Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Delhi Persian 62D (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Commentary on Kulayni’s Kafi


1 copy of Ṣāfī by Qazwīnī, Khalīl ibn al-Ghāzī, 1592 or 1593-1678 or 1679

Title: Ṣāfī
Title: صافی

Translation and commentary on the Usūl al-Kāfī of the great scholar of Shīʿī fiqh, ʿAllāmah Kulaynī or Abū Jaʿfar Muḥammad ibn Yaʿqūb ibn Isḥāq al-Rāzī al-Kulaynī, entitled Ṣāfī (written Shāfī), by Khalīl ibn al-Ghāzī al-Qazvīnī (1001-1089/1593-1678), written in Shaʿbān 1064/June 1654 at the order of Shāh ʿAbbās II Ṣafavī

This volume consists of the last chapter on īmān, naz̲r, and kafārāt

Not dated at end

Bound in later boards lined inside with marbled paper

Language(s): Persian & Arabic

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 31 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 302 × 175 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 17th-18th centuries CE ; India or Iran


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