Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 46980 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

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1 copy of Ṭarīq-i Ḥaz̤rat-i Bābā Bām al-Dīn

Incipit: اي جهان مظهر صفات ترا وي صفات شيون ذات ترا
Colophon: تمت الكتاب ...فى وقت الظهر فى شهر العظم المسمى شهر الشعبان وقد مضى منه احد عشر يوما سنه الف ومأتين وسبع سبعين

An account in Persian verse of the legendary career and teachings of Bābā Bām al-Dīn, a Muslim saint believed to be buried in the ziyarat at Bumazu, Martend, Kashmir (see Stein's translation of Raja-tarangini vol.VI, p. 177-8, note)

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 142 f.
Dimensions (leaf):
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Origin: 1277 AH; 1861 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Bought from Mollah Kabir Baba, September 21, 1891 by M.A. Stein


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