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Religion, inter-community relations, and the Kashmir conflict

Yoginder Sikand

Religion, inter-community relations, and the Kashmir conflict

by Yoginder Sikand

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Published by Rupa & Co. in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intergroup relations,
  • Politics and government,
  • Religion and politics,
  • Group identity,
  • Conflict management

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementYoginder Sikand
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJQ620.K32 S55 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 196 p. ;
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25062076M
    ISBN 108129118319
    ISBN 109788129118318
    LC Control Number2011350098
    OCLC/WorldCa742283460

    Religion Inter Community Relations and the Kashmir Conflict | | Yoginder Sikand Religion Law and Society Across the Globe | | Tahir Mahmood Religion Matters What Sociology Teaches Us about Religion in Our World | | Michael O Emerson.   Kashmir of the yore has evolved after a long process of confluence and begins with the creation of a social polity shaped by currents and cross currents of the civilisational formed the broad base on which the idea of Nationhood was r in coarse of time the democratic values suffered erosion in the value system rendered Kashmir .

    Iqbal A. Ansari. FOR more than a century Hindu-Muslim relations in India appear to have remained unsettled, one dimension of which may be characterised as conflictual. It led to partition of the country which brought in its wake even enlarged and more intensified areas of conflict, including Kashmir, manifested in periodic inter-state wars and inter-community blood-baths. The Face Of 'Azadi' nationalism and inter-community relations within what he deems as the normative Islamic paradigm—all issues very central to the ongoing conflict in and over Jammu and.

    In section II (Religion, Identities and Inter-community Relations), Rekha Chowdhary argues that though restricted to the valley Muslims, the beginnings of religious undertones in the election influenced the eruption, a feature that was magnified by the targeted killings and the . Yoginder Sikand studied economics at St. Stephen’s College, sociology at the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, and then did a PhD in history at Royal Holloway, University of London. He works with the Centre for the Study of Social Exclusion at the National Law School, Bangalore. He is the author of more than a dozen books, including The Origins and Development of the Tablighi Jama’at.


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The Muslim-majority Kashmir Valley is the centre of the ongoing conflict over the state of Jammu and Kashmir. While most people in the Hindu/Dalit-dominated Jammu province, and the Shi‘a-Buddhist-majority Ladakh region support the state’s accession to India, the Muslims of the Kashmir Valley are divided on their political Size: KB.

Yoginder Sikand’s most popular book is Beyond the Border: An Indian in Pakistan. Jihad, Peace and Inter-Community Relations in Islam by. Maulana Wahiduddin Khan (Goodreads Author), Religion, Inter-Community Relations and the Kashmir Conflict by.

Yoginder Sikand. Like most conflict societies, the story of Kashmir is anything but simple. The enormous literature on Kashmir has attempted to capture some of these complexities.

However a majority of published works have focused on the ‘Kashmir problem’ as an extension. the Kashmir conflict, his critique of Indian rule, his advocacy for Kashmir's accession to Pakistan, his opposition to independence for Jammu and Kashmir, his understanding of the relation between Islam, politics and the state, and his views on jihad, nationalism.

Hindu-Muslim Relations in Jammu Region -VIII. Jammu Province, a Division of now what is called as Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, is a diverse region with multiple religious, linguistic and cultural identities.

This series, written inexplores the nature of relationships between Hindus and Muslims. Yoginder Sikand is the author of Beyond the Border ( avg rating, 26 ratings, 8 reviews, published ), Sacred Spaces ( avg rating, 17 ratings, /5(14).

Inter-community relations Greater Kashmir | Their centers of spiritual faith are attracting Kashmiri Pandits to the Valley in larger numbers.

What started in a trickle a few years back has. Islam and world peace. Reviewed parts of the world involving people of different faith backgrounds relates to certain widely-shared understandings of inter-community relations and national identities.

subject elsewhere. In the concluding chapter of this book, titled “Peace in Kashmir”, he maintains that the ongoing conflict in. Throughout the book Geelani reminds us that the roots of the Kashmir conflict lie in the Partition of India, when the then Indian princely states, which numbered almostwere given the choice.

As in other conflict ridden societies like Nagaland, Manipur, in Kashmir as well, ethnic identity is tied to the body of women.

Since the honour of the community is tied to women, in inter-community violence, women become the primary targets. Often they are targets of violence by members of their own community, and male members.

The book argues that politics, inter-state and international relations often play a more important role in the rise of extremism in South Asia than religious identity, poverty, and state repression. This book gives objective facts back their proper central place in our political life The enormous amount of important research that went into this effort demands that all those who care about the well-being of India’s people and healthy inter-community relations should read it.

Kashmir always remains fresh in the public memory though not for its stunning landscapes and enchanting beauty It is the conflict in rather over Kashmir That assumes the centre stage more often This compilation of essays on Kashmir by Yoginder Sikand provides invaluable insights into inter-community relations in the state and leads the reader.

Explore books by Yoginder Sikand with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ Religion, inter-community relations and the Kashmir conflict / Yoginder Sikand. Manipuri Muslims: historical perspectives, CE / Farooque Ahmed.

Frolic play of the Lord = Prabhulinga lile / [Camarasa ; translated from the Kannada ] Basavaraj Naikar. He takes seriously the issue of pluralism and inter-community relations and stresses the need to build bridges with people of other faiths.

He quotes from the Qur’an the saying ‘Unto you your religion and unto me mine.’ (, 6). Islam enjoins Muslims to live with others as brothers in spirit. That itself would help reduce differences, defuse conflicts and build harmonious inter-community relations.

The key to a successful life in this world, the Maulana says, is to be beneficial to others, indicating that if Muslims proved themselves to be of benefit to. The people of Zanskar, a valley in Ladakh, are especially eager to settle disputes among themselves, according to a book published in Gender Relations.

Husband and wife relations are characterized by cooperation and affection. Though the husband is usually the dominant partner, the couple may easily separate and divorce. Nature of Conflict and implications vis-à-vis Diversity and Divergence There is specificity to the context of conflict in Jammu and Kashmir which can be historically located in the identity politics of Kashmir.

This identity politics does not have similar roots in other parts of. History of Kashmir by Syed Ali Shah Geelani. September 23rd, calling for the settlement of the Kashmir conflict through a free and fair plebiscite in which the people of the state would be allowed to decide for themselves to join either India or Pakistan.

nationalism and inter-community relations within what he deems as the.Book Review: "Islam And World Peace" Reviewed By Roshan widely-shared understandings of inter-community relations and national identities.

solution to the ongoing Kashmir conflict is to. Profile: Syed Ali Shah Geelani. nationalism and inter-community relations within what he deems as the normative Islamic paradigm—all issues very central to the ongoing conflict in and over Jammu and Kashmir.

The article also discusses a central paradox: If, as numerous surveys indicate, only a minority, and a diminishing one at that, of.