Pir Sabzali: Journey to Central Asia

Pir Sabzali Journey to Central Asia

Pir Sabzali’s narrative of a journey to Central Asia in the early 20th century, in which he and his Indian companions toiled through difficult terrain in Chitral and met with local Ismailis who impressed the Indian delegation with their fervent devotion to the imam of the time.

Shafique N. Virani with Nizarali J. Virani, “Episodes from A Journey to Central Asia by Pir Sabzali Ramzanali,” in Hermann Landolt, Samira Sheikh, Kutub Kassam, eds., An Anthology of Ismaili Literature: A Shi’i Vision of Islam


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  1. This full book is very heart touching I want this book’s English translation , if not can some more episodes able to publish .if I could get the information of where to get the English version . Please guide me , I want my children to read it as they are not good at Gujarati . Thank you


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