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Orations of the Fatimid caliphs [electronic resource] : festival sermons of the Ismaili imams : an edition of the Arabic texts and English translation of Fatimid khu�tbas / [edited and translated] by Paul E. Walker.

By: Walker, Paul Ernest, 1941-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Ismaili texts and translations series (Institute of Ismaili Studies): 10.Publisher: London ; New York : London : New York : I.B. Tauris ; In Association with the Institute of Ismaili Studies ; Distributed in the U.S.A. by Palgrave Macmillan, 2009Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 162, [60] p.).ISBN: 9781441629005 (electronic bk.); 1441629009 (electronic bk.); 9781845119911 (cloth); 1845119916 (cloth).Subject(s): Festival-day sermons -- Egypt -- History -- To 1500 | Sh�i�ah -- Sermons | Imams (Shiites) -- Egypt -- History -- To 1500 | RELIGION -- Islam -- Rituals & Practice | Fatimiden | Religi�oses Fest | Chutba | Ramadan | Opferfest | Arabien | Geschichte 900-1200Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Orations of the Fatimid caliphs.DDC classification: 297.3/7096209021 Other classification: EN 2830 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
pt. 1. Introductions. A history of the Fatimid khu�tba -- Rhetoric and themes in the surviving khu�tbas -- pt. 2. The khu�tbas. Khu�tba of al-Q�a�im: on the ��Id al-fi�tr, 302 (19 April 915) at Alexandria -- Khu�tba of al-Q�a�im: Rajab 333 (March 945): during the siege of al-Mahdiyya: read by al-Marwadh�i -- Khu�tba of al-Man�s�ur: As wal�i li�l-�ahd (heir-apparent) on the ��Id al-fi�tr, 334 (6 May 946) at al-Mahdiyya -- Khu�tba of al-Man�s�ur: on Friday, 14 Mu�harram 335 (16 August 946): read by Ja�far b. �Al�i, the Chamberlain, in the Mosque of Qayraw�an -- Khu�tba of al-Man�s�ur: on the ��Id al-fi�tr, 335 (25 April 947): during the siege of Ab�u Yaz�id at Kiy�ana -- Khu�tba of al-Man�s�ur: on the ��Id al-a�d�h�a, 335 (2 July 947): during the siege of Ab�u Yaz�id at Kiy�ana -- Khu�tba of al-Man�s�ur: on the ��Id al-fi�tr, 336 (14 April 948), at al-Mahdiyya -- Khu�tba of al-Man�s�ur: on the ��Id al-na�hr, 336 (21 June 948) at al-Mahdiyya -- Khu�tba of al-Mu�izz: on the ��Id al-na�hr, 341 (28 April 953) at al-Man�s�uriyya -- Khu�tba of al-Mu�izz -- Khu�tba of Qirw�ash: on 4 Mu�harram 401 (18 August 1010) at Maw�sil -- Khu�tba of al-�Amir: on a Friday, during Rama�d�an -- Khu�tba of al-�Amir: on the ��Id al-fi�tr.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-157) and index.

Text in English with sermons in Arabic and English translation.

pt. 1. Introductions. A history of the Fatimid khu�tba -- Rhetoric and themes in the surviving khu�tbas -- pt. 2. The khu�tbas. Khu�tba of al-Q�a�im: on the ��Id al-fi�tr, 302 (19 April 915) at Alexandria -- Khu�tba of al-Q�a�im: Rajab 333 (March 945): during the siege of al-Mahdiyya: read by al-Marwadh�i -- Khu�tba of al-Man�s�ur: As wal�i li�l-�ahd (heir-apparent) on the ��Id al-fi�tr, 334 (6 May 946) at al-Mahdiyya -- Khu�tba of al-Man�s�ur: on Friday, 14 Mu�harram 335 (16 August 946): read by Ja�far b. �Al�i, the Chamberlain, in the Mosque of Qayraw�an -- Khu�tba of al-Man�s�ur: on the ��Id al-fi�tr, 335 (25 April 947): during the siege of Ab�u Yaz�id at Kiy�ana -- Khu�tba of al-Man�s�ur: on the ��Id al-a�d�h�a, 335 (2 July 947): during the siege of Ab�u Yaz�id at Kiy�ana -- Khu�tba of al-Man�s�ur: on the ��Id al-fi�tr, 336 (14 April 948), at al-Mahdiyya -- Khu�tba of al-Man�s�ur: on the ��Id al-na�hr, 336 (21 June 948) at al-Mahdiyya -- Khu�tba of al-Mu�izz: on the ��Id al-na�hr, 341 (28 April 953) at al-Man�s�uriyya -- Khu�tba of al-Mu�izz -- Khu�tba of Qirw�ash: on 4 Mu�harram 401 (18 August 1010) at Maw�sil -- Khu�tba of al-�Amir: on a Friday, during Rama�d�an -- Khu�tba of al-�Amir: on the ��Id al-fi�tr.

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