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Islamic philosophical and doctrinal treatises : manuscript.

Islamic philosophical and doctrinal treatises : manuscript.

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Bāb "Faḍl al-ʻaṣā".
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Date: 18th century.
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17.5 x 23 cm; written surface: 10 x 14 cm; 9 lines per page.
Binding: Modern green cloth binding.
Colophon of al-Farq bayna al-ʻilm wa-al-maʻrifah: Colophon missing. Ends with: "... al-Zuhd thalāthat aḥrūf [aḥruf], Zāʼ wa-Hāʼ wa-Dāl. Fa-al-Zāʼ zād al-maʻād, wa-al-Hāʼ hudá fī al-dunyā, wa-al-Dāl dāma ʻalá ṭāʻat Allāh taʻālá wa-al-humām al-ʻābid raḥmat Allāh ʻlayhi wa-ʻalá aṣḥābihi ajmaʻīn bi-barakat Muḥammad Sayyid al-mursalīn bi-raḥmatika yā arḥam al-rāḥimīn. Tammat. Wa-Allāh aʻlam."
Colophon of Bāb "Faḍl al-ʻaṣā" is missing. Ends with: "... Wa-ruwiya ʻan al-Nabī ṢM annahu qāl: Man balagha al-arbaʻīn sanah wa-lam yuʼkhadh [yaʼkhudh] al-ʻaṣá [al-ʻaṣā] ʻallahu min al-ʻujb wa-al-kibr. Bustān al-ʻārifīn."
Colophon of Bahjat al-ʻulūm fī sharḥ Bayān ʻAqīdat al-uṣūl: "... Wa-nakhtumu al-kitāb bi-ṣalāt al-Nabī, ṣallá Allāh ʻalayhi wa-sallam: Allāhumma innī asʼaluka salāmah fī al-dīn wa-ʻāfiyah fī al-jasad wa-ziyādah fī al-ʻilm wa-jazīlan fī al-ākhirah bi-sabab barakat ismika al-karīm, wa-ʻalá ālihi wa-aṣḥābihi ajmaʻīn. Āmīn. Yā Rabba al-ʻĀlamīn. Wa-Allāh aʻlam. Tammat. Wa-Allāh aʻlam. Āmīn." In a different hand: "al-Tawfīq. Tammat al-kitāb al-Sharḥ al-Samarqandī."
Colophon of Sharḥ kalimatay al-shahādah: "Tammat al-kitāb al-musammá bi-hā [bi-]Sharḥ kalimatay al-shahādah, wa-Allāh aʻlam bi-al-ṣawāb."
Colophon of Taʻlīq ʻalá Sittūn masʼalah fī al-fiqh. Colophon missing. Ends with "... wa-tumattiʻunā bi-al-naẓar ilá wajhika al-karīm maʻa aḥibbāʼika al-aṣfiyāʼ al-aḥyāʼ wa-al-abrār, wa-ṣallá Allāh taʻālá [ʻalá] afḍal al-khalq Sayyidinā Muḥammad kullamā dhakaraka al-dhākirūn wa-sahá wa-ghafila ʻan dhikrika al-ghāfilūn, wa-sallama taslīman kathīran. Tammat."
In Arabic and Javanese with translation into Javanese.
Incipit of al-Farq bayna al-ʻilm wa-al-maʻrifah: "Bismillāh al-Raḥmān al-Raḥīm. al-Ḥamdu lillāh alladhī akhraja ʻibādahu min al-ʻadam ilá wujūd wa-jarrahum bi-tawfīqihi ʻan ghasaq al-jahl ilá al-shuhūd wa-amarahum ilá al-ṣalawāt al-khams bi-al-rukūʻ wa-al-sujūd li-taḥṣīl al-niʻam wa-ḥawāʼij al-maqṣūd ..."
Incipit of Bāb "Faḍl al-ʻaṣā": "Bāb Faḍl al-ʻaṣā. Qāla al-faqīh, raḍiya Allāh ʻanhu: Rawá Maymūn ibn Mamrān ʻan Ibn ʻAbbās: Imasāk al-ʻaṣā sunnat al-anbiyāʼ wa-zayn al-ṣāliḥīn wa-silāḥ ʻalá al-aʻdāʼ yaʻnī al-kalb wa-al-ḥayyah ..."
Incipit of Bahjat al-ʻulūm fī sharḥ Bayān ʻAqīdat al-uṣūl: Bismillāh al-Raḥmān al-Raḥīm. Rabbi yassir wa-lā tuʻassir. al-Ḥamdu lillāh alladhī nawwara qulūb al-muʼminīn bi-nūr hidāyatih wa-asʼaluka bi-riḍāka fī taʼlīf al-mukhtaṣar ... wa-sammaytuhā Bahījat al-ʻulūm fī al-sharḥ [sharḥ] fī Bayān ʻaqīdat al-uṣūl wa-Allāh al-mustaʻān ..."
