Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

R.10.3 (Wren Library, Trinity College Cambridge)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: The dīvān of Shawkat Bukhārī, a collection of Persian mystical poems, consisting of ghazals and rubāʿis.
Incipit: إلهي رنگ تاثیری کرامت کن فغنام را زموج اشک بلبل آب ده تيغ زبانم را
Explicit: هركه خواند دعا طمع دارم زآنكه من بنده گنه گارم
Language(s): Persian


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 193 ff.


Written in small, beautiful taʿlīq

  • Fly-leaf marginalia قیمت بیست روپیه


Origin: Undated

Record Sources

"Manuscript description based on "E. G. Browne: A supplementary hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1922", and "E.H. Palmer A Descriptive Catalogue of the Arabic, Persian and Turkish Manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge, London 1870".


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Funding of Cataloguing

Trinity College Cambridge


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