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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
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