Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of History
Jamaica the Muslim legacy: South Asian Muslims craft a unique legacy in Jamaica
Date of Publication
Explains that some 16% of the 37,000 indentured Indian immigrants who arrived between 1845 and 1917 were Muslims. This minority maintained Islam and formed a link between the Moors and African Muslim slaves. Their cultural contributions have become part of Jamaica's multicultural and multi-heritage society.