Incipit of Sharḥ kalimatay al-shahādah: "Bismillāh al-Raḥmān al-Raḥīm. Wa-Allāh al-muʻīn ʻalá man sharaḥa bi-faḍlihi al-ʻamīm. Wa-Allāh Rabb al-ʻĀlamīn. Wa-ṣallá Allāh ʻalá Sayyidinā wa-Mawlānā Muḥammad wa-ālihi wa-aṣḥābihi wa-sallam. al-Ḥamdu lillāh Rabb al-ʻĀlamīn kamā yanbaghī li-jalālihi wa-al-ṣalāh wa-al-salām ʻalá Muḥammad wa-ālihi. Qāla al-muṣannif, raḥimahu Allāh taʻālá Jinān [?], raḍiya Allāh ʻanh: Iʻlam anna kalimatay al-shahādah mimmā yajibu ʻalá kull mukallaf ..."
Incipit of Taʻlīq ʻalá Sittūn masʼalah fī al-fiqh: "Bismillāh al-Raḥmān al-Raḥīm. al-Ḥamdu lillāh Rabb al-ʻĀlamīn wa-al-ṣalāh wa-al-salām ʻalá ashraf al-mursalīn Sayyidinā Muḥammad wa-ʻalá ālihi wa-ṣaḥbihi ajmaʻīn. Ammā baʻd, fa-hādhihi [fa-hādhā] taʻlīq ʻalá al-muqaddimah al-maʻrūfah bi-al-Sittīn masʼalah al-mansūbah lil-Shaykh al-Imām al-ʻālim al-ʻāmil Ibn ʻAbbās Aḥmad al-Zāhid taghammadahu Allāh bi-raḥmatih, yaḥullu alfāẓahā wa-yutimmu mafādahā. Wa-asʼalu Allāh min faḍlihi al-jazīl an yanfaʻa [bi-hā], fa-huwa ḥasbī wa-niʻma al-wakīl ..."
On folio 52a Ḥadīth: al-Ḥarrāthūn min ummatī, fa-inna nahāruhum jihād wa-layluhum ṭawāf wa-nawmuhum kaffārah li-mā maḍá min dhunūbihim ..."
On folios 150b-151b prayers and invocations in Javanese and Arabic.
On folios 86b-87a, a quotation attributed to "Iḥyāʼ ʻulūm al-dīn" of al-Ghazzālī about seeing the moon in the month of Ramaḍān.
Romanization supplied by cataloger.
Secundo folio for Bahjat al-ʻulūm fī sharḥ Bayān ʻAqīdat al-uṣūl: bi-shafāʻatihi ṣallá.
Secundo folio of al-Farq bayna al-ʻilm wa-al-maʻrifah: ʻalayhi bi-ḥaythu lā yakhfá.
Secundo folio of Sharḥ kalimatay al-shahādah: ṣaddaqa bi-qalbihi mā lam.
Secundo folio of Taʻlīq ʻalá Sittūn masʼalah fī al-fiqh: Allāh bi-raḥmatih yaḥullu.
The codex is written in fair and large naskh script (Jawī style), in black ink on Indonesian paper called "Daluang" which is manufactured from the bark of a certain native tree called "saeh"; headings, keywords and markings in red; numerous marginal and interlinear notes in Javanese (Arabic script). Ample spaces are left between the lines to accommodate the notes and the translation into Javanese; some wormholes, mainly marginal.
Title of al-Farq bayna al-ʻilm wa-al-maʻrifah from folio 3a.
Title of Bāb "Faḍl al-ʻaṣā" form folio 150a.
Title of Bahjat al-ʻulūm fī sharḥ Bayān ʻAqīdat al-uṣūl from folio 53a.
Title of Sharḥ kalimatay al-shahādah from colophon (folio 149b).
Title of Taʻlīq ʻalá Sittūn masʼalah fī al-fiqh from folio 87bb.
Title of the codex supplied by cataloger.
Translation of Sharḥ kalimatay al-shahādah: "The book titled Sharḥ kalimatay al-shahādah is concluded. God is more knowledgeable of what is correct."
Translation of the colophon of Bahjat al-ʻulūm fī sharḥ Bayān ʻAqīdat al-uṣūl: "We conclude the book by the invocation of the Prophet, may God pray on him and grant him peace [...]. It is concluded. God is more knowledgeable. And in a different handwriting: [May we have] success. The book of "Sharḥ al-Samarqandī" is concluded."
بداية الفرق بين العلم والمعرفة: "بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم. الحمد لله الذي أخرج عباده من العدم إلى وجود وجرّهم بتوفيقه عن غسق الجهل إلى الشهود وأمرهم إلى الصلواة [الصلوات] الخمس بالركوع والسجود لتحصيل النعم وحوائج المقصود ..."
