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Visualizing belief and piety in Iranian Shiism

Author: Ingvild Flaskerud
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers perspectives on contemporary Islamic iconography and the use of imageries in ritual contexts. This book provides new understanding of Islamic iconography and Muslim perspectives on the use of  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ingvild Flaskerud
ISBN: 9781441149077 1441149074
OCLC Number: 526809424
Description: xii, 299 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Note on transliteration --
Preface --
Introduction --
Part I. The portrait of Imam Ali: 1. The emergence of a prototypical model and its survival --
2. Imam Ali in Shia memory --
3. The iconography of Imam Ali and its reception --
Part II. The battle at Karbala: 4. The battle at Karbala in Shia memory and piety --
5. Visual Karbala narratives in Shia piety --
6. The parcham wall hanging --
7. Representation and reception of Karbala in colour posters --
Part III. Images and decorative designs in ritual space: 8. The image as a votive gift --
9. Images in the liturgy of commemoration and celebration --
10. Decorative programmes across gendered ritual space --
11. Transposing iconography --
Conclusion: visualizing and seeing in the service of Islam.
Responsibility: Ingvild Flaskerud.
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