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Waqf at Balkh

Robert Duncan McChesney

Waqf at Balkh

a study of the endowments at the shrine of ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib

by Robert Duncan McChesney

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Published by s.n.] in [Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Endowments -- Afghanistan -- Mazār-i Sharīf,
  • Endowments -- Islamic countries,
  • Mazār-i Sharīf, Afghanistan -- Charities

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Duncan McChesney.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 403 leaves.
    Number of Pages403
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21582127M

    Balkh (Persian: بلخ ‎) is a province in the northern part of Afghanistan. Its capital is Mazar-i-Sharif. Most of its people are Tajiks, Hazaras and l: Mazar-i-Sharif.   The Josh and Mak Team. Josh and Mak International is a UK and Pakistan-based law firm with a clear vision based on a zeal for legal excellence. As, one of the top law firms in Pakistan, listed in the Legal, we provide not just the best legal services in Islamabad, but work closely with our private and corporate clients to ensure delivery of the highest level of legal representation.

    Balkh Crafts. likes 1 talking about this. We specialize in manufacturing and delivering that very special handmade jewelry to match your demand and passion. We have diverse collection of 5/5(1). Balkh is an ancient city, with a year long history, situated on the plain between the Hindu Kush Mountains and the river Amu Darya (historically known as the Oxus) in the north of Afghanistan. Known by Arab conquerors as Umm-al-belad, the ‘mother of cities’, Balkh lay on the major Silk Road routes that ran between east and west.

    Balkh (Persie/Pashto: بلخ Balkh; Bactrian: βαχλο, ẞaxlɔ) wis an auncient ceety an centre o Buddhism, Islam, an Zoroastrianism in whit is nou northren Afghanistan. Coordinates: 36°46′23″N 66°52′25″E  /  °N °E  / ; 66Kintra: Afghanistan. 7 Idem, “Central Asia,” p. ; 8 Waqf, ; 7 From the point of view of patronage, the last governor of importance for this study is Sobhan Qoli, who had an exceptionally long rule of thirty years at Balkh () during which his brother ‘Abd al-’Aziz ruled as Khan at Bukhara. Although the prosperity of Central Asia declined with that of the silk route in this period7, there were Cited by: 3.


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Waqf at Balkh by Robert Duncan McChesney Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Jerusalem Islamic Waqf is an Islamic religious trust (sometimes called an "Islamic Religious Endowments" organization) best known for controlling and managing the current Islamic edifices on and around the Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem, including the Al-Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock.

Some form or another of the waqf has governed access to the Haram esh-Sharif since the. In this book R. McChesney focuses on the major Muslim shrine at Balkh--once a flourishing city on an ancient trade route in what is now northern Afghanistan--and provides a detailed study of the political, economic, and social conditions that influenced, and were influenced by, the development of a single religious by:   The subject of this book is the corpus of waqf administered on behalf of the shrine complex of Ali b.

Abi Talib near Balkh. it became clear that the literature about the waqf at Balkh, as well as waqf in Central Asia generally, tended to fall into two broad categories: works of a theoretical and legal nature (generally those of Muslim legal Pages: Book Description: Waqfs, or religious endowments, have long been at the very center of daily Islamic life, establishing religious, cultural, and welfare institutions and serving as a legal means to keep family property intact through several generations.

the waqf at Balkh Waqf at Balkh book a formidable economic force in a financially dynamic region. Waqf in Central Asia. McChesney. In this book R. McChesney focuses on the major Muslim shrine at Balkh — once a flourishing city on an ancient trade route in what is now northern Afghanistan — and provides a detailed study of the political, economic, and social conditions that influenced, and were influenced by, the development.

In this book R. McChesney focuses on the major Muslim shrine at Balkh—once a flourishing city on an ancient trade route in what is now northern Afghanistan—and provides a detailed study of the political, economic, and social conditions that influenced, and were influenced by, the development of a single religious endowment.

In this book R. McChesney focuses on the major Muslim shrine at Balkh--once a flourishing city on an ancient trade route in what is now northern Afghanistan--and provides a detailed study of the political, economic, and social conditions that influenced, and were influenced by, the development of a single religious endowment.

the waqf at. Waqf in Central Asia Four Hundred Years in the History of a Muslim Shrine, Balkh, Appanage Politics and the Growth of the 'Alid Waqf ().

