Text in English with sermons in Arabic and English translation.
xvii, 162 pages ; 23 cm.
9781845119911 hardback 1845119916 hardback
Ismaili texts and translations series (Institute of Ismaili Studies) ; 10.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 154-157) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
pt. 1. Introductions. A history of the Fatimid khuṭba Rhetoric and themes in the surviving khuṭbas pt. 2. The khuṭbas. Khuṭba of al-Qāʼim: on the ʻĪd al-fiṭr, 302 (19 April 915) at Alexandria Khuṭba of al-Qāʼim: Rajab 333 (March 945): during the siege of al-Mahdiyya: read by al-Marwadhī Khuṭba of al-Manṣūr: As walī liʼl-ʻahd (heir-apparent) on the ʻĪd al-fiṭr, 334 (6 May 946) at al-Mahdiyya Khuṭba of al-Manṣūr: on Friday, 14 Muḥarram 335 (16 August 946): read by Jaʻfar b. ʻAlī, the Chamberlain, in the Mosque of Qayrawān Khuṭba of al-Manṣūr: on the ʻĪd al-fiṭr, 335 (25 April 947): during the siege of Abū Yazīd at Kiyāna Khuṭba of al-Manṣūr: on the ʻĪd al-aḍḥā, 335 (2 July 947): during the siege of Abū Yazīd at Kiyāna Khuṭba of al-Manṣūr: on the ʻĪd al-fiṭr, 336 (14 April 948), at al-Mahdiyya Khuṭba of al-Manṣūr: on the ʻĪd al-naḥr, 336 (21 June 948) at al-Mahdiyya Khuṭba of al-Muʻizz: on the ʻĪd al-naḥr, 341 (28 April 953) at al-Manṣūriyya Khuṭba of al-Muʻizz Khuṭba of Qirwāsh: on 4 Muḥarram 401 (18 August 1010) at Mawṣil Khuṭba of al-Āmir: on a Friday, during Ramaḍān Khuṭba of al-Āmir: on the ʻĪd al-fiṭr.