Challenging Paradigms: Popular Religion in Punjab

Ballard, Roger

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The author argues that observations of everyday religious and spiritual practice provides a necessary complement to the study of textual sources. This presentation explores the remarkable continuities in the devotional activities which take place at Punjabi shrines - no matter whether they are nominally designated as 'Hindu', 'Sikh' or Muslim.

Document type: Article
Date: 2004
Version: Secondary publication
Date Deposited: 12 February 2009
Faculties / Institutes: Organisations / Associations / Foundations > Centre for Applied South Asian Studies (CASAS)
DDC-classification: Other and comparative religions
Controlled Subjects: Pandschab, Religionsausübung, Schrein
Uncontrolled Keywords: Punjab , Gebet, Punjab , Religious Practice , Shrine , Devotion
Subject (classification): Religion and Philosophy
Countries/Regions: Pakistan
Series: Subjects > CASAS Online Papers: Religion
Volume: 9
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