Archival records from The manuscripts of the Riyadh Mosque of Lamu, Kenya (EAP466)

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  • The Manuscripts of the Riyadha Mosque of Lamu, Kenya [19th-20th centuries]

    Collection Ref: EAP466/1
    The collection contains Islamic teaching material that has been in use in the Riyadha mosque since its foundation in the late 19th century. It covers all Islamic disciplines, such as fiqh, tawhid, nahw, mantiq and Sufism. The Sufi content reflects its clos ...
  • [Abu Shuja]

    File Ref: EAP466/1/1
    Description: Commentary by Muhammad b. Qasim al-Ghazzi (d. 928 AH) on a Shafi'i fiqh manual by Shihab al-Din al-Tayyib al-Asfahani, known as Abu Shuja. Extent of original: Manuscript 215 pages, 22 x 16 cm. Condition of original: Bound in carton, lined with ...
  • Fath al-qarib al-Mujib

    File Ref: EAP466/1/2
    Description: Fiqh. Fath al-qarib al-Mujib also known as al-Qawl al-Mukhtar Extent of original: Manuscript, 225 pages, 23 x 18 cm. Condition of original: Unbound, collected in quires, without a cover. Red and black ink. Little damage by insects. Date of or ...
  • A work of astronomy

    File Ref: EAP466/1/3
    Description: Astronomy. Calculation of prayer times etc specific for the East African coast all the way to Mozambique. Also including Iran etc. Extent of original: Manuscript, 68 pages, 25 x 18 cm. Condition of original: Manuscript, bound in black carton, ...
  • Al-bakurat al-Janniya fi amali bi Alat al-Jaybiyya

    File Ref: EAP466/1/4
    Description: Al-bakurat al-Janniya fi amali bi Alat al-Jaybiyya. Poetry of praise Extent of original: Manuscript 22 pages 25,7x17 cm . Condition of original: Bound in carton with cloth spine. Black and red ink, fading. Date of original: 21 Jumada II, 1316 ...
  • Unidentified work of grammar

    File Ref: EAP466/1/5
    Description: Unidentified book of grammar. Extent of original: Manuscript 285 pages, 22 x 16 cm. Condition of original: Bound in carton with cloth spine (secondary binding). Black and red ink. Badly damaged by insects. Poor condition. Date of original: Un ...
  • Fath al-Wahhab

    File Ref: EAP466/1/6
    Description: Fath al-Wahhab. A widely used book of Shafi fiqh. Extent of original: Manuscript 314 pages 25,4X17 cm . Condition of original: Bound in leather, spine is broken. Black and red ink. In bad condition. Date of original: Unknown. First half of 1 ...
  • Takhmis al-Witriyya

    File Ref: EAP466/1/7
    Description: Takhmis al-Witriyya. Poetry for recital during Ramadan Extent of original: Manuscript 150 pages, 23,4 x15 cm. Condition of original: Bound in carton with leather back intact. Black and red ink. Partially destroyed by insects but in fair condit ...
  • Sharh lamiyyat al-Afʿal li-Ibn Malik

    File Ref: EAP466/1/8
    Description: Sharh lamiyyat al-Afʿal li-Ibn Malik. Sarf, grammar Extent of original: Manuscript 62 pages 25,7x17 cm . Condition of original: Unbound, in bundles. Black and red ink, fading. Partially destroyed by insects. Bad condition Date of original: Unk ...
  • Unidentified work of fiqh

    File Ref: EAP466/1/9
    Description: Unidentified work of fiqh Extent of original: Manuscript, 383 pages, 22 x 14.8 cm. Condition of original: Bound in leather binding with a flap. The leather still some fur intact, white hairs. Collected in quires, spine is broken. Black and red ...
  • Mawlid Dibaʿi

    File Ref: EAP466/1/10
    Description: Mawlid Dibaʿi. Mawlid for recitation on the occasion of Mawlid. Extent of original: Manuscript 46 pages 25x18 cm . Condition of original: Bound in carton with cloth spine. Spine is broken. Black and red ink fading. Date of original: 1324 H = ...
  • Mawlid Barzanji

    File Ref: EAP466/1/11
    Description: Mawlid Barzanji, recited throughout East Africa on the occasion of Mawlid. Extent of original: Manuscript 79 pages 25x18 cm . Condition of original: Bound in carton with paper cover. Spine is broken. Black and red ink. Date of original: Unkn ...
  • Kalam Amir al-Muʿminin

    File Ref: EAP466/1/12
    Description: Kalam Amir al-Muʿminin. Volume contains more than one title, mainly on Usul al-Din. Extent of original: Manuscript 219 pages 22 x 16 cm . Condition of original: Bound in leather. Spine is broken. Black and red ink, some discoloring. Paper par ...
  • Minhaj al-Talibin

    File Ref: EAP466/1/13
    Description: Minhaj al-Talibin. One of the most widely used books of ShafiʿI fiqh Extent of original: Manuscript 413 pages 32 x 22 cm . Condition of original: Bound in leather with leather cover. Spine is broken. Black and red ink, some discoloring. Paper ...
  • Unidentified work of grammar

    File Ref: EAP466/1/14
    Description: An unidentifed work of nahw (grammar) Extent of original: Manuscript 100 pages 22,7 x 16cm . Condition of original: Bound in leather with leather cover. Spine is broken. Black and red ink, some discoloring. Paper very badly destroyed by insec ...