بداية الورقة الثانية لبهجة العلوم في شرح بيان عقيدة الأصول: بشفاعته صلى.
بداية الورقة الثانية لتعليق على ستون مسألة في الفقه: الله برحمته يحل.
بداية الورقة الثانية لشرح كلمتي الشهاده: صدّق بقلبه ما لم.
بداية الورقة الثانية للفرق بين العلم والمعرفه: عليه بحيث لا يخفى.
بداية باب "فضل العصا": "باب فضل العصا. قال الفقيه، رضي الله عنه: روى ميمون بن ممران عن ابن عباس: إمساك العصا سنّة الأنبياء وزين الصالحين وسلاح على الأعداء يعني الكلب والحية ..."
بداية بهجة العلوم في شرح بيان عقيدة الأصول: بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم. ربّ يسر ولا تعسر. الحمد لله الذي نوّر قلوب المؤمنين بنور هدايته وأسئلك برضاك في تأليف المختصر ... وسميتها بهيجة [بهجة] العلوم في الشرح [شرح] في بيان عقيدة الأصول والله المستعان ..."
بداية تعليق على ستون مسألة في الفقه: "بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم. الحمد لله رب العالمين والصلاة والسلام على أشرف المرسلين سيدنا محمد وعلى آله وصحبه أجمعين. أما بعد، فهذه [فهذا] تعليق على المقدمة المعروفة بالستين مسألة المنسوبة للشيخ الإمام العالم العامل ابن عباس أحمد الزاهد تغمده الله برحمته، يحلّ ألفاظها ويتم مفادها. وأسأل الله من فضله الجزيل ان ينفع [بها]، فهو حسبي ونعم الوكيل ..."
بداية شرح كلمتي الشهاده: "بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم. والله المعين على من شرح بفضله العميم. والله رب العالمين. وصلى الله على سيدنا ومولانا محمد وآله وأصحابه وسلم. الحمد لله رب العالمين كما ينبغي لجلاله والصلوة والسلام على محمد وآله. قال المصنف، رحمه الله تعالى جنان [؟]، رضي الله عنه: اعلم أن كلمتي الشهادة مما يجب على كل مكلف ..."
خاتمة الفرق بين العلم والمعرفه: الخاتمة مفقودة. ينتهي النص بـ‍‍ِ: "... الزهد ثلاثة أحروف [أحرف]، زاء وهاء ودال. فالزاء زاد المعاد، والهاء هدى في الدنيا، والدال دام على طاعة الله تعالى والهمام العابد رحمة الله عليه وعلى أصحابه أجمعين ببركة محمد سيد المرسلين برحمتك يا أرحم الراحمين. تمت. والله أعلم."
خاتمة باب "فضل العصا" مفقودة. ينتهي النص بـ‍‍ِ: "... وروي عن النبي ص‌م أنه قال: من بلغ الأربعين سنة ولم يؤخذ [يأخذ] العصى [العصا] علّه من العجب والكبر. بستان العارفين."
خاتمة بهجة العلوم في شرح بيان عقيدة الأصول: "... ونختم الكتاب
Abstract:
Treatises on Islamic philosophy and doctrines, as follows: 1. al-Farq bayna al-ʻilm wa-al-maʻrifah, a philosophical treatise, on the difference between knowing and knowledge (folios 2b-51b) by anonymous, in Arabic with many glosses and marginal notes in Javanese (in Arabic script). Part of the treatise is in the form of question and answer. 2. Bahjat al-ʻulūm fī sharḥ Bayān ʻAqīdat al-uṣūl (folios 52b-86a) by anonymous. An extensive commentary on "Bayān ʻAqīdat al-uṣūl" of Abū al-Layth al-Samarqandī, Naṣr ibn Muḥammad (died 983?), on Islamic doctrines. 3. Taʻlīq ʻalá Sittūn masʼalah fī al-fiqh (folios 87b-149b), by anonymous, a commentary on "Sittūn masʼalah fī al-fiqh" of Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad al-Zāhid, died 1416 (a prolific Egyptian Ṣufī and Shafiʻī Islamic law scholar), a treatise on Shāfiʻī Islamic law discussing sixty legal issues. 4. Sharḥ kalimatay al-Shahādah (folios 144b-149b), a commentary on the two statements of the confession of the Islamic faith, by anonymous. 5. Bāb "Faḍl al-ʻaṣā" (folio 150a), "Chapter on the virtue of the staff", a quotation attributed to "Bustān al-ʻārifīn", probably of Abū al-Layth al-Samarqandī, Naṣr ibn Muḥammad. Name of copyist and place and date of copying not mentioned, probably from the 18th century.
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