Muslim devotional posters

Indian poster, printed by J.B. Khanna & Co, Chennai, purchased in Pondycherry, India, by Siv Ellen Kraft in 2003.

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Welcome to the homepage of the documentation- and research project "Muslim devotional posters" at Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion (AHKR), University of Bergen.

The project focuses on massproduced religious popular pictures in a Muslim context. The material consists of posters and smaller prints with religious motifs such as prophets, Shia Imams, saints, sacred places, historico-mythical narratives, pious people in devout worship, pictures and Quran or Hadith texts in combination, calligrammes and calligraphies.

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Editor: Richard J. Natvig. Last update: 17.09.2008