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The Sacred Trusts [Reading] ➸ The Sacred Trusts By Hilmi Aydin – Thomashillier.co.uk This gorgeous full color photographic guide reveals the marvelous collection of the sacred relics at the Topkapi Palace Museum in Istanbul which houses than 600 invaluable belongings from prophets suc This gorgeous full color photographic guide reveals the marvelous collection of the sacred relics at the Topkapi Palace Museum in Istanbul which houses than invaluable belongings from prophets such as Abraham Moses and Muhammad as well as a number of Muslim saints Excavated from The Sacred ePUB ½ the most restricted rooms of the palace the entire selection including the pieces that are not on exhibit for daily visits is compiled here for the first time in this fundamental handbook making it perfect for students interested in Ottoman history sacred relics of the Ottoman rule or the broader Islamic heritage COLLECTION The collection consists of many objects like Prophet Muhammad's mantle standard sandal cup footprint on a stone swords bow his tooth that broke at Uhud soil he used for ritual ablution and his seal They also include a cooking vessel of the prophet Abraham; the turban of the prophet Joseph; the sword of the prophet David; a strand from Abu Bakr's beard; the ur'an that is believed to be the one Caliph Uthman ibn Affan was reading when he was assassinated; swords of the Prophet's companions; Fatima al Zahra's blouse veil and mantle; her son Husayn's robe his turban and a piece of his mantle; Imam Abu Hanifa's robe; Uways al arani's felt cap; the crowns of Abd al adir al Jilani and Imam Sharani; the bowls of Jalal al Din al Rumi; the gold rain gutters of the Kaba; the gold and silver covers of the Black Stone; a wing of the Door of Repentance; the lock keys and covers of the Kaba; objects like hooks candles censers a nd rosewater flasks which were used in the Kaba or in Masjid al Nabawi the Prophet's Mosue; pieces of wood stone glass porcelain tile etc used in repair of these places; covers and soil from the Prophet's tomb; and the dust called Jawhar al Saadat The Jewel of Bliss which was collected while cleaning the Prophet's tomb There are also items used for preserving the Sacred Relics through time or for their transport from the Kaba such as chests drawers covers embroidered or plain bundle wrappers scabbards and rahle s low reading desks In addition there are brooms and dust pans used to clean the Privy Chamber; candles; aloe wood; framed inscriptions written by famous calligraphers or the sultans; writings describing the virtues of the Prophet hilya ; prayer rugs and prayer beads; copper and silver bowls; candles; dervish headgear; zamzam water pitchers; and handkerchiefs and blocks for printing on handkerchiefs.

  • Hardcover
  • 372 pages
  • The Sacred Trusts
  • Hilmi Aydin
  • 10 January 2015
  • 9781597843270

1 thoughts on “The Sacred Trusts

  1. Milksheikh Milksheikh says:

    beautifully produced and at £120 it should be worth every penny

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