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...

    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 ...
  • Qur'at al-Anbiya

    File Ref: EAP466/1/63
    Description: A book of fortune-telling by names of prophets (Qur'at al-Anbiya). Translated into Kiswahili. Extent of original: Manuscript 29 pages 16.5 x 22.2 cm. Condition of original: Covered in carton and red cloth back with back side missing. Black ink ...
  • Collection of poetry

    File Ref: EAP466/1/70
    Description: Misc. qasida. Extent of original: Manuscript 84 Pages 20.5 x 16 cm. Condition of original: In a lined school notebook. Bound in carton with cloth spine. Papers are loose and spine is broken. Black, blue and red. Date of original: 20th century ...
  • Collection of poetry

    File Ref: EAP466/1/72
    Description: Misc. qasida. Also included some in Swahili Extent of original: Manuscript 27 pages, 20.5 x 16 cm. Condition of original: Written in a squared schoolbook. Covered by orange/brown carton. Date of original: 20th century by visual appearance. ...
  • Dini ni Ngome

    File Ref: EAP466/1/96
    Description: Poem in Swahili: "Dini ni Ngome". Extent of original: Manuscript, 9 pages, 20.5 x 16 cm. Condition of original: Manuscript, bound in brown paper but loose and folded inside. Black ink. Date of original: 20th century from visual appearance only ...
  • Kitab Jami'i al-Adhkaar

    File Ref: EAP466/1/106
    Description: Kitab Jami'i Al-Adhkaar. This book contains many prayers and poems of different poets commented in Arabic and Kiswahili. Extent of original: Manuscript 143 pages 16.2X9.8 cm . Condition of original: Bounded in brown stripped hard carton cover ...