Tasveer Ghar: A Digital Archive of South Asian Popular Visual Culture
  
This is What They Look Like
Stereotypes of Muslim Piety in Calendar Art and Hindi Cinema
Yousuf Saeed

Muslim boy in Turkish cap. This kind of cap with a hairy tail on the top, clearly of Turkish origin, was in vogue among the Muslim elite until the middle of 20th century. Shrines of Mecca and Medina in the backdrop
Artist: H.R.Raja, Publisher: unknown, date: circa 1990

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