robert langston langstonrob at JUNO.COM
Mon Oct 11 21:47:13 UTC 1999

On Mon, 11 Oct 1999  William Smith  writes:

"I intend to work about curses, enchantments and miracles in the Hindu
and Muslim context in ancient India, particularly in the medieval

Dear Dr. Smith,

Carl Ernst, of University of N. Carolina, writes several interesting
pieces dealing with the miraculous from the Muslim context  in,
"Religions of India in Practice", edited by Donald Lopez, 1995, Princeton

.....On a possibly related note, I am putting together a high school
level lesson plan on Satya Pir, the (Bengali) saint  (Hindu, Muslim?
Both?). I would appreciate any references, information, or commentaries
regarding Muslim or Hindu perspectives on  Satya Pir, or Satya Narayana.


Robert Langston
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