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    • Moon sightings and the quest for Muslim solidarities in twentieth century Natal. 

      Vahed, Goolam; Waetjen, Thembisa (School for Basic Sciences, Vaal Triangle Campus, North-West University, 2014)
      This article examines local contestations over Ramadan moon sightings among Muslims in twentieth century Natal, South Africa, as a window to debates about authority, identity and Muslim unification. The issue was ...
    • Muslim women’s identities in South Africa: A Zanzibari perspective in KwaZulu-Natal. 

      Vahed, Goolam (School for Basic Sciences, Vaal Triangle Campus, North-West University, 2014)
      This article examines how Zanzibari women in KwaZulu-Natal are negotiating their identities within the context of local and global realities. In South Africa, while the post-apartheid period gave birth to non-racial democracy, ...