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  • Al-Akhdarī in Mandinka Ajami 

    Darboh, Al-Haji Basiru
    This manuscript is a Mandinka Ajami exegesis of the popular Malikī jurisprudence (figh) text known as Al-Akhdarī, which is used across Muslim West Africa. The commonly used book title, Al-Akhdarī, is based on the name of ...
  • Solutions to people's problems 

    Cisse, Imam Keba Dabo; Cisse, Batuma
    This manuscript collection consists of five different types of texts. The first type consists of prayers designed to help people achieve social mobility. This text is a manual of special prayers and techniques for finding ...
  • Images taken inside of Abdou Khader Cisse's home 

    Ngom, Fallou; Ngom, Ibrahima; Diakité, Ablaye; Castro, Eleni (2018-01)
    Images taken in the home of the manuscript owner (Abdou Khadre Cisse) in the neighborhood of Kandialang in Ziguinchor, Senegal, for the manuscript digitization work done in January 2018.
  • Images taken outside of Abdou Khader Cisse's home 

    Ngom, Fallou; Ngom, Ibrahima; Castro, Eleni (2018-01)
    Images taken outside of the home of the manuscript owner (Abdou Khadre Cisse) in the neighborhood of Kandialang in Ziguinchor, Senegal, for the manuscript digitization work done in January 2018.
  • Biniiboo (Panygeric poetry of Prophet Muhammad) 

    Cisse, Fode Lamine
    This manuscript is a long poem that praises Prophet Muhammad. It celebrates his virtues and retraces his life and the history of his family. It highlights how he overcame the numerous challenges he faced as he sought to ...
  • Images of digitization work at Abdou Khader Cisse's home 

    Ngom, Fallou; Ngom, Ibrahima; Diakité, Ablaye; Castro, Eleni (2018-01)
    Images and a short video clip of the manuscript digitization work done in January 2018 in the home of the manuscript owner (Abdou Khadre Cisse) in the neighborhood of Kandialang in Ziguinchor, Senegal.
  • Interview with manuscript owner, Abdou Khadre Cisse — Part 1 

    Yaffa, Ibrahima; Cisse, Abdou Khadre; Cisse, Cherif (2018-01-08)
    Part 1 of a video interview in the home of the manuscript owner (Abdou Khadre Cisse) in the neighborhood of Kandialang in Ziguinchor, Senegal. These interviews were conducted on January 8-9, 2018, by Mr. Ibrahima Yaffa ...
  • Interview with manuscript owner, Abdou Khadre Cisse — Part 5 

    Yaffa, Ibrahima; Cisse, Abdou Khadre; Cisse, Cherif (2018-01-09)
    Part 5 of a video interview in the home of the manuscript owner (Abdou Khadre Cisse) in the neighborhood of Kandialang in Ziguinchor, Senegal. These interviews were conducted on January 8-9, 2018, by Mr. Ibrahima Yaffa ...
  • Interview with manuscript owner, Abdou Khadre Cisse — Part 2 

    Yaffa, Ibrahima; Cisse, Abdou Khadre; Cisse, Cherif (2018-01-09)
    Part 2 of a video interview in the home of the manuscript owner (Abdou Khadre Cisse) in the neighborhood of Kandialang in Ziguinchor, Senegal. These interviews were conducted on January 8-9, 2018, by Mr. Ibrahima Yaffa ...
  • Interview with manuscript owner, Abdou Khadre Cisse — Part 4 

    Yaffa, Ibrahima; Cisse, Abdou Khadre; Cisse, Cherif (2018-01-09)
    Part 4 of a video interview in the home of the manuscript owner (Abdou Khadre Cisse) in the neighborhood of Kandialang in Ziguinchor, Senegal. These interviews were conducted on January 8-9, 2018, by Mr. Ibrahima Yaffa ...

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