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Taliban's religious ideology – Deobandi Islam – has roots in colonial India

By Sohel Rana, PhD Student, Indiana University
Sumit Ganguly, Distinguished Professor of Political Science and the Tagore Chair in Indian Cultures and Civilizations, Indiana University
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Deobandi Islam, the religious school that the Taliban draw their ideology from, was set up in 19th century India to educate Muslim youth.

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