Waqf in Central Asia: Four Hundred Years in the History of a Muslim Shrine, (pp. 72–). In this book R. McChesney focuses on the major Muslim shrine at Balkh — once a flourishing city on an ancient trade route in what is now northern Afghanistan — and provides a detailed study of the political, economic, and social conditions that influenced, and were influenced by, the development of a single religious endowment.

From its. THE ROLE OF WAQF IN IMPROVING THE UMMAH WELFARE Monzer Kahf Introduction Waqf, in Arabic, is hold, confinement or prohibition. In North and West Africa, Waqf (pl.

Awqaf) is also called Habs (pl. Ahbas or Hubus). The word Waqf is used in the Islamic Law in the meaning of holding certain property and preserving it for theFile Size: KB. Balkh, Appanage Politics and the Growth of the 'Alid Waqf --CHAPTER FIVE.

Balkh and the Shrine, --CHAPTER SIX. The Evolution of the Shrine and Its Administration --CHAPTER SEVEN. The Eclipse of the Appanage System: Balkh toward the End of the Seventeenth Century --CHAPTER EIGHT. The Waqf Administration, --CHAPTER. Balkh. likes. live, post contemporary soundscapes culled from the pleasure of ers: The Waqf Governance Framework in Malaysia December Conference: International Conference on Development of Social Enterprise and Social Business for Eradication of Extreme Poverty and Street.

Issue If a person makes something Waqf, it ceases to be his property, and neither he nor anybody else can either gift it or sell it to any person. Also, no one can inherit anything out of it.

There is, however, no harm in selling it in certain circumstances, as mentioned in rules nos. and Waqf (Endowment) Practice in Malaysian Society NUR KHALIDAH DAHLAN, NOOR INAYAH YAA’KUB, MOHAMAD ABDUL HAMID & MOHD RIZAL PALIL1 ABSTRACT Justice and equality are not identical in the sense that under certain circumstances, justice may only be achieved through inequality or unequal distribution of wealth.

waqf existed: the waqf khairi-an endowment for an object of a reli-gious or public nature-and the waqf ahli or dhurri-a family endow-ment." This Comment is primarily concerned with the former. In ei-ther case, the ultimate purpose of the waqf was qurba, the performance of a work pleasing to God.

Waqf in Central Asia: Four Hundred Years in the History of a Muslim Shrine, By R. McCHESNEY. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, Pp. Price HB $ X.

Around about the year AD many residents of the village of al-Khayr, located twelve miles outside the 'Mother of Cities', Balkh, shared a similar. Balkh (Persian: بلخ ‎) is a city in Balkh Province of was a big city hundreds of years ago, but it was ruined by Mongols.

[source?] It was not ruined forever, though. In it was captured by Dost Mohammad Khan. Related pages. Balkh Province; ReferencesCountry: Afghanistan. Get this from a library. Waqf in Central Asia: four hundred years in the history of a Muslim shrine, [R D McChesney].

Balkh, also called Vazīrābād, village in northern Afghanistan that was formerly Bactra, the capital of ancient lies 14 miles (22 km) west of the city of Mazār-e Sharīf and is situated along the Balkh River.

A settlement existed at the site as early as bc, and the town was captured by Alexander the Great about fter it was the capital of the Greek satrapy of Bactria.

Book Book Series. Previous chapter. Next chapter. CHAPTER TWO. The Origins of the 'Alid Shrine at Balkh. 30,00 € / $ / £ Get Access to Full Text. Citation Information. Waqf in Central Asia.

Four Hundred Years in the History of a Muslim Shrine, Princeton University Press.1-Family Waqf that is the doner makes Waqf for his decendants and relatives. 2-Charity Waqf that is the waqf which it's outcome is spent on a charity party as the poor, building mosques and hospitals and orphans and others.

3-Combined Waqf, It is the waqf frozen to a certain organization for a certain period, then to decendants and.Sermons on Waqf-e-Nau English translation of Five Friday Sermons delivered by task when he launched the Waqf-e-Nau scheme 17 years ago on April 3, Huzoorrh requested parents to follow the traditions of the Prophets and offer their most prized possession­ cation of the book.

May Almighty Allah bless the hum­.