Essays on Akal Takht: Tradition, History, and Conceptual Appraisals, is a rare collection of theoretical essays on the institution of Akal Takht. Serving as a brilliant introduction to Akal Takht, this book renders a wide range of historical, political, and doctrinal insights that have fundamentally influenced Sikh temporality.
This concise volume offers intellectually stimulating discourse to trace different currents of political encounters in Sikh history and conceptuality. Postulating the institutional significance of Akal Takht, the book productively consolidates a rich account of temporality-spirituality relationship.
Release date: January 2021