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Head of a Buddhist monk, of Roman Emperor type, touches of red paint visible on the lips and ears Lime composition… https://t.co/TFmjTJBknbTent Hanging Embroidered cotton in coloured silks, and silver-gilt and silver threads India, probably Deccan 17th C… https://t.co/EbDGN6NREbThe historic Hazratbal Shrine, situated on the banks of Dal Lake, Srinagar, contains the relic (Moi-e-Muqqadas) of… https://t.co/c3bw5fGqmL
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10/31
2020
Amazing, would like to catch a copy of this book. https://t.co/mPmnFRtDdZ
Retweeted by Jamal Jafrimanuscripts by Nana Asma'u She was a scholar: poet, teacher & historian from sokoto -nigeria -'kitab al-nasiha' 18… https://t.co/JYQNXpDPHq
Retweeted by Jamal JafriEid-e-Milad-un-Nabi Mubarak 🌺 Photo: A pile of Quran placed on a taakh (shelf) outside the Aasar Shareif, which ho… https://t.co/m1HvusPlBL
Retweeted by Jamal JafriKitab al-Mawlid al-Nabawi (a book of prayers recited on the occasion of Prophet’s birthday) Copied by Ibrahim al-… https://t.co/7lGW5cfhT2
Retweeted by Jamal JafriSeries LXXVII: #MonumentsofIndia Rasulpur rock shelter and Nai ki Gufa with remains of rock paintings belonging to… https://t.co/ayOROiS8P1
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Retweeted by Jamal JafriAs Delhi blames Punjabs farmers for pollution, Aman Luthra n I use @Chintan data to show that since half of Delhi’s… https://t.co/hLRX33ejEu
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10/30
2020
In celebration of our new site, we're offering free access to our archive of over 20,000 articles, as well as a sel… https://t.co/pugPb43lhc
Retweeted by Jamal JafriWellesley & the Caliph try to convince Tipu Sultan that the French are inappropriate allies in thrall to godless ty… https://t.co/X1SXPlJ1PS
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri @nextgencali @BishtLokinder @Peachtreespeaks @ssharadmohhan @hemantsarin @DalrympleWill @kamlesm @Chemburstudiohttps://t.co/Ja6rW56MSLGrateful to welcome the carvers of #Kashmir 's vivid culture who have long been grappling with double whammy of civ… https://t.co/awAPpCwvYN
Retweeted by Jamal Jafrihttps://t.co/VPPYgrUqjR From the court of the Ottomans to Mughals, once can find the celebration of Prophet Birthda… https://t.co/aJ1J7lpNFc
Retweeted by Jamal JafriA painting from the time of the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan (1628-58) showing a group of scholars, including those of… https://t.co/13dztpv6BtChuter Munzil #Lucknow was built by Nawab Ghazi-ud-Din Haider in the early 19th century, Chattar Manzil epitomized… https://t.co/n1zvbz9RwC
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri @atalbrave Excellent! Wishing you a full and speedy recovery!https://t.co/TxP3rAzyPP
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri'In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, many members of the family moved to England, embedding in high society… https://t.co/BAZWwSHWTG
Retweeted by Jamal JafriMughal Emperor Shah Alam II Reviewing East India Company’s Troops at #Allahabad #OnThisDay, 12 Rabi’ al-awwal 1181… https://t.co/TuyzWbqbM2
Retweeted by Jamal JafriToday is an important anniversary. https://t.co/kkAXGiLWVb
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri @KhakiLab @DelhiHeritage @Kieran_drake @dibbi18 @JAJafri @janhwij Check out my blog post on #Delhi Baoli https://t.co/M6pwPVU07t
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri @chandramoulibh Not sure that this is the case, see: https://t.co/gYIbo6kSbg#DidYouKnow? Medieval #Delhi’s lifeline was not the #Yamuna but #wells and #stepwells connected by underground chan… https://t.co/2Txb0AASic
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri @chandramoulibh https://t.co/Qio9xIDErh"A few years after the 1st issue of the ‘Standing Caliph’ type, ’Abd al-Malik abolished figural coinage altogether… https://t.co/u12B38qzBz"It is not the display of imperial regalia that impresses the viewer of the dinar, but rather the distinct modesty… https://t.co/17dsa3cZ2NThe ‘Standing Caliph’ Dinar Probably minted at Damascus AD 697 Gold 20 mm "The standing figure represents the Umay… https://t.co/s8Foivt5RfIt’s an art to walk aimlessly, without purpose. Wandering in a city, walking without a map in hand, getting a “pede… https://t.co/orvw90DP4Z
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri“…Then I stood on the sand of the sea. And I saw a beast rising up out of the sea, having seven heads…”… https://t.co/z3mLKLDK53
