Manuscript/Mixed Material Munājāt. مناجات.

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Title
Munājāt.
Other Title
مناجات.
Summary
Munājāt (Supplication) of ʻAli ibn Abī Ṭālib.
Contributor Names
ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib, Caliph, approximately 600-661.
Vahīd Ḥusaynī, active 18th century-19th century.
Created / Published
[17--?]
Subject Headings
-  Shīʻah--Prayers and devotions
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Arabic and Persian.
-  Caption title.
-  Paper; moderately heavy cream colored paper; elaborately illuminated; text in gold (folio 1b and 2a) 2b to end black ink within five colored borders, from outside in blue, red, gold, red, green ; pages divided into four sections of varying lenth to accomodate main text (in Arabic) and translation, 1 or two lines being contained in each box, determined by an even number of lines of poetry and translation presented on pages containing 7 lines each; Arabic text in larger boxes (approximately 6 x 3.5 cm) with elaborate interlinear decoration; Persian translation in narrower boxes (approximately 4 x 3 cm) with panels of floral decoration on either side; unknown Persian text on folio 1a part of which is missing along the left margin due to trimming and on the upper right margin due to damage to the first folio (mended with some loss of this text but no damage to main text); the name and date Vahīd Ḥusaynī 1209 [1794 or 1795] appears at the lower left corner of the written area folio 7b; unknown Persian text in a later hand appears on endpaper.
-  Türkiye Diyanet Vakfı. İslâm ansiklopedisi, v. 31, p. 563-565
-  Naskhi script (Arabic text); Nastaʻlīq script (Persian text); 7 lines alternating 2 lines Arabic, 2 lines Persian; in written area 11 x 6 cm
-  Folio 1b-7b.
-  Library of Congress manuscript, Persian Cage 252 (123).
-  Contemporary flexible light brown leather binding.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  digital files not viewed; td12 2013-7-16
Medium
1, 7, 3 folio ; 17.5 x 10.8 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
BP193.1.A2 M86 1700z
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m031
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.wdl/wdl.11240
Library of Congress Control Number
2012498162
Online Format
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Description
Munājāt (Supplication) of ʻAli ibn Abī Ṭālib.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2012498162
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Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

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ʻAlī Ibn Abī Ṭālib, Caliph, Approximately 600-661, and Active 18Th Century-19Th Century Vahīd Ḥusaynī. Munājāt. [17--?] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2012498162/.

APA citation style:

ʻAlī Ibn Abī Ṭālib, C. & Vahīd Ḥusaynī, A. 1. C. C. Munājāt. [17--?] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2012498162/.

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ʻAlī Ibn Abī Ṭālib, Caliph, Approximately 600-661, and Active 18Th Century-19Th Century Vahīd Ḥusaynī. Munājāt. [17--?] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2012498162/>.