Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 2792 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Makhzan al-islām by Darvezah, Ak̲h̲ūnd, 1533 or 1534-1638 or 1639

A compendium of the Muslim faith and religious observances

Colophon: باتمام رسید نسخۀ متبرکه مخزن آخون درویزه بزبان افغانی...بوقت نماز ظهر روز شنبه تاریخ بیست و پنجم ماه جماد الثانی سنه 3 محمد شاه عالم بادشاه غازی...کاتب...شیخ عنایت الله ولد شیخ حفیظ الله ساکن شهر لاهور
Language(s): Pushto with Persian titles and prefaces


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 150 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 20.5 × 13.5 cm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 1175 AH; 1762 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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