KOMAKI Sachiyo

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KOMAKI Sachiyo
Takasaki City University of Economics
Faculty of Regional Policy Department of Tourism
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Research Interests


Research Areas



Islam and the Self-representation of Punjabi Muslims in Pakistan: Through Exhibitions of the Holy Relics.
The Journal of Sophia Asian Studies   20    2005
Veneration of Relics in the Indo-Islamic World: Towards an Anthropology of Prophet Muhammad's Remains
The Zinbun Gakuho(Journal of Humanities)   87    2002
The Zat-Biradari System in a North Indian Muslim Society : An Analysis of Status Ranking and Differentiation of Muslim Groups.
The Zinbun Gakuho(Journal of Humanities)   (83)    2000
Rites and Gift-exchanges Associated with Marriage among Muslims in North India : A Case Study of the Saifi-biradari in a Township of Uttar Pradesh.
Journal of Asian and African Studies   54    1997
The Cult of Muslim Saints in India : The Case Study of the Dargah of Nizamuddin, New Delhi.
The Japanese Journal of Ethnology   58-2    1993

Books etc

Religion and Census in British India
Modern South Asia 5 Society, Culture and Gender   2003   


Anthropological survey on the Muslim saint cult in India.
1991 - 1992
Anthropological survey on the social structure among North Indian Muslims.
1995 - 1997
Anthropological survey on the Islamic reformist movements and folklore
Reaserch on the legal system of the religious juridical persons in India and Pakistan

Research Grants & Projects

Veneration of Prophet Muhammad among South Asian Muslims