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A. H. Betteridge and H. Javadi
marriage contract, marriage contract ceremony.
L. S. Diba
contract, now specifically marriage contract.
C. E. Bosworth
a small settlement and subdistrict (dehestān) in the district (baḵš) of Ardakān-e Yazd.
more fully al-Ketāb al-aqdas (Pers. Ketāb-e aqdas), “The Most Holy Book,” written in Arabic by Bahāʾallāh, the founder of the Bahāʾī religion.
S. Maqbul Ahmad
Indo-Muslim man of letters, historian, and mystic (d. 1108/1696).
Kashmiri poet and courtier who flourished in the first half of the 12th/18th century.
M. L. Siddiqui
entitled Korīǰa, mystic of the Panjab (d. 1229/1814).
Faraj-Allāh Āqevli went to school in Isfahan and Tehran. After graduating, he taught history and geography at the Adab and Neẓām (military) schools, and was for a time an accountant in the Ministry of Finance. During the coup d’etat of 1299/1921, Āqevli had the rank of colonel.This Article Has Images/Tables.
F. Rahman, W. C. Chittick
“intellect, intelligence, reason”.
“The Crimsoned Archangel” (lit., “The Red Intellect”), one of the visionary recitals or treatises on spiritual initiation of Sohravardī (d. 1191)