.
Published: 01 December 2016
... to the Studio (Reaktion Delhi, completing the project titled “Plural Identities Books, 2014); Persian Kingship and Architecture: Strate- of Muslims in Old-Delhi in the Nineteenth Century,” gies of Power in Iran from the Achaemenids to the Pahlavis, and has been a research fellow at the Social Science...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 184–195.
Published: 01 May 2019
... sovereign order rather than the figure of the king or monarch explained the perpetual and systemic power of the caste system, which was bounded in violence. Finally, unlike other versions of kingship (Western and Islamic) that derived some of their status from the divine, the laws of Manu...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 293–308.
Published: 01 August 2022
...-varnaṇa foregrounds a South Asian vision of kingship whereby power fosters both piety and pleasure. In Da'ud's rendition, piety comes first, as if his description of Govar were colored by the shade of his meditative hamd . Ascetics of various types, including female yogis, accrue spiritual merit...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 193–195.
Published: 01 May 2020
... as Enigma” to ask how we might also consider the politics of kinship and kingship. As Moin notes, Ahmed's intervention is not so much a history of Islam per se as an interpretive framework for “being Islamic” such that the effective as much as affective meanings of Islam can both be appreciated. As Moin...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 381–387.
Published: 01 August 2022
... : Routledge , 1914 . Ziegler Norman P. “ Some Notes on Rajput Loyalties during the Mughal Period .” In Kingship and Authority in South Asia , edited by Richards John F. , 242 – 84 . Delhi : Oxford University Press , 1998 . 14. Poet Bankidas (ca. 1781–1833) can be called the poet...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 289–292.
Published: 01 August 2022
... biography from ca. 1620, Bhanucandraganicarita , that highlights with praise interactions between Jain ascetics and Mughal elites. Samyak Ghosh turns to the early eighteenth-century Brahmaputra Valley, where courtly love and devotion encompassed unique ideas of kingship. Sohini Sarah Pillai examines...
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