Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 25735 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Daʻāʼim al-Islām fī al-ḥalāl wa al-ḥarām wa-al-qaḍāyā wa-al-aḥkām ʻan ahl bayt rasūl Allāh by Nuʻmān ibn Muḥammad, Abū Ḥanīfah, d. 974

Manual of Ismaili fiqh and kalam. Vol.1 as far as Kitāb al-jihād

Incipit: الحمد لله استفتاحا بحمده وصلى الله على محمد رسوله وعبده ... اما بعد فانه لما كثرت الدعاوى ... والاراء واختلفت المذاهب والاهواء
Colophon: تمت كتاب الجهاد...فی یوم الثامن والعشرین من شهر ربیع الاول سنه 1309...بخط...محمد برهان الدین نجل ...عبد القادر نجم الدین...داود ابن مامونجی

Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 251 f.
Dimensions (leaf): 22 × 13 cm.
Dimensions (written): 16



Naskhi hand


Origin: 1309 AH; 1891 CE

Record Sources

"Manuscript description based on Adam Gacek : Catalogue of the Arabic manuscripts in the Library of the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, 1981".


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