DREAMSEA Project No.: DS 0002 00001 Institution: HMML; DREAMSEA Surrogate Format: Digital IIIF Manifest: https://www.vhmml.org/image/manifest/537662 Country: Indonesia City (Province): Ogan Komering Ilir (Sumatera Selatan) Name of collection: Private collection of Mukhtar Right to Left?: Yes Current Status: In situ Subject matter: Astronomy; Prayer and Divination Begin Year Date: 1925 End Year Date: 1935 Place of copying: Mecca Script: Arabic; Jawi Writing support: Lined paper exercise book Watermark?: No Countermark?: No Manuscript cover?: No Binding?: No Manuscript paper dimension: 27 x 22 cm Text block dimension: 20 x 18 cm Number of pages: 1 page; 5 pages Number of blank pages: 1 page; 5 pages Rubrication?: No Illumination?: No Illustration?: No Manuscript condition: Poor Description of manuscript content: The text tells of various benefits to be had from lunar eclipses and the Islamic views on this events.
The manuscript also contains the text of benefits from reading the Hizb al-baḥr by Abū Ḥasan al-Shādhīlī. Item 1 - Title in Native script: فائدة خسوف القمر Item 1 - Title in Roman script: Fā’idah khusūf al-qamar Item 1 - Title in English script: The Benefit of Lunar Eclipses Item 1 - Author: Anonymous Item 1 - Language: Arabic Item 2 - Title in Roman script: Faedah Doa Ḥizb al-baḥr Item 2 - Title in English script: The Benefit of Reading the Prayer Ḥizb al-baḥr Item 2 - Author: Anonymous Item 2 - Language: Malay Top