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Jose Bellver

Introduction The prediction of the Muslim capture of Jerusalem credited to Ibn Barraǧān was fulfilled by Saladin (d. 589/1193) on raǧab 583/October 1187. The prediction was found by Muḥyī l-Dīn b. al-Zakī (d. 598/1202) 1 in Ibn Barraǧān’s Koranic commentary on the beginning verses of sura al

Sabine Schmidtke

I. Biblical predictions of the advent of the Prophet Muĥammad are rarely adduced in the theological writings of Muʿtazilite authors and those who referred to them clearly considered this to be a secondary strategy at best. 1 Zaydī Muʿtazilites were less hesitant than their Sunnī counterparts

Sabine Schmidtke

, secondary sources, in view of the older Christian tradition to collect predictions of the advent of Jesus Christ in the Hebrew Bible when polemicizing against the Jews. 3 Lists of quotations of this type constitute the first of these channels through which biblical material passed to Muslims. A second

Jan Thiele

al-Ḫurāšī, Kitāb al-Tafṣīl li-ǧumal al-Taḥṣīl. Facsimile Edition of MS Berlin, Glaser no. 51. With Introductions and indices by Hassan Ansari and Jan Thiele, Tehran, Mīrāth-e maktūb & Freie Universität Berlin, 2013. Sabine Schmidtke, ‘Biblical Predictions of the Prophet Muḥammad among the

Helia Tavakoli

livres de Zoroastre sur la dispersion du genre humain, le respect du feu, l’existence d’une force morale et la dénégation du mal, les premières dynasties persanes, les prédictions, la résurrection et un traité des rites et des cérémonies très étendu 7 . Paradoxalement, Diderot qualifia le style du

Devin J. Stewart

Buch der Vorbedeutungen ( aus dem Vogelflug )” (The Book of Prediction (from the flight of birds)) and “Über den Vogelflug” (On the Flight of Birds). Karpinski translates, “ The book of omens ( by the flight of birds ).” Martin Levey translates “Book on Omens.” These translations are all colored by

José Alberto Rodrigues da Silva Tavim

it all.” 29 In a small Aviso to Lisbon, D. Afonso de Lencastre informed the King that D. Yosef Nasi should have warned him, if there was any Ottoman fleet leaving for India, and what was its size. 30 This note, according to us, was never sent to Lisbon, as D. Afonso’s prediction was never

Wilferd Madelung

b. Manṣūr al-Yaman summarizes in his own words instead of citing it verbatim (as he himself explains): 154 “With him (ʿUbayd Allāh) appeared our lord Abū al-Qāsim, whose name is Muḥammad. Thus were fulfilled the predictions of the righly guided Qāʾim 155 Muḥammad b. ʿAbd Allāh Abū al-Qāsim, the

Matthew Melvin-Koushki and James Pickett

’s petition is part of a larger file ( delo no. 1978) devoted to ‘predictions of astrologers’ ( predskazanii astrologov ) within a broader section of the catalog devoted to ‘religious documents’ ( religioznye dokumenty ). 16 Rather than preserve the indigenous organization of the Qushbegi archive 17 when

Peter Webb

predictions of the future, Muḥammad says “ al-Shām is on the verge of being captured”; 48 and “Jesus will appear in al-Shām ”. 49 This al-Shām , devoid of cities or sub-regions, 50 evokes undifferentiated space: readers have no opportunity to observe it as something other than a distant generalisation