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri“Shah-i-Zinda, mausoleum No. 7, 1385, detail of portico; mosaic panel, vegetal ornament with birds, thulf script.”… https://t.co/EhdyO57zgK
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10/29
2020
You could spend the dying minutes of Cyrus the Great day reading about a remarkable replica of his tomb in Surrey:… https://t.co/0YQ10g6vxY
Retweeted by Jamal JafriOval portraits of Bhai Ram Singh (Advisor to Maharaja Ranjit Singh) & Chattar Singh Attariwala (Governor of Hazara)… https://t.co/Gza1VSiqOp
Retweeted by Jamal JafriI’m lucky to be one who can say “I knew @sepoy back when.” And as it happens we’re discussing the one on the left i… https://t.co/yRGO8UGB6r
Retweeted by Jamal JafriFor you, @Tamil1947!https://t.co/6q5B6ElQfNhttps://t.co/v7u0wz7pEEhttps://t.co/ZMjSOUR92ghttps://t.co/jfuuCZUnQ5"After refrigeration was invented in the 1880s the building was acquired by the Government of Madras and converted… https://t.co/DQJ83K5wWiTudor Ice House, Madras By Bombay School of Art (?) With inscription 'W Simpson' on the reverse Watercolour on pape… https://t.co/uimT1t4ERfAn ascetic in a landscape. The inscription identifies the subject as Gorakhnath, founder of the Nath Yogis. Ducks,… https://t.co/KUF2aQ1aRt
Retweeted by Jamal JafriThe Various Narrations of the Passing Away of the Prophet of Islām https://t.co/dl0n56o79n
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10/28
2020
(Three images) Musicians and Dancers From a banquet scene, tomb-painting fragments, from the tomb-chapel of Nebamu… https://t.co/XmK9zPjoZU
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri“Statuette of a rider, Soghd, fired clay.” A plate depicting an ancient Iranian rider from my copy of “The Art of C… https://t.co/5OKfygeCHb
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri“Shah-i-Zinda, mausoleum No. 4, 1386, detail of inscription; painted majolica, thulf and kufic script.” A plate fr… https://t.co/ZCHFG4IMxC
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri @ooot @hemantsarin @britishmuseum @DalrympleWill @ssharadmohhan @iamrana @zarafshan @tawairkh @GuzashtaLakhnauhttps://t.co/yVKZKiTrIB @cherishDcherry1 @WikiCommons @britishlibrary @PunjabiRooh @IndoIslamicPage @ssharadmohhan @historywali @rons1212https://t.co/dU708OGY5e @cherishDcherry1 @WikiCommons @britishlibrary @PunjabiRooh @IndoIslamicPage @ssharadmohhan @historywali @rons1212https://t.co/pN6MLlOKWV @cherishDcherry1 @WikiCommons @britishlibrary @PunjabiRooh @IndoIslamicPage @ssharadmohhan @historywali @rons1212https://t.co/cEz7wBYom1 @atalbrave Hello! How are you? @hemantsarin @GuzashtaLakhnau @britishmuseum @DalrympleWill @ssharadmohhan @iamrana @zarafshan @tawairkh @gpsgorayahttps://t.co/7L7ZdrK0TcThis archive of audio recordings of India's Constituent Assembly is a treasure trove of historic speeches delivered… https://t.co/muM6FbOKaC
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri @hemantsarin @GuzashtaLakhnau @britishmuseum @DalrympleWill @ssharadmohhan @iamrana @zarafshan @tawairkh @gpsgorayahttps://t.co/k0h2G4mwCp @hemantsarin @GuzashtaLakhnau @britishmuseum @DalrympleWill @ssharadmohhan @iamrana @zarafshan @tawairkh @gpsgorayahttps://t.co/PwffDjK1XwCustomers lined up outside the Strand in downtown Manhattan after the bookstore said on social media that its busin… https://t.co/kTk2RmmhBZ
Retweeted by Jamal JafriPlace names tell us more than just what to call an area; they provide inklings to a space’s social, cultural, and p… https://t.co/P1NvByuXZw
Retweeted by Jamal JafriIt's not every day you find some printing by William Caxton used as binders' waste in another book! Printed in 1483… https://t.co/yzIpZv6Gpt
Retweeted by Jamal JafriChristians erasing classics? Not really! First line of the Iliad, "Sing, goddess, the wrath of Peleus’ son", copied… https://t.co/sYjF7OgD2g
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10/27
2020
Any ideas, @TabeenahAnjum, @ranjithoskote, @Himalayologist? https://t.co/U59aWs3PKXThe #HuzuriBagh, #Lahore c. 1908 Halftone Divided back 13.85 x 8.85 cm A beautiful example by one of the premiere L… https://t.co/tqRVazkeHj
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri"Those who experienced no breathing difficulties but tested positive for Covid also had cognitive decline after rec… https://t.co/rb3w1EkJYV"The worst-affected patients, those treated in intensive care or who needed ventilation, suffered the equivalent of… https://t.co/Oqtc4OOxK7"in the worst cases, it can trigger cognitive decline equivalent to the brain ageing ten years or an 8.5-point drop… https://t.co/4tg5F1qqjw#Auctionupdate #MarcChagall's 'Violoniste dans le clair de lune orangé à Vitebsk' sold for €584,000 in our Art Mode… https://t.co/fLG2UKzJ6Y
