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Contents: Jewish-Muslim Relations in South Asia (Issue 21)


Jewish-Muslim Relations in South Asia – An Introduction/Navras Jaat Aafreedi


Religious Syncretism and Jewish-Muslim Dialogue in India and Beyond/Amit Ranjan
South Asian Holocaust Educator: A Personal Journey/Mehnaz M. Afridi
A Jewish Convert to Islam in the South-Asian Subcontinent/Dominic Schlosser
A Story of the Holocaust and AIDS Epidemic: The Romance of an Indian Muslim Freedom Fighter and a Lithuanian Jewish Woman/Kenneth X. Robbins & John McLeod
Transcending Worlds: Jewish and Muslim Ideas in the Art of Siona Benjamin/Ori Soltes
Impressions from the Visit of the First Ever Pashtun/Pathan Delegation to Israel/Eyal Be’eri
The Only Hebrew Language Teacher in Indian Academia: A Devout Muslim – Interview with Khurshid Imam/Navras Jaat Aafreedi
The Story of Mariam/Charles Solomon (Edited)
Jewish-Muslim Relations in Sidi Janjira/Anuradha Bhattacharjee
Muslims look after Kolkata synagogues/Priyanka Borpujari
For India’s Largest Jewish Community: One Muslim Makes All The Tombstones/Rachel Dalia Benaim
Photo-Essay: Hebrew-Arabic Calligraphy from God’s Own Country/Paul Rockower
A Changing Heritage: Muslims in Jewish Girls’ School/Jael Silliman

Perceptions and Attitudes
Jews and I, in this beautiful world…/Moinuddin Ahmad
Muslim-Jewish Relations in India: A Perspective/Nathaniel Jhirad
Jews, Muslims, Caste and Israel/Yulia Egorova
Perceptions of Jews among the Shi’as of Lucknow/Saira Mujtaba
Malihabadi Pathan Response to Academic Interest in the Tradition of their Israelite Origin/Yusra Husain
Pathan Muslims of Malihabad: Israelite, not Jewish Connection/Ari Zivotofsky & Ari Greenspan

In Each Other’s Discourse
Muslims in Indian Jewish Fiction/Anna Guttman
Jews in the Discourses of the Indian Muslim Televangelist Zakir Naik/Shehnaz Haqqani
Jews in the Indian Urdu Press/Md. Muddassir Quamar

Conflict and History
Indian Jews and Muslims on Palestine and Zionism between World War-I and World War-II/ Joan Roland
A Tale of Two Brothers: History of Estrangement and the Birth of Two Religions/Ambreen Agha
Holocaust Denial and Minimization in Pakistan/Fawad Javaid
Renewed Interest in the Jews of Pakistan/Shalva Weil
The Jews of Pakistan: A Pakistani Perspective/Zeeba T. Hashmi
Karachi’s “Yahoodi Masjid”/Akhtar Balouch
The Unknown Jews of Bangladesh: Fragments of an Elusive Community/Shalva Weil


For more stories, read Café Dissensus Everyday, the blog of Café Dissensus Magazine.

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