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    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    The term kalma (pl. al-kalma, kalmat) means word matter, sentence or verse. The word kalma is used 26 times, al-kalma 4 times and kalmat 8 times in the Koran. In Islamic terminology it refers to the confession of faith. This testimony in the terminology of the jurists is called iman mujmal (a brief expression of faith). It is simply by bearing witness to the truth that a man enters the fold of Islam.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #610

    Profession de foi. V. KaLAM*. Parole. Kalamé Mowla = Parole de l'Imam.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #612

    Action, promiscuité.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #990

    Assistant du MOUKHI (MOUKHIYa = principal). KAM = travail. Ancien terme "Mousafar" car il voyageait pour porter le Dassond* â l'Imam. v. Jodilo 13 Pir Shams.

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    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    KARAMAH [ see MUJIZAH ]

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #613

    Fleur de lotus.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #614

    Gagner, profiter.

  • Name
    Heritage Dictionary of ismailism, entry #989

    Son of Surja Rani and brother of Damla* also called Kamla Kunvar. g. 80, ginan "antar jami, antar sami... of Pir Shams (verse 12)

    Fils de Sourja Rani et frère de Damla*. Appelé Kamla Kounwar. g. 80, ginan "antar jami, antar sami... de Pir Shams (verset 12)

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #9

    (Sanscrit Kangu = main), KIM I/141, le fidèle remplit ses mains de riz et de blé pour les offrir au PIR*, lié au Kankanr* depuis 1081 (Satgoor Noor en Inde).

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #421

    V. AAN, BAYAT. Sanscrit: Kangu=graine, Kangul=main. Cérémonie datant de Pir Satgour Nour. Le fidèle remplissait ses mains de graines et les offrait â l'Imam.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #615

    Quelque.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #5

    Bracelet bénit, intercession, (Arabe = Shafaa* - protection) SS 72 ginan = no.56/v.7 - HK no.5 - KIM I/173,175 - Coran XL/51,55 - cérémonie accept. BAYAT*

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #616

    En santé.

  • Name
    Heritage Dictionary of ismailism, entry #893

    King of Mathura, Devki's brother. Devki is the mother of Sri Krishna*

    Roi de Mathura*, frère de Dewki* la mère de Krishna.*

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #618

    Couper.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #942

    Les 16 étapes (degrés) de la lune entre la pleine lune et la nouvelle lune. g. 671:63

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #619

    Durée de 33 000 000 années.

  • Name
    Heritage Dictionary of ismailism, entry #295

    (Oct. 680.)Plains in Arabia wheref Ommayad army of Yazid attacked and massacred Imam Hussein and 72 of his family members in 61 A.H

    (Oct. 680.) Plaine d'Arabie o

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    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    The Koranic word karim means nobility of lineage, a man of noble birth, going back to an illustrious ancestry and unblemished pedigree, occurring 270 times in the Koran. Since in the old Arab conception of human virtue, extravagant and unlimited generosity was the most conspicuous manifestation of man's nobility, karim had acquired also the meaning of a man characterized by an extravagant generosity.

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    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    "He was born in Geneva on 28th Ramzan, 1355/December 13, 1936. Lady Aly Shah (d. 1938) had given his name, Karim. He was born in the wake of cataclysm in the world. From the age of four years, he acquired the rudiments of formal education from Miss Doris Lyon, the governess and a friend of his family.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #603

    Le foie.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #620

    Actions, accomplissement. (KaRMA = action, loi de l'action-réaction).

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #110

    120 000 000 d'âmes sauvées par Pir Sadardin sous l'intercession de Moukhi Trikam* g.679.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #93

    70 000 000 d'âmes sauvées par le roi et Moukhi Haristchandra.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #97

    90 000 000 d'âmes sauvées par le roi Joujestanr.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #54

    50 000 000 d'âmes sauvées par le roi Pehlaj.

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    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    "Imam Kassim Ali was born most probably in 1086/1675. He was also known as Syed Aga Jafar, or Syed Jafar. His mother related to a Safavid amir of Kirman. According to the later sources, Imam had married to one of the daughters of Shah Tahmasp II (d. 1145/1732).

    His period of Imamate witnessed several vital cataclysm in Iranian kingdom, therefore, the Ismaili mission exercised great care. Imam Kassim Ali also took part in the politics like his father, and was also the governor of Kirman. He however came to reside in Mahallat during the ending period of his Imamate.

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    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    Abul Kassim Muhammad Kuhpayai, known as Amiri Shirazi, or Kassim Amiri was a famous Ismaili scholar and poet. He was born possibly in 953/1545 in Kuhpayai, a village in the vicinity of Ispahan. He served Shah Tahmasp in the Safavid court for 30 years, then fell into disfavour. The tradition has it that a court theologian, Hilli Hasan bin Yousuf aroused the king against him. Shah Tahmasp arrested him for alleged impeachment being an infidel, and blinded him in 973/1565. He was imprisoned in Shiraz, and was executed by Shah Abbas in 999/1591.

