Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Three Essays: Zaynab Baygum's response to supporters of unveiling, Sanad al-saʻadat, Prayers

Three Essays: Zaynab Baygum's response to supporters of unveiling, Sanad al-saʻadat, Prayers

The first essay is Zaynab Baygum’s response to supporters of unveiling. It seems that this was first published in Istakhr periodical in 1926. At the beginning of the manuscript, there are some verses and poems about marriage and marriage contracts. Parts of this article are written in form of debate between a Naturalist (Tabiʻi) and Divinist (Ilahi) and between Isfahani and Mahjurah. After Zaynab Baygum’s piece, the scribe brings some poems from Iraj Mirza. The second essay is Sanad al-saʻadat. The author is Ghulamʻali, known as Azad al-Husayni and the scribe is Muhammad ʻAli Kamrah [?].This part is dated 1891. The third part is a collection of prayers by Muhammad ʻAli ibn ʻAli Akbar. It is dated 1933.

Item Details

  • Creator Ghulam ʻAli Azad al-Husayni
  • Date 1890 or 1891 - 1933 or 1934
  • Dimensions 21 x 14 cm
  • Collections Majlis Library, Museum and Document Center
  • Repository Majlis Library, Museum and Document Center (12623)
  • Restrictions Use of collection materials for publication purposes must cite Majlis Library, Museum and Document Center (Tehran, Iran) as current repository. Use of material for commercial purposes is contingent upon acquiring the Repository's permission.
  • Accessed 5 September 2012
  • Last Edited 22 September 2012
  • Record no. 1018A34
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