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  • Early 18th century Ottoman munseat

    Manuscript

    The İnşā’-i a‘là belongs to a common genre of literature in the Ottoman Empire called münşeat. These works includ...

  • Haftarot for Passover

    Manuscript

    The manuscript contains Haftarot (singular Haftarah) for the Passover festival. What is Haftarah? Haftarah is a selected...

  • Polyglot Psalter

    Manuscript

    A Hebrew psalm-book with parallel Greek, Latin and English translations. What are Psalms? The Book of Psalms (in Hebrew...

  • Register of circumcisions

    Manuscript

    An 18th-century registry of circumcisions, including instructions for the service. Circumcision in Judaism Circumcision...

  • Sufi teachings, prayers and invocations

    Manuscript

    An 18th-century collection of Sufi teachings, prayers and invocations. A collection of Sufi works This volume is a comp...

  • Tevaram

    Manuscript

    Manuscript of a compilation of Tamil Saiva bhakti hymns (Tēvāram) from the Tamil bhakti saints of the 6th to 8th centuri...

  • Yogavacara manual (fragment)

    Manuscript

    This manuscript fragment is part of a rare Yōgavacara meditation manual found in the Theravāda tradition. It sets out th...