MUL 50 MAJM (Arabic Commentaries on the Hippocratic Aphorisms project)
Arabic Commentaries on the Hippocratic Aphorisms project collectionMajmūaʿt al-rasāʾil fī asmāʾ aṣḥāb Badr wa ghayruhu former
5 works by 3 authors on the subjects of Muḥammad, Sufism, and Proverbs
Original manuscript in Melbourne University.
This section contains the names of the companions of Prophet Muḥammad who fought in the battle of Badr (624 CE).
This work contains a collection of Ḥadīṯ, proverbs and sayings categorized thematically.The colophon mentions the year of composition as 708 but this is obviously not true as the author is known to have died in 1762 or 1763 CE.
This work contains a poem inwhich is a commentary on the first work in this Manuscript on the companions who fought in the battle of Badr.
Modren foliation in pencil
Inconsistent catchwords on the bottom left corner of verso pages.
Number of lines inconsistent between different works included in this MS.
The text is written in naskh.
Leather binding. Damaged corners.
Funding of Cataloguing
The University of Melbourne