Delhi's Sufi Heritage and its Legacy

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Published on: 13 October 2017

Kuldeep Patowary and Shounak Ghosh

Kuldeep Patowary and Shounak Ghosh are doing PhDs in history from Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi, and from Vanderbilt University, USA.

The evolution of Sufi networks in the emerging metropolis of the Islamic East (Delhi) from the 13th century onwards is traced through articles and interviews, looking particularly at interactions with the political establishment and society, so as to unravel the multiple roles played by the Sufis.