Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Messianic Hopes and Mystical Visions: The Nurbakhshiya Between Medieval and Modern Islam” as Want to Read:
Messianic Hopes and Mystical Visions: The Nurbakhshiya Between Medieval and Modern Islam
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Messianic Hopes and Mystical Visions: The Nurbakhshiya Between Medieval and Modern Islam

really liked it 4.0  ·  Rating Details ·  6 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
Messianic Hopes and Mystical Visions tells the story of the Nurbakhshiya, an Islamic messianic movement that originated in fifteenth-century central Asia and Iran and survives to the present in Pakistan and India. In the first full-length study of the sect, Shahzad Bashir illumines the significance of messianism as an Islamic religious paradigm and illustrates its centrali ...more
Hardcover, 368 pages
Published November 1st 2003 by University of South Carolina Press (first published October 2003)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Messianic Hopes and Mystical Visions, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Messianic Hopes and Mystical Visions

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-18)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Simurg u Rum
Simurg u Rum rated it liked it
May 19, 2016
John
John rated it really liked it
Jan 08, 2009
Justin Smolin
Justin Smolin rated it liked it
Nov 12, 2010
Barış
Barış rated it really liked it
Mar 27, 2015
John Woods
John Woods rated it it was amazing
Dec 19, 2014
Ayub
Ayub rated it it was amazing
Nov 21, 2015
Shahid
Shahid is currently reading it
Nov 18, 2008
Rob
Rob marked it as to-read
Oct 02, 2009
Qutri
Qutri marked it as to-read
Oct 23, 2009
Masoumeh
Masoumeh marked it as to-read
May 31, 2010
Hardy HarHar
Hardy HarHar marked it as to-read
May 19, 2012
UK
UK marked it as to-read
Aug 04, 2014
Yaqub Balti
Yaqub Balti marked it as to-read
Dec 20, 2014
Zaheer Shigri
Zaheer Shigri marked it as to-read
Jan 28, 2015
Muhammad Adil
Muhammad Adil marked it as to-read
Apr 28, 2016
Kavya
Kavya marked it as to-read
Aug 17, 2016
Faraz
Faraz marked it as to-read
Dec 29, 2016
Alp Eren Topal
Alp Eren Topal marked it as to-read
Feb 17, 2017
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book