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Western Indian Ocean Studies
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Florida International University
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The Bohra of Madagascar

11/21/2019 02:00 PM

A historical survey of the Bohra in Madagascar.

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Professor Discusses Islamic Perspective on Climate Change

10/02/2019

With more and more community leaders adding climate change to their list of priorities to address, Liyakat Takim, a professor at McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada, aims to keep the ball rolling by pushing religious leaders of Islam to join the discussion as well.

Vasudha Narayanan's contribution to South Asian Studies in Florida

08/06/2019

Gujarati article in the Bombay Samachar entitled "Ḍŏ. Vasudhā nārāyaṇana: Amērikāmāṁ gun̄jatō bhāratīya avāja" focusing on the Prof. Dr. Vasudha Narayanan's scholarly contributions to the study of South Asian Studies in Florida, from mentoring doctoral students to organizing the ChiTra Mela.

Gināna anē bhajanamāṁ yōganā nirūpaṇanuṁ samaya

07/31/2019

Gujarati article in the Mumbai Samachar by Prof. Balvant Jani on ginan and bhajans in comparative history.