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri @Ritiks @1917oc https://t.co/Ut3razKORg"Art historian @VittorioSgarbi is starring on the website Escort Advisor, used by 2.5 million Italians every month,… https://t.co/vekgwC0kbGStunning medieval sapphire ring with Arabic inscription, 'Abd as-Salam ibn Ahmad', on the 10thC sapphire. The stone… https://t.co/vjWRVIvIiQ
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri @AsimAli6 We called it Gaynd Tarhee!The Prophet on Burāq guided by Jibrā'īl & escorted by angels ascending the heavens. BL Add MS 6613; f.3v… https://t.co/gWWphpUx26
Retweeted by Jamal JafriPatrick Hehir took the opportunity of being starved with his Indian troops during the WWI Siege of Kut to pump out… https://t.co/5hYONKgRJ6
Retweeted by Jamal JafriYouth Conversing with Sage in the Garden From the Khamseh of Amir Khusrau Dihlavi (1253-1325) By Nadim Mughal, Indi… https://t.co/BiBmJNnuBCThe 11th mosaic of the Theotokos Torcello https://t.co/90P1MzQhMz
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10/26
2020
Of fallen chinars and Mughal architecture. And the two meet at the 'abode of love' - Shalimar Bagh. The Bagh (gar… https://t.co/cNzdD6GL1s
Retweeted by Jamal JafriAdventures in #writing Scribe Astride a Wyvern mid-12th century @metmuseum https://t.co/Z7fJuY9yK8
Retweeted by Jamal JafriInvaluable resource for #SouthAsianStudies now available online: 'Publications proscribed by the Government of Indi… https://t.co/JdcKOIbSP3
Retweeted by Jamal Jafri"If he sees I love him - and my grief at his absence will prove it - I know that he'll come back & shower me with p… https://t.co/ClQkQWiChDInscribed in Sanskrit, on picture and border: "samanya vanita proshitabhartrika" (an indiscriminate mistress who is… https://t.co/drvwwZJixpA Deceitful Lady Unknown Artist Mewar, Rajasthan, c1630 "illustration to the poem Rasamanjari by Bhanu Datta: a wom… https://t.co/BnDjsi4lJ1"This series of illustrations is in some ways a turning point in Indian painting for not only was it to serve as a… https://t.co/CEpj8dR8kh"The present lot shows a mature Nayika so distressed by the absence of her lover that she spends her days intoxicated to numb the pain" 2/3Illustration to the 'third' Rasamanjari of Bhanu Dutta: The intoxicated courtesan, attributed to Devidasa Opaque wa… https://t.co/NBzCAG7nW5Sarasvati. Nepal, 13th century. Sotheby's. https://t.co/xyj0eI6bXQ
Retweeted by Jamal JafriA really important event in the history of Ethiopian/Roman interventions in southern Arabia and the Red Sea and the… https://t.co/ZpM9QbbBuR
Retweeted by Jamal JafriRoyal game @BLMedieval Add 12228  f. 23 https://t.co/3OxqBWsm9S
Retweeted by Jamal JafriGeneral View Shah Masjid and Ranjit Singh Samad, Lahore (India) H.A. Mirza & Sons Delhi c. 1908 Collotype Divided b… https://t.co/TiZ5eR8zEO
Retweeted by Jamal JafriRather lovely lapis lazuli inscribed ring set in a chunky silver setting. It's apparently 'very old'. Can anyone te… https://t.co/avF70mKA5T
Retweeted by Jamal JafriThe tomb of emperor Sultan Mahmood Ghaznawi, Afghanistan. Coloured lithograph by R. Carrick after Lieutenant Jame… https://t.co/uLz7Xru8Qv
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10/25
2020
@JungNihang Thanks!Today I learned: there was a bus service from London to Calcutta, via Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan, and Pakistan. It w… https://t.co/SV7pEGl185
Retweeted by Jamal JafriThe Smith papyrus (ca 1600-1700 BC), book of wounds, it’s among the oldest written documents on surgery and the fie… https://t.co/xJJCowatMA
Retweeted by Jamal JafriAncient Egyptians used to apply a poultice of moldy wheat-bread to infected wounds, and treated patients by eating… https://t.co/wMZcZ7rB30
Retweeted by Jamal JafriWow! ~5000 years old toys just lying around the surface of Thar desert in Sindh. https://t.co/kDguJ0eA8i
Retweeted by Jamal JafriToday is the birth anniv of #BahadurShahZafar a Crack shot- could hit a target from a moving sedan, an ace callig… https://t.co/Ke40Tcg1ST
Retweeted by Jamal JafriProf Marco Madella: "Thank you @FoundationPalarq for supporting our work studying the Indus Valley Civilisation, am… https://t.co/fF6SqHVRaG
10/24
2020

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