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 Risāla fī istiʿmāl al-Yahūd wa-l-Naṣārā

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Author(s): Fares Hassan, Said
Risāla fī istiʿmāl al-Yahūd wa-l-Naṣārā'A treatise on employing Jews and Christians' Abū ʿAbdullāh Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-Karīm ibn Muḥammad al-Maghīlī l-Tilmisānī l-Jazāʾirī Date: Unknown; before 1505/6 Original Language: Arabic Description The only references to this lost treatise are found in Hājī Khalīfa, Kashf al-ẓunūn, vol. 3, p. 365, and in Steinschneider, Polemische und apologetische Literatur, pp. 55-6. Significance The treatise was evidently an example of the genre of works about Muslim state employment of ahl al-dhimma that includes the fatwa of the 14th-century sch…

Abū l-Qāsim ibn ʿAzūm al-Qayrawānī

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Author(s): Fares Hassan, Said
Abū l-Qāsim ibn Muḥammad Marzūq ʿAbd al-Jalīl ibn ʿAzūm al-Qayrawānī Date of Birth: Approximately 1523 Place of Birth: Kairouan, Tunisia Date of Death: After 1604 Place of Death: Kairouan, Tunisia Biography Abū l-Qāsim ibn ʿAzūm al-Qayrawānī was born in Kairouan, Tunisia, at the end of the 15th century. There are no specific dates for his birth or death, although his biographers affirm that he was alive at the turn of the 17th century. His family, the al-ʿAzāzima, was well-known for its scholarly reputation and its contributions to religious life in Tunisia. A Mālikī jurist, Abū l-Qās…

 Al-durar al-nafāʾis fī shaʾn al-kanāʾis

(1,139 words)

Author(s): Fares Hassan, Said
Al-durar al-nafāʾisAl-durar al-nafāʾis fī hadm al-kanāʾis; , Al-durar al-nafāʾis fī bunyān al-kanāʾis'Precious pearls, on the question of churches'Precious pearls, on the demolition of churches; Precious pearls, on the building of churches Muḥammad ibn Yaḥya ibn ʿUmar ibn Yūnus al-Qāḍī ibn ʿAbd al-Raḥmān Badr al-Dīn al-Miṣrī al-Qarāfī Date: Approximately 1573 Original Language: Arabic Description This treatise by al-Qarāfī is referred to under three titles:  Al-durar al-nafāʾis fī shaʾn al-kanāʾisAl-durar al-nafāʾis fī hadm al-kanāʾis, and  Al-durar al-nafāʾis fī b…

Al-Maghīlī

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Author(s): Fares Hassan, Said
Abū ʿAbdullāh Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-Karīm ibn Muḥammad al-Maghīlī l-Tilmisānī l-Jazāʾirī Date of Birth: About 1425-7 Place of Birth: Maghīla, Tilimsān, Algeria Date of Death: 1503/4 or 1505/6 Place of Death: Zawiyat Kunta, Tuoat, Algeria Biography Al-Maghīlī is one of the key figures in the spread of Islam in western Africa. He introduced the Qādiriyya Brotherhood to this region. At an early age, he acquired Islamic sciences, memorised the Qur’an, and became well-versed in Mālikī jurisprudence. Among his teachers were ʿAbd al-Raḥmān al-Thaʿālibī (d. 1470/1) and the qāḍī of Touat, A…

 Al-iʿlām bi-mā aghfalahu al-ʿawāmm

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Author(s): Fares Hassan, Said
Risāla fī l-jizya wa-aḥkām ahl al-dhimma‘Declaring what is neglected by the common people’'Treatise on the poll-tax and regulations concerning client communities' Abū l-Qāsim ibn Muḥammad Marzūq ʿAbd al-Jalīl ibn ʿAzūm al-Qayrawānī Date: Around 1601 Original Language: Arabic Description The date of this treatise is uncertain, though it is generally agreed that Ibn ʿAzūm was living in 1601. Neither of the two extant manuscripts has a title page or a copyist’s name; the attribution to Ibn ʿAzūm and the title come from a reference on t…

Badr al-Dīn al-Qarāfī

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Author(s): Fares Hassan, Said
Muḥammad ibn Yaḥya ibn ʿUmar ibn Yūnus al-Qāḍī ibn ʿAbd al-Raḥmān Badr al-Dīn al-Miṣrī al-Qarāfī Date of Birth: 22 April 1533 (or a year earlier) Place of Birth: Cairo Date of Death: March 1600 (or a year earlier) Place of Death: Cairo Biography Al-Qarāfī came from a scholarly family. His grandfather was the eminent scholar Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-Karīm ibn Aḥmad al-Damīrī, while his father was a judge and a leading figure in Egyptian scholarly circles. Al-Qarāfī received a traditional education, encompassing a combination of Islamic jurisprudence, Hadith and Arabic language. He graduall…

 Miṣbaḥ al-arwāḥ fī uṣūl al-falāḥ

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Author(s): Fares Hassan, Said
Miṣbaḥ al-arwāḥ fī uṣūl al-falāḥ'The torch of souls on the foundations of success' Abū ʿAbdullāh Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-Karīm ibn Muḥammad al-Maghīlī l-Tilmisānī l-Jazāʾirī Date: About 1477 Original Language: Arabic Description Although this work is known by the title Miṣbaḥ al-arwāḥ, Aḥmad Nūr al-Dīn (‘Al-manhaj al-daʿawī’) argues that this is not correct. He suggests that Miṣbaḥ al-arwāḥ is a another treatise written by al-Maghīlī and that the treatise that deals with ahl al-kitāb, particularly the Jews , is called Risāla ilā kull Muslim wa-Muslima (‘Message to every Muslim ma…