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In the handbooks of feqh that the detailed procedures for washing, enshrouding, praying over, and burying the dead are expounded, with little variation among the different schools of Islamic law.
Bahai laws on burial are limited to a few basic principles that are binding on all Bahai communities around the world.
Malcolm E. Yapp
(1805-41), author of Travels into Bukhara (published in 1834), an account of his exploratory mission to Afghanistan, Turkestan, and Iran.
(1801-52), virtually the founder of Iranian linguistics, as well as of the study of the history of Buddhism.
language spoken in Hunza-Karakorum, North Pakistan, containing some Iranian loanwords of various origins.
See ĀDUR BURZĒNMIHR.
Būsalīk has remained a maqām in Arabian, Turkish, and Persian musical traditions to this day. As is often the case, however, the contemporary form of the maqām of Būsalīk differs from that which is given by the classical scholars. In Turkish music Būsalīk, or Puselik, defines a mode comparable to the aeolian of ecclesiastic modes.This Article Has Images/Tables.
Allan V. Williams
demon of slothfulness and procrastination in Zoroastrianism.
Genoese merchant and diplomat who served the il-khan Arḡūn (r. 1284-91). Buscarello belonged to a great family of Genoa that played an important role in the maritime trade of the city.
Xavier de Planhol, Moḥammad-Taqī Masʿūdīya
(Ar. Būšahr, European spellings Bushire, Busheer, Bouchir), port city in southern Iran on the Persian Gulf. i. The city. ii. Music of Būšehr.