Puthi Gafil Nosihot

The photograph below is a page from a the puthi 'Gafil Nosihot' ('Guidance for the Wayward'), composed in 1843 CE by Pir Azmot Ali (born ca.1793 CE, Umairgon Mouza, Sylhet). This manuscript puthi of 151 pages describes the story of Moses (A:) and his conflict with Pharaoh, king of Egypt.

To see a transcription of this puthi page in Siloṭi Nagri, Bengali and Roman scripts as well as a translation in English, click on the one of the links below.


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