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Gates of Peristan

Alberto M. Cacopardo

Gates of Peristan

history, religion and society in the Hindu Kush

by Alberto M. Cacopardo

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Published by IsIAO in Rome .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnology -- Pakistan -- Chitrāl District.,
  • Chitrāl District (Pakistan) -- Social life and customs.,
  • Chitrāl District (Pakistan) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlberto M. Cacopardo and Augusto S. Cacopardo.
    SeriesReports and memoirs -- 5
    ContributionsCacopardo, Augusto S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS392.C47 C33 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination327 p. (2 folded) :
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19437495M

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0 Reviews. Gates of Peristan. History, Religion and Society in the Hindu Kush. Book PDF Available. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cacopardo, Alberto M. Gates of Peristan. Rome: IsIAO, (OCoLC) Online version. Gates of Peristan: History, Religion and Society in the Hindu Kush Article in American Anthropologist (3) September with 67 Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Stuart Plattner.

Chapter II of the book which deals with Chitral and Mastuj The paper, published inis based on information collected during s and Gates of Peristan book شہزادہ صمصام الملک کی کھوار گرائمر مولانا عبدالقادر کے تعارفی نوٹ اور. Gates of Peristan. History, religion and society in the Hindu Kush (Reports and memoirs.

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In this book, Augusto S. Cacopardo takes readers inside the world of the Kalasha people. Cacopardo outlines the history and culture of this ancient but still extant people. Exploring an array of relevant literature, he enriches our understanding of their practices and beliefs through illuminating comparisons with both the Indian religious world and the religious folklore of Europe.

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History, Religion and Society in the Hindu Kush, ). Other works by Alberto Cacopardo and Augusto Cacopardo include: ‘Gates of Persitan – history, religion and society in the Hindu Kush ‘, ‘Fence of Peristan – the Islamization of the.

book's title Gates of Peristan refers to the narrow gorges protecting the entry into the valleys and thus into Peristan. The studied area should be understood as a 'miniature reproduction of Peristan as a whole: Nuristan is represented by the Jashi, the Western Kohistan by the Gawar, Chitral by the Kalasha, the Shina-Burusho area by.

This name appears nowhere in the works of the local or earlier Western Writers. Mirza Muhammad Ghafran’s first book on the History of Chitral makes only casual reference to the Raees Rule, without mentioning any of the names. A list of ten Raees rulers have been recorded by Mirza Ghufran in his second version of the same book in Augusto S.

Cacopardo is professor of ethnography at the University of Florence. He is the co-author of Gates of Peristan: History, Religion and Society in the Hindu Kush. Free E-book Of The Month. This article needs additional citations for verification.

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Cacopardo takes readers inside the world of the Kalasha people. Cacopardo outlines the history and culture of this ancient but still extant people. Exploring an array of relevant literature, he enriches our understanding of their practices and beliefs through illuminating comparisons with both the Indian religious world and the religious folklore of : Hardcover.

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Cacopardo,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. 'Africa e l'Oriente and is Professor of Ethnography at the University of publications include themonograph Gates of Peristan: History, Religion and Society in the.