Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 2466 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Rashīd al-bayān by Mullā ʻAbd al-Rashīd, active in 1716

A manual of religious instruction in verse

Incipit: پس له حمد له صلوت دا رنګ وایم زه وتات
Colophon: تمت هذه النسخة الشريفة در ماه رمضان در روزي سه شنبه در مسجد عالم خان جمع دار در ملک ملا داراب
Language(s): Pashto


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 52 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 21.5 × 15 cm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 18th century CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on James Fuller Blumhardt and D.N MacKenzie : Catalogue of Pashto manuscripts in the British Isles, 1965.


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