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 Kitab birr al-wālidayn
(114 words)



Devotion to parents

Al-Ṭurṭūshī

Date: After 1095-97

Original Language: Arabic

Description

This book, which al-Ṭurṭūshī must have written after al-Ghazālī’s (q.v.) Iḥyāʾ ʿulūm al-dīn, which it quotes, discusses duties towards parents.

Significance

The work includes material on cases of non-Muslim parents.

Manuscripts

MS Cairo, Dār al-kutub – (undated)

MS Cairo, Al-Khizāna al-Taymūriyya – (undated)

MS Madrid, Biblioteca Nacional – 5341 miscellanous (1602)

MS Dublin, C…

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Fierro, Maribel, “ Kitab birr al-wālidayn”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23899>
First published online: 2010



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