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When Sun Meets MoonGender, Eros, and Ecstasy in Urdu Poetry$
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Scott Kugle

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9781469626772

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: January 2017

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469626772.001.0001

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Introduction

Introduction

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When Sun Meets Moon
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Scott Kugle

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University of North Carolina Press
DOI:10.5149/northcarolina/9781469626772.003.0001

The introduction explains the sun and moon as figured in the Qur’an and Islamic theology. The sun and moon are also primary symbols in Islamic poety, like in the Urdu language. This introduction presents the scholarship of Walters and Kalpaklı who analyze Turkish poetry as documenting relationships of love and power.

Keywords:   Qur’an, Islam, Poetry

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