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Quran Waqf

Quran Waqf

A royal waqf on Mushaf (Quran) of two volumes by Mamluk Sultan Shaban to be kept in his school he established in Cairo. The waqf statement was written in a full page of the beginning of each volume. It stated that the mushaf is for reading and other benefits and that it should not get out the school except with…

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Women as nazir of waqf against Men

Women as nazir of waqf against Men

Two documents from Damascus court showing women as nazir (administrator) of waqf against men and the court decides that she is more qualified. Other examples of women as waqf donor and as nazir and other reasons of change from men to women administrators could be checked at the source: p. 151-219, and in particular: 157-158, 205. Origin: Damascus, Syria –…

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