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    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    Imam Kassim Shah, known as Syed Kassim Muhammad was most probably born in Daylam. He is said to have lived shortly in Armenia and Anatolia in the circle of the Bekhtashahis, a growing Sufi order in the Kurds and Turkomans. The tradition most possibly of later period indicates that Imam Kassim Shah had flourished a small village in Azerbaijan, called Kassimabad, which seems almost doubtful. It is however probable that the village, in which Imam Kassim Shah either resided, or where he used to see his followers, was termed, Kassimabad by the Iranian followers.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #621

    Faible, incomplète. "KATCHI KAYA..."

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #1018

    Cent (100) So KaWRaW. Les 100 fils de KawRaw. CousinS des PAnDaW* qu'ils affrontèrent au Kouroukhshetr* lors de la bataille de Mahabharat.

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    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    The word kawthar means abundance. It is related that the Prophet's son Tahir, born of Khadija, died and there was no male issue of the Prophet. His opponents, such as Umar bin A'as and Hakam bin A'as taunted the Prophet, calling him abtar. The word abtar is derived from batr meaning the cutting off, as applied to a beast, means one whose tail is cut off, denoting the one whose succession in his seed has ceased.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #622

    Corps.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #920

    Corps. Souvent considéré comme une ville, un microcosme. "Kaya Nagri", "Prem Patanr"...

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #1005

    Imam Qayam. Imam présent. g. "Desh bandhi yara sir bandhi" de Pir Shams, v.1.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #617

    Rien.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #905

    Difficulté, malédiction divine, colère de Dieu. Ne pas confondre avec KAHER (pourquoi).

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #624

    De, â personne.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #623

    Comment.

  • Encyclopedia Topic
    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    "March 17, 1962 : The Mayor and Town Council of Arzachena (Sardinia) made an Honorary Citizen of the Town.

    August 4, 1965 : The Mayor of Abidjan conferred the honour of Freeman of Abidjan and presented with the "Golden Key" to the city.

    November 15, 1966 : Presented the Golden Key to the Town of Majunga (in Malagasy Republic) by the Mayor.

    April 4, 1980 : Mayor of Lahore presented the Freedom of the City of Lahore.

    February 15, 1981 : Mayor Abdul Sattar Afghani of Karachi presented the "Key of Karachi City".

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #61

    Nourriture, appetit. Plat offert la plupart du temps symboliquement a l'Imam.

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    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    "In 7/629, about six weeks after the Prophet's party returned from Hudaibia, they learnt that the Jews in Khaibar were planning to make an inroad on Medina. To forestall these moves, the Muslims marched on Khaibar, about 92 miles from Medina, with 1600 men, and covered the distance in three forced marches and reached the enemy territory before dawn on the fourth morning. The two armies met at first at Natat and fought each other strongly.

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    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    The Persian word khak-i shafa means healing clay. The burial of the dead bodies in Karbala or Najaf, and the use of Karbala clay in holy water once held a firm dominance in the Ismaili community in Indo-Pakistan subcontinent.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #466

    Créateur. V. KHaLQaT.

  • Encyclopedia Topic
    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    The term occurs in the Koran twice in the singular and seven times in the plural as khala'if or khulafa. By far its most prevalent meaning in the Koran is successor, substitute, replacement or deputy, which is clear in the verbal and nominal plural occurrences. The rare meaning of the term is inhabitant or settler on earth. The meaning is most evident in 2:30 where God says to the angels: "I am making on earth a khalifa" clearly meaning Adam.

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    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    "Mirza Khalil, mostly known as Khalilullah Ali I was born in Anjudan. It is related that Imam Nuruddin Ali nominated him as his successor in presence of the Indian and Syrian Ismaili pilgrims at Anjudan.

    Imam Khalilullah Ali is said to have examined the economical conditions of the poor Ismailis residing in Iran, India, Syria, Badakhshan and Central Asia, and sent necessary aids through his family members. He also reviewed the then system of Ismaili mission of different regions, and caused vital changes specifically in the religious practices in India.

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    Encyclopaedia of Ismailism by Mumtaz Ali Tajddin

    "Imam Khalilullah Ali II was born in 1153/1740 in the city of Kirman. His upbringing in Mahallat began under the care of his uncle, Mirza Muhammad Bakir at the age of two years, and got rudiments of his formal education at home.

  • Name
    Heritage Dictionary of ismailism, entry #298

    (15/16e.) The eldest of the 4 sons of Sayyed Imam shah*

    (15/16e.) Premier des 4 fils de Seyyed Imam Shah*.

  • Name
    Heritage Dictionary of ismailism, entry #296

    (480-540AH.) Son of Pir Mohibbudin. Was born in Sabzwar and was named by Imam Hadi. Assumed the office of Piratan when he was 18 yrs old. Had 2 sons Abdul Mominin and his successor Abdullah.

    (480-540AH.) Fils de Pir Mohibbuddin né à Sabzwar et nommé par Imam Hadi. Piratan de 18 ans. Pir en 522AH. eut 2 fils: Abdul Muomini son succeseur et Abdullah.

  • Noun
    Heritage Dictionary of Ismailism, entry #625

    Création.

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