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Muslim caste in Uttar Pradesh

Ghaus Ansari

Muslim caste in Uttar Pradesh

a study of culture contact.

by Ghaus Ansari

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Published by Ethnographic and Folk Culture Society in Lucknow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Caste -- India -- Uttar Pradesh,
  • Muslims -- India

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS422 C3 A6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination83p.
    Number of Pages83
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14258623M

    Muslim representation in India’s most populous state of Uttar Pradesh has plummeted from % in to % following the assembly elections. , English, Book edition: Muslim caste in Uttar Pradesh: a study of culture contact / by Ghaus Ansari ; with a foreword by J.H. Hutton. Ansari, Ghaus, Get this edition.

    Islam is the second-largest religion in India, with % of the country's population or approx. million people identifying as adherents of Islam ( census). It makes India the country with the largest Muslim population outside Muslim-majority countries. The majority of Indian Muslims belong to Sunni sect of Islam while the Shia form a sizeable minority. 7) Census counts a total of towns in Uttar Pradesh. Muslims form a majority in of these. Muslims form a majority in of these. The Muslim-majority towns are .

      Conversion of 20 Muslims in Uttar Pradesh’s Baghpat district's Badarka has turned the attention of the entire nation. The only purpose of the 20 Muslims embracing Hinduism is to get justice after their family member was killed by their own community members. The Muslims who converted to Hinduism claimed that their family member was murdered by few men .   Caste/Religion in UP (calculated form Census) Caste/Religion Percentage share in Population Scheduled Caste OBC 45 Muslims Brahmins 13 Thakurs Scheduled Caste-Sub-composition (total 66 castes) Caste Percentage share in total Population Jatava/Chamar 12 Pasi Dhobi Kori Balmiki.6 Khatik OBC –Sub-composition.


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Muslim caste in Uttar Pradesh by Ghaus Ansari Download PDF EPUB FB2

Muslim Caste in Uttar Pradesh on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Muslim Caste in Uttar PradeshManufacturer: Ethnographic and Folk Culture Society. Pages in category "Muslim communities of Uttar Pradesh" The following pages are in this category, out of total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ansari, Ghaus, Muslim caste in Uttar Pradesh. Lucknow: Ethnographic and Folk Culture Society,   1. Brahmins who form 10% of the population are the most influential lot. Right from the day India acquired independence and even before their position in society is unique.

Irrespective of the caste all revere brahmins. They are vrespected by all. The political parties need to redefine their engagement with Muslim communities in Uttar Pradesh and go beyond the imaginary phenomenon of “Muslim vote bank”.

Instead of just limiting themselves to issues Muslim caste in Uttar Pradesh book their safety and security, the political parties need to take cognizance of the existing diversity within Muslims based on caste and class and address their. Historical development. Islam does not recognize any castes, but, when it came to Persia and India, the existing divisions in these regions were adopted among the local Muslim societies.

Evidence of social stratification can be found in several later Persian works, such as Siyasatnama of Nizam al-Mulk (11th century), Akhlaq-i Nasiri of Nasir al-Din al-Tusi (13th century), and Jam.

Muslim Caste in Uttar Pradesh: A Study of Culture Contact Volumes of Eastern anthropologist: Author: Ghaus Ansari: Publisher: Ethnographic and Folk Culture Society, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Length: 83 pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefManReviews: 1.

Uttar Pradesh has a long history of small Muslim parties. From the Majlis-e-Mushawarat or the Muslim Majlis of Dr. A.J. Faridiin the s, to the Ulema Council, the United Democratic Front and more recently the Peace Party of Dr. Mohammad Ayub, these formations have fared poorly in the polls and in many instances have brought a net loss for.

tteers of Uttar Pradesh, the Sayyads numbe at the Census ofor over 10 per cent of the Muslim population in the Province. They are more numerous in the dis­ tricts of Lucknow than any other part of the province and about 92 per cent of them are found in Luck-now Tahsil.

