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Some Unknown Ismaili Authors and their Works

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1937
Authors  Hamdani, Husayn F. al-.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: J.R.A.S. ; PAGES: 359-378
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Some Unknown Ismaili Authors and their Works," J.R.A.S. (1937): 359-378.

Medieval Ceramic Oil Lamps from Fustat

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1970
Authors  Kubiak, W. B.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Ars Orientalis ; VOLUME: VIII ; PAGES: 1-18
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Medieval Ceramic Oil Lamps from Fustat," Ars Orientalis VIII (1970): 1-18.

The Ismailis and their Belief in Universal Divine Order

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1963
Authors  Mirzah, Nasseh A.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Or. Soc. Trans ; VOLUME: XX ; PAGES: pp.10-22
Publisher  Glasgow Univ.
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Ismailis and their Belief in Universal Divine Order," Glasgow Univ. Or. Soc. Trans XX (1963/64): 10-22.

The Dai Hatim ibn Ibrahim al Hamidi and his Book `Tuhfat al Qulub'

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1974
Authors  Hamdani, Abbas.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Oriens ; VOLUME: XXIII/XXIV ; PAGES: 258-300
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Dai Hatim ibn Ibrahim al Hamidi and his Book `Tuhfat al Qulub'," Oriens XXIII/XXIV (1974): 258-300.

Nizam al-Mulk: The Book of Government; or Rules for Kings; the `Siyasat-nama' or `Siyar al-muluk'

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1960
Authors  Darke, Hubert.
Publisher  Routledge and Kegan Paul
Place  London
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Translated from the Persian ; DETAILS: Nizam al-Mulk: The Book of Government; or Rules for Kings; the `Siyasat-nama' or `Siyar al-muluk'. Translated from the Persian. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1960.

The Jews under the Fatimids

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1920
Authors  Evetts.
Place  Oxford
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: The Jews under the Fatimids. Oxford, 1920-22.

The Druzes.

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1969
Authors  Hirschberg.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: In Religion in the Middle East ; PAGES: pp. 330-348
Publisher  Cambridge University Press
Place  Cambridge
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Druzes." In Religion in the Middle East. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1969, 1976, pp. 330-348.

On the Theories of Ibda and Ta'thir

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  In Press
Authors  Blumenthal, D. R.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Die Welt des Islam XX ; VOLUME: no. 34
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "On the Theories of Ibda and Ta'thir," Die Welt des Islam XX, no. 34, pp. 162-177.

The Nizari Isma'ili Tradition in the Indo-Pakistan Subcontinent

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1978
Authors  Nanji, Azim.
Volume and Pages  PAGES: 215 pp.
Publisher  Caravan Books
Place  Delmar
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: The Nizari Isma'ili Tradition in the Indo-Pakistan Subcontinent. Delmar: Caravan Books, 1978. 215 pp.

The Fatimid Law of Inheritance

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1959
Authors  Fyzee, Asaf A. A.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Malaya Law R. ; PAGES: 245-264
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Fatimid Law of Inheritance," Malaya Law R. (1959): 245-264.

The Political Role of Minority Groups in the Middle East

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1979
Authors  McLaurin, R. de, ed.
Publisher  Praeger Publishers
Place  New York
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Contains some statistics on Isma'ilis ; DETAILS: The Political Role of Minority Groups in the Middle East. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1979. [Contains some statistics on Isma'ilis.]

The Revolt of the Agha Khan Mahalatti and the Establishment of the Nizari Imamat in India.

Publication Type  Thesis
Year of Publication  In Press
Authors  Eboo, Nadia.
University  Victoria University of Manchester
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

B.A. thesis ; DETAILS: "The Revolt of the Agha Khan Mahalatti and the Establishment of the Nizari Imamat in India." B.A. thesis, Victoria University of Manchester, 1979.

The Syrian Ismailis and the Doctrine of Metempsychosis

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1964
Authors  Mirzah, Nasseh A.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Milla Wa Milla ; VOLUME: IV ; PAGES: 48-51
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Syrian Ismailis and the Doctrine of Metempsychosis," Milla Wa Milla IV (1964): 48-51.

Three Biographies of Kamal ad-Din

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1955
Authors  Lewis, Bernard.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Mel. Koprulu ; PAGES: 239-245
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Three Biographies of Kamal ad-Din," Mel. Koprulu (1955): 239-245.

Tuhfat al-Mustajib: Gift for the Initiates - Abu Ya'qub Ishaq b. Ahmad al-Sijistani.

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  In Press
Authors  Lakhani, Nadia.
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "`Tuhfat al-Mustajib': Gift for the Initiates - Abu Ya'qub Ishaq b. Ahmad al-Sijistani." Diss., WTTP, Institute of Ismaili Studies, London, 1983.

Records from the Cairo Geniza.

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1961
Authors  Goitein, Solomon D.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Exhibition
Publisher  American Oriental Society
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Records from the Cairo Geniza." Exhibition, American Oriental Society, April 1961.

The Foreign Policy of Egypt under the Fatimids

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1929
Authors  Gibb, Hamilton A. R.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Oostersch Genoots in Nederland ; VOLUME: 6de Cong ; PAGES: 17-18
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Foreign Policy of Egypt under the Fatimids," Oostersch Genoots in Nederland, 6de Cong. (1929): 17-18.

The `Das Avatara' of Satpanthi Ismailis and Imam Shahis of Indo-Pakistan.

trans_of: 
Das Avtar - Motto
Publication Type  Thesis
Year of Publication  1972
Authors  Khakee, Gulshan.
University  Harvard University
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

The entire Thesis can now be downloaded - see links below the text. The first part contains the 60 pages introduction to the work, a must read.

This thesis contains a transliteration and a translation of the Das Avatara of Imam Shah ; Dr Gulshan Khakee died of cancer in Bombay at the age of 58, Saturday January 12, 2002. She graduated in teacher training in Nairobi where she taught at the AK Girl School and at the Kenya High School. She did her M.A. at Trinity College in Dublin - Ireland and her PhD. at Harvard in 1972. She was among the pioniers of Ginanic research and some of her works are listed here. ; DETAILS: "The `Das Avatara' of Satpanthi Ismailis and Imam Shahis of Indo-Pakistan." Ph.D. diss., Harvard University, 1972. [Contains a transliteration and translation of the Das Avatara of Imam Shah from a manuscript dated 1736AD.] She offered a copy of her Thesis to The Heritage Society on 20th January 1991. She was one of our lecturesr at the SOS Khojki Conference organized in Toronto by the Ismaili Heritage Society now on www.ismaili.net.

Sidelights on Early Imamate Doctrine

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1970
Authors  Watt, W. Montgomery.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: S.I. ; VOLUME: XXXI ; PAGES: 287-293
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Sidelights on Early Imamate Doctrine," S.I. XXXI (1970): 287-293.

The Idea of Guidance in Islam

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1956
Authors  Tibawi, A. L.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: I.Q. ; VOLUME: III ; PAGES: 139-158
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Idea of Guidance in Islam," I.Q. III (1956): 139-158.


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