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188 Boyd & Mack/The Collected Works ofNana Asma 'u Upon the Excellent One, our Prophet Muhammada. 129 So also upon his Family, his Companions, the Followers And all who followed them in the Way ofMuhammada. 130 In the year 1842 Ofthe Hijra ofthe Most Excellent One, Muhammada. 131 Count all the lines ofthis poem There are one hundred and thirty two, let us follow Ahmada. Lani!lai!' oforiiinal: SOurce oftext: Introduction Remembrance ofthe Prophet, I Mantore Arande 1843 - 1259 Fulfulde Photocopy from Bayero University, Kano Work 24 This poem is in praise of the Prophet Muhammad, listing some of the miracles God caused to happen through him. Related texts None. However, it is known that Asma'u's education provided her with sound knowledge of the bibliographic details of the Prophet's life, as is evident in her "Yearning for the Prophet". Unfortwlately the translation for this work is missing; all we have is this summary, which was done directly from the ajami. Significant Features One ofthe miracles performed by the Prophet (the finding ofwater, during a battle, during Ramatjiin) could be compared with verses 36-38 in this work, in which it is described that Bello found water immediately before a battle, in the hot season, but not during Ramatjiin (see VictOlY at Gawakuke and The Battle of Gawakuke'l. Other parallels with the Prophet's life may be found in verses 37-48 ofthis poem. ISS 129 130 131 Boyd & Mack/The Collected Works ofNana Asma 'u Upon the Excellent One, our Prophet Muhammada. So also upon his Family, his Companions, the Followers And all who followed them in the Way of Muhammada. In the year 1842 Ofthe Hijra ofthe Most Excellent One, Muhammada. Count all the lines ofthis poem There are one hundred and thirty two, let us follow Ahmada. Remembrance of the Prophet, I Mantore Arande 1843 - 1259 Work 24 Language oforjgjnal: Fulfulde Source oftext: Photocopy from Bayero University, Kano Introduction This poem is in praise of the Prophet Muhammad, listing some of the miracles God caused to happen through him. Related texts None. However, it is known that Asma'u's education provided her with sound knowledge of the bibliographic details of the Prophet's life, as is evident in her "Yearning for the Prophet". Unfortunately the translation for this work is missing; all we have is this summary, which was done directly from the ajami. Significant Features One ofthe miracles performed by the Prophet (the finding ofwater, during a battle, during Ramaljiin) could be compared with verses 36-38 in this work, in which it is described that Bello found water immediately before a battle, in the hot season, but not during Ramaqiin (see VictOly at Gawakuke and The Battle of Gawakulce). Other parallels with the Prophet's life may be found in verses 37-48 ofthis poem. ISS 129 130 131 Boyd & Mack/The Collected Works ofNana Asma 'u Upon the Excellent One, our Prophet Muhammada. So also upon his Family, his Companions, the Followers And all who followed them in the Way of Muhammada. In the year 1842 Ofthe Hijra ofthe Most Excellent One, Muhammada. Count all the lines ofthis poem There are one hundred and thirty two, let us follow Ahmada. Remembrance of the Prophet, I Mantore Arande 1843 - 1259 Work 24 Language oforjgjnal: Fulfulde Source oftext: Photocopy from Bayero University, Kano Introduction This poem is in praise of the Prophet Muhammad, listing some of the miracles God caused to happen through him. Related texts None. However, it is known that Asma'u's education provided her with sound knowledge of the bibliographic details of the Prophet's life, as is evident in her "Yearning for the Prophet". Unfortunately the translation for this work is missing; all we have is this summary, which was done directly from the ajami. Significant Features One ofthe miracles performed by the Prophet (the finding ofwater, during a battle, during Ramaljiin) could be compared with verses 36-38 in this work, in which it is described that Bello found water immediately before a battle, in the hot season, but not during Ramaqiin (see VictOly at Gawakuke and The Battle of Gawakulce). Other parallels with the Prophet's life may be found in verses 37-48 ofthis poem. ISS 129 130 131 Boyd & Mack/The Collected Works ofNana Asma 'u Upon the Excellent One, our Prophet Muhammada. So also upon his Family, his Companions, the Followers And all who followed them in the Way of Muhammada. In the year 1842 Ofthe...

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9781609170653
Related ISBN
9780870134753
MARC Record
OCLC
605316199
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2012-12-20
Language
English
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