Their presence in Lucknow is directly due to the in­. The Muslim Kayastha (Urdu: مسلمان کائستھ ‎) are community of Muslims, descendants of members of the Kayastha caste of northern India, mainly in modern Uttar Pradesh and Bihar who were forcefully converted to Islam during the rule of Muslim dynasties.

The Muslim Kayastha are part of the Muslims of Uttar Muslim Kayastha are considered to be Shaikh and follow.

Muslim politics in Uttar Pradesh presents the paradox of a sizable minority failing to stem systemic social disadvantage by exerting political power. “Rather than uniting their vote to extract greater concessions from the state, UP Muslims have been dividing their vote since the mids according to intra-Muslim diversity, caste-identities.

Caste and ‘the Muslim Vote’ in the Battle for India’s Varanasi Madhavi Devasher estimated that only 54 percent of Muslim voters in Uttar Pradesh supported the Samajwadi Party and 20 Author: Jolie Wood.

Caste Wise Population In Uttar Pradesh | Up Caste Wise Population: Uttar Pradesh is the State which Has the highest population in India and Up is 4th Largest state in Area.

It has a population of aboutas per the census. Some Interesting Facts About Uttar Pradesh. Capital – Lucknow; Official Language – Hindi. The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has included 17 communities belonging to the Other Backward Classes in the Scheduled Castes list.

Uttar Pradesh (/ ˌ ʊ t ər p r ə ˈ d ɛ ʃ /; [ˈʊtːəɾ pɾəˈdeːʃ] ()) (English Translation: Northern Province) is a state in northern roughly million inhabitants, it is the most populous state in India as well as the most populous country subdivision in the world. It was created on 1 April as the United Provinces of Agra and Oudh during British rule, and was Capital: Lucknow.

Caste Population Percentage of total SC Population Dasari: 1, % Badhik Badi: 11, % Baheliya:% Baiga: 26, % Baiswar. Pages in category "Muslim communities of India" The following pages are in this category, out of approximately total.

This list may not reflect recent changes ().(previous page) (). Hinduism is vilified for its Caste Divisions. Caste is some thing that can not be wished away in a Human being however enlightened one pretends to be.

For my views on Caste please refer my post caste, under Hinduism. Religions that make fun of idol worship have landed in worshiping idols.

Islam, The Kaaba,Prophet's hair,Hazratbal. 10 Ghaus Ansari, Muslim Caste in Uttar Pradesh: A Study of Culture Contact, Lucknow, Ethnographic and Folk Culture Society, p 11 Imtiaz Ahmad, ‘Introduction’ in Imtiaz Ahmad (ed.) Caste and Social Stratification among the Muslims, Delhi Manohar Book.

Congress blames division of OBC, Muslim votes for Uttar Pradesh drubbing None of the 28 scheduled caste candidates in the fray in Uttar Pradesh managed to bag a seat though in Punjab, the tally rose to 22 from.

Uttar Pradesh is bordered by the state of Uttarakhand and the country of Nepal to the north, the state of Bihar to the east, the states of Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh to the southeast, the state of Madhya Pradesh to the south, and the states of Rajasthan and Haryana and the national capital territory of Delhi to the west.

On Januwhen India became a republic, the state. Castes listed in Uttar Pradesh State List of OBCs Column No. 3 1 Iraqi (Rankia) Kalal, Rankia, Arakh Rankia, Kalal, Araq 2 Ahmadiya 3 Atishbaz 4 Baghban 5 Bakar Qassab Qassab (Qureshi), Chikwa 6 Bangali/Bengali 7 Barhai 8 Bawarchi 9 Behna Behna (Naddaf, Dhunia, Mansoori) Naddaf (Dhunia, Mansoori) 10 Bhand 11 Bhatiara 12 Bhisthi Bhisthi.

Similarly, Hindu-Muslim and caste conflict are U.P.’s reflex responses to the vagaries and pressures of so-called modernisation — the unevenness modernisation exacerbates in an already uneven.