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Selection of Prayers from the Koran and Other Sayings of the Prophet

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1282

This collection consists of one handwritten and illustrated book dated January 11, 1899 containing a selection of prayers from the Koran and other sayings of the prophet Muhammad. A note inserted into the book identifies the author as "Sakhawi".

Dates

  • 1899 January 11

Language

The material in this collection is in Arabic.

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

This collection consists of one handwritten and illustrated book dated January 11, 1899 containing a selection of prayers from the Koran and other sayings of the prophet Muhammad. A note inserted into the book identifies the author as "Sakhawi".

Biographical/Historical Note

The Koran (also Quran or Qur’an) is the main religious text of Islam. The Koran is believed to be the word of Allah (God) as told to the prophet Muhammad (circa 570 CE-632 CE) by the angel Gabriel over a period of 23 years between 609 CE and Muhammed's death in 632 CE.

Arrangement

This collection is in one folder.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480