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Sufi music of India and Pakistan

sound, context, and meaning in qawwali

by Regula Qureshi

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Pakistan
    • Subjects:
    • Sufi music -- India -- History and criticism.,
    • Sufi music -- Pakistan -- History and criticism.,
    • Qawwālī.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRegula Burckhardt Qureshi.
      SeriesCambridge studies in ethnomusicology
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3197 .Q74 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 265 p. :
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2713938M
      ISBN 100521267676
      LC Control Number86006851

        Sufi Music: The Divine Connect. The eloquent and powerful poetry, the mesmerizing music, either on the beats of the duff or the table, the melodious strings of the santoor, the saz and the rabab along with the flute/shehnai or the musical notes from the harmonium, are enough to transport you into an altogether different space, leaving you in a . A distinctive and important genre of Muslim devotional music, Qawalli is closely identified with Sufism, the mystical form of Islam. At a Qawalli assembly, Sufi devotees gather under the guidance of a spiritual leader to experience states of mystical love and divine ecstasy through a ritual listening to music/5(2).

      Boivin is now interested in Sufi Hindus. “Since partition [of India] in and especially in the late s and early s there was a process, both in India and Pakistan, of rigidification. Sufi Music-The Soul of Pakistan. 1, likes. Sufi music is a genre of music inspired by Sufism, and by the works of Sufi poets, like Rumi, Hafez, Bulleh Followers: K.

      Another Classical form of Sufi Music is Kafi. Some well-known Kafi poets are Baba Farid, Bulleh Shah, Shah Hussain, Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai, Sachal Sarmast and Khwaja Ghulam Farid. This poetry style has also lent itself to the Kafi genre of singing, popular throughout South Asia, especially Pakistan and India. This book presents the first in-depth study of the female voice in Sufi practice in the subcontinent of Pakistan and India. Shemeem Burney Abbas investigates the rituals at the Sufi shrines and looks at women's participation in them, as well as male performers' use of the female voice.


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A welcome addition to literature in ethnomusicology and Indian studies in general."—Peter Manuel, Yearbook for Traditional Music "An accomplished musician as well as an anthropologist-ethnomusicologist, [Qureshi] has applied her formidable skills to analysis of the role of music in contemporary Sufi practice in India and Pakistan/5(2).

Sufi Music of India and Pakistan book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. For the Sufis of India and Pakistan, the Qawwali songs ar /5(4). For the Sufis of India and Pakistan, the Qawwali songs are 'food for the soul', a means of attaining union with God, the ecstatic culmination of mystical experience.

Regula Burckhardt Qureshi's study carefully describes and documents the performance of this music in the traditional Sufi assembly, the ritual of sama', first presenting the rich musical repertoire of Qawwali song, and 5/5(1).

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For a millennium now, the Sufi ideology has spanned several continents and cultures: from the deserts of Africa, the shores of the Atlantic Ocean to the mountains of Pakistan and Iran, the diversity of Sufi music is enriched by all the cultures it crosses in Egypt, Palestine, Syria, Turkey/Anatolia, Persia, Uzbekistan and India.

Sufi music has a rich history, originating from the practice of Sufism in the Middle East to its various manifestations on the Indian subcontinent. The work of Sufi poets is alive to this day, passed on from generation to generation.

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This article is a review of another work such as a book or a film. The original Author: Kenneth Chen. A Sufi music is something which is inspired from Sufism.

Sufism is a practice. People who take God / Supreme Consciousness as their friend, and try to picture and relate them with their beloved ones, are the ones who are sufis.

It can be anyone, y. A knowledgeable music lover, Shazia Khushk maintains a home music library which contains hundreds of audio cassettes and books by her favourite Sufi poets. She is studying for a bachelor's degree and busy researching Sindhi folk songs. Yar Ko Hum Ne Ja Ba ja Dekha - Abida Parveen - Sufi Music by SufiMusic4.

Mast Qalandar by Abida Parveen by Farrukh Ismail. Ishq Na Darda - Sufi Music - Abida Parveen by One World. Best Of Sufi Songs Part 1 - Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan - Rahat Fateh Ali Khan - Greatest Sufi Hits by Shemaroo.

This music is usually inspired by the opus of eminent Sufi poets like Hafiz, Rumi, Bulleh Shah, Khwaja Ghulam Farid, Waris Shah, and many more. In Pakistan, the dimensions of Sufi music can be divided into three highly structured genres: qawwal, kafi and the modern fusions of Sufi music.

It has been alluring modern and classical singers for.Sufi Music From India. hindu,ﺍﺭﺩﻭ urdu, farsi. Sufi Music is a strong part of the Indian culture as well as Bollywood movie industry. Sufiana Kalam has not been confined to Muslims of South Asia, but enjoyed widely across all people of the subcontinent irrespective of religion, race and .