The book “Managing Piety: The Shrine of Data Ganj Bakhsh” has been authored by whom?
The book “Managing Piety: The Shrine of Data Ganj Bakhsh” has been authored by Linus Strothmann. The book gives an account of various developments associated with the shrine of Ali Hajveri (or Data Ganj Bakhsh), which is located in Lahore (Pakistan), with particular focus on the relationship between the state, public space, the secular and the religious values. It gives detailed accounts of the economy, management and social impact of the shrine. The shrine is one of the South Asia’s most important Sufi sites.