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The disputed mosque a historical inquiry by Sushil Srivastava

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Published by Vistaar Publications in New Delhi .
Written in English



  • Ayodhya (Faizabad, India),
  • India,
  • Faizabad.


  • Babari Masjid (Faizabad, India) -- History.,
  • Communalism -- India -- Faizabad.,
  • Hindus -- India -- Faizabad.,
  • Muslims -- India -- Faizabad.,
  • Ayodhya (Faizabad, India) -- History.

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Edition Notes

StatementSushil Srivastava.
LC ClassificationsDS486.A98 S74 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination142 p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1681180M
ISBN 108170362121
LC Control Number91902207

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  The Disputed Mosque: A Historical Inquiry Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. This item is part of a library of books, audio, video, and other materials from and about India is curated and maintained by Public Resource. The purpose of this library is to assist the students and the lifelong learners of India in their pursuit. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Srivastava, Sushil. Disputed mosque. New Delhi: Vistaar Publications, (OCoLC) Sushil Srivastava, a professor of medieval and modern history at Allahabad University, wrote these words in the preface to his book, The Disputed Mosque: A Historical Inquiry, an account of the nineteenth-century origins of the communal dispute that would culminate in the destruction by a Hindu mob of the Babri Masjid in Ayodhya, on 6. “I have read many books written from the time of Babarnama to , regarding construction of Babri mosque. I do not remember the name of any book right now.” [Page para ] “I have done deep study about Babri mosque, after the beginning of this dispute.

The disputed land is situated at the erstwhile village of Kot Rama Chandra alias Ramkot at Ayodhya and an old structure of a mosque existed at the site until 6 December The disputed site has religious significance for the Hindu devotees, who believe that Lord Ram was born there.   The cause of the confrontation, locals say, is a dispute over a year-old mosque. In the Hindus of the village claimed that it was the property of the village Panchayat. E-BOOK . Ram Janmabhoomi (literally, "Rama's birthplace") is the name given to the site that is believed to be the birthplace of Rama, the seventh avatar of the Hindu deity Ramayana states that the location of Rama's birthplace is on the banks of the Sarayu river in a city called "Ayodhya".. Some Hindus claim that the exact site of Rama's birthplace is where the Babri Masjid once stood in. The Finsbury Park Mosque, also known as the North London Central Mosque, is a five-storey mosque located next to Finsbury Park station close to Arsenal Football Club's Emirates Stadium, in the London Borough of ry Park Mosque is registered as a charity in England, serving the local community in Islington and the surrounding boroughs of North London.

Youths in Nyali demolish mosque built on disputed plot Monday, Septem Nyali MP Mohamed Ali (left) addressing journalists on September 6, over the demolishing a Mosque . The apex court cleared the way for the construction of a Ram Temple at the disputed site at Ayodhya, and directed the Centre to allot a 5-acre plot to the Sunni Waqf Board for building a mosque. Babri Masjid (IAST: Bābarī Masjid; meaning Mosque of Babur) was a mosque in Ayodhya, India, at a site believed by many Hindus to be the birthplace of Hindu deity has been a focus of dispute between the Hindu and Muslim communities since the 18th century. According to the mosque's inscriptions, it was built in –29 ( AH) by general Mir Baqi, on the orders of the Mughal . The disputed land of Acre was divided into three parts: one-third part was given to Nirmohi Akhara, another one-third for the construction of the temple and the rest one-third to the Mosques. The outer Courtyard or open area was given to Nirmohi Akhara as it was recorded as a worship place for Hindus.