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The AL-Hamdani manuscript described here is something of a curiosity. He was one of the first Wala thinkers to incorporate ancient Greek Neo-Platonic ideas into his system. The manuscript is elegantly bound in dark red leather with a prayer inscribed in Arabic on the flyleaf.

Thereafter, he will let others molest them, and they, one after aal other, will do this lewd act. The volume is richly bound in crimson leather with gold stamped title.

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Other hadith with the same content has also been reported. The authors evidently wished the work to read as the words of an Imam addressing a follower.

The Dean had been the first academician with D. Ibn Tawus, Malahim, p. It is written from beginning to end in the Khojki script.

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Copied in AH, or around CE, it served as the basis of the edition which the great French scholar Henry Corbin edited and translated in ; another edition, based on manuscripts from Pakistan and Afghanistan, was edited later by Mustafa Ghalib. Since non-Ismailis could not read the Khojki script, he could carry this fundamental treatise of Ismaili thought without fear of criticism or persecution.

The AL-Hamdani manuscript was copied in the year AH, or around CE, in a graceful calligraphic hand, with full vocalisation of the Arabic text for the sake of clarity. He further upheld the universal validity of prophecy, not only within the Islamic tradition but also in the teachings of other faiths, including Zoroastrianism as well as Christianity and Judaism.

The Prophet S said: The manuscript has been much read and consulted over the years. Our copy also shows the hazards of leaving precious books where children can get at them for there are mischievous scribbles, in a childish hand, on the flyleaf and elsewhere-another sign of the family nature of AL-Hamdani Collection!


One among the mot Yemeni intellectuals whose influence on revolutionary men success considered as an important factors of the26th September Revolution against Imamh regime, Perhaps, this condition will result from the deaths of men in the successive and protracted wars that will occur.

It can also mean that having a child would make one sad, anxious and furious. The AL-Hamdani manuscript was one of the few known copies of this work until recently. The best among them would be he who will say: The writer of the unique book: At that time, corruption and moral laxity will spread remarkably.

Over the years, many important Ismaili texts have been published using manuscripts drawn from this Collection.

This was the script developed first all Ismaili merchants to maintain their business records in confidence but later came to be widely used by Ismailis for religious texts; the underlying language might be Arabic, as in this case, or Gujarati or Urdu, or any of a number of other tongues.

Stern, their identities were revealed and they themselves were shown to be closely linked with the early Ismaili movement and, most probably, Ismailis themselves certainly, they were attacked as Ismailis by their critics. It is included here because it is a good example of an old and treasured manuscript which will require conservation and repair; the binding is loose and the pages have suffered damage from worms, despite the aromatic leaves inserted at regular intervals.

The present manuscript, one of two in the AL-Hamdani Collection, is waad written in a clear scholarly hand and probably dates from the late 18 th or early 19 th century. It was completed in CE. Now, let us look waladd the hadith s in order to comprehend the profundity of the tragedy of the loss of Islamic values and the spread of corruption at that time.


It is one of several manuscripts in the AL-Hamdani Collection copied by a woman scribe. The Noble Messenger of Islam S thus described the state of affairs of those days from the emotional perspective: This book derives from a public debate held in the 10 th century in the presence of the governor of Rayy, a once-important Iranian city near modern-day Tehran.

Corruption will be so widespread that it would be hard to find anyone who could or would want to prevent it. View this page in our App.

Muhammad ibn Muslim said: At that time, God will give permission to him al-Mahdi to rise up and reappear. Provided secure shelter to many Yemeni revolutionaries when was in Egypt Perhaps, it would be due to extreme economic problems, the spread of diseases among children, the lack of facilities, and the propaganda and encouragement to have fewer children, or other factors.

The Messenger of Allah S said: For information on the terms, yawm az-zuhur, yawm al-karrah and yawm al-qiyamah, see Tafsir al-Mizan, vol. The title-page bears several seals and stamps of ownership of successive members of the AL-Hamdani family.

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It has been one of the most consulted manuscripts in the AL-Hamdani Collection and is still in demand by scholars. The calligraphy is bold and expressive. In other words, knaz practicing abortion and contraception at that time, the people will prevent increase in the number of children. He S said in another hadith: See Tafsir Qummi, vol.

It is precious because this is a unique manuscript; no other copy is known to exist. It is possible for any kind of deviation and corruption to be tolerated somehow except sexual promiscuity, which is very unpleasant and intolerable for dignified and noble people. He S also said elsewhere: