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Khwadāynāmag The Middle Persian Book of Kings

TL;DR: In this article, Hameen-Anttila analyzed the lost sixth-century history of the Sasanians, its lost Arabic translations, and the sources of Firdawsi's Shāhnāme.
Abstract: In Khwadāynāmag. The Middle Persian Book of Kings Jaakko Hameen-Anttila analyses the lost sixth-century historiographical work of the Sasanians, its lost Arabic translations, and the sources of Firdawsī's Shāhnāme .

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TL;DR: Schoeler's two decade long avid exploration into the oral and written modes as mutually compatible media of transmission of knowledge (and perhaps counter-knowledge) in the early Islamic Per... as discussed by the authors.
Abstract: Gregor Schoeler's two decade long avid exploration into the oral and written modes as mutually compatible media of transmission of knowledge (and perhaps counter-knowledge) in the early Islamic Per...

23 citations

01 Jan 1978
TL;DR: In this paper, a resolution du probleme souleve par les recits medievaux sur les ambitions alchimistes d'Halid ibn Yazid (mort en 704) dans le cadre de l'etude des debuts of l'hellenisation du monde islamique (avant 800).
Abstract: Resolution du probleme souleve par les recits medievaux sur les ambitions alchimistes d'Halid ibn Yazid (mort en 704) dans le cadre de l'etude des debuts de l'hellenisation du monde islamique (avant 800). La vie de Halid, ses activites politique et scientifique, ses poemes. Sources historiques et critiques des sources.

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01 Jan 1983
TL;DR: Boyce and Boyce as mentioned in this paper discuss the development of the arts in Transoxiana Guity Azarpay Part VIII: Languages and Literature: 31.4.1.2.
Abstract: List of plates List of line drawings List of maps Part V. Institutions: 18. Iranian society and law A. Perikhanian 19. Political, social and administrative institutions: taxes and trade V. G. Lukonin 20. Geographical and administrative divisions: settlements and economy Christopher Brunner 21a. Time-reckoning E. Bickerman 21b. Iranian festivals Mary Boyce Part VI. Religious History: 22. Development of religious thought Carsten Colpe 23. Zoroastrian religion J. Duchesne-Guillemin 24. Jews in Iran J. Neusner 25. Christians in Iran J. P. Asmussen 26. Buddhism among Iranian peoples R. E. Emmerick 27a. Manichaeism and its Iranian background G. Widengren 27b. Mazdakism Ehsan Yarshater Part VII. Art History: 28. Parthian art Daniel Schlumberger 29a. Sasanian art Dorothy Shepherd 29b. Sasanian silver Prudence Harper 30. The development of the arts in Transoxiana Guity Azarpay Part VIII: Languages and Literature: 31. Parthian writings and literature Mary Boyce 32a. Zoroastrian Pahlavi writings J. P. de Menasce, O.P. 32b. Manichaean Middle Persian writings Mary Boyce 32c. Middle Persian inscriptions Phillippe Gignoux 33. Sogdian language and literature Mark Dresden 34. Khotanese Saka literature H. W. Bailey 35. Khwarazmian language and literature D. N. Mackenzie 36. Bactrian literature Ilya Gershevitch 37. Sources of Parthian and Sasanian history G. Widengren Bibliographies Index Index of Greek words.

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"Khwadāynāmag The Middle Persian Boo..." refers background in this paper

  • ...) (1998) and especially Ehsan Yarshater’s article there. See also Bosworth (1983). For Kalīla wa-Dimna, see de Blois (1990)....

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  • ...) (1998) and especially Ehsan Yarshater’s article there. See also Bosworth (1983). For Kalīla wa-Dimna, see de Blois (1990). 3 Armenian translations of Greek texts also existed, but translating from Armenian into Arabic seems to have been very rare....

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  • ...…is beyond doubt.3 1 For earlier studies on the Khwadāynāmag and its transmission history, see, e.g., Rypka (1959): 152–164, Boyce (1968b): 57–60, Yarshater (1983): 359–480, Shahbazi (1991); Ṣafā (1374): 78–91, Cereti (2001): 191, 200, Rubin (2005), (2008a), and (2008b), Khāliqī-Muṭlaq…...

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02 Oct 2013
TL;DR: In al-Hira as mentioned in this paper, the Christentum is found in the Church of the Assumption in the city of al-hira, in the country of Egypt.
Abstract: Vorwort Abkurzungen Vorbemerkung: Ethnische und religiose Bezeichnungen Einleitung I Zum kulturhistorischen Hintergrund II Die naturliche Umwelt III Die Ursprunge der Gemeinschaft IV Al-Hira und die Sassaniden V Die Stadt VI Die Bevolkerung VII Die sprachlichen Verhaltnisse VIII Der Konig und die Stamme IX Der Konig und sein Hof X Das Christentum in al-Hira XI Zusammenfassung und Ausblick Anhang Bibliographie Quellen Register und Index Abbildungen

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