Shiʿa, Druze and Bahai Shrines

  • Andrew Petersen
Part of the Heritage Studies in the Muslim World book series (HSMW)


This chapter discusses how non-Sunni Muslim shrines fit into the cultural landscape of Palestine. Although the religious beliefs of these groups may be very far from those of Sunni Islam, the appearance of the shrines is indistinguishable, suggesting a common architectural vocabulary.


Shiʿa Druze Bahai 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrew Petersen
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  1. 1.University of Wales Trinity Saint DavidCeredigionUK

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