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نصب نامهٔ حضرت سیّد سُهراب.
Naṣab'nāmah-i Ḥaḍrat-i Sayyid Suhrāb.
139 [i.e. 1309; 1891 or 1892?]
1 online resource ; 1 meter 22 cm x 19 cm
Kūḣistonī Badakhshon (Tajikistan)
Digital image of documents presenting a genealogy of Sayyid Suhrāb Walī. The text begins with a quotation from Qurʼān 3:33 (Āl ʻImrān), stressing the necessity of paying respect to the descendants of the Prophet Muḥammad. Following a series of additional quotations, then document then presents a genealogy of Sayyid Suhrāb, beginning with Adam and tracing his lineage through the Prophet and through Imām Mūsā al-Kāẓim. Upon reaching the mention of Sayyid Suhrāb the text then continues with a genealogy extending from him, continuing down to a figure by the name of Sayyid Ḥāris (sic), who may be either the author or a relative of the author.
The date is written as 139; probably 1309/1891-92 is intended.
Location: Vamar, Rushon.
Incipit: بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم هوالله تعالی هذا نصبنامۀ حضرت سید سهراب و به نستعین
Explicit: پسر او خواجه محمد فاضل پسر او شاه اسماعیل پسر او میرزا علی اکبر پسر او سید علوی پسر او سید حارس سنۀ ۱۳۹
The document contains a simple floral design on the header, drawn in red and black ink.
The original document is a long scroll. It has been taped down the middle but is otherwise in good condition and the text is fully legible. The text is written in a fine hand in black ink with rubrications.
Badakhshan Manuscript Project.
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