Ibrahima Badio Manuscript Collection
Contains a rich collection of documents in prose and poetry written in Arabic with glosses in several languages, including Arabic, Mandinka, and Soninke Ajami. The manuscripts include: Biniiboo (Mandinka: panegyric poems ...
(2018-10-05)Images of manuscript owner Ibrahima Badio and the community of Sakar, Sedhiou, Senegal, for the manuscript digitization work done in October 2018.
The manuscript is a prayer for prosperity, good luck, and good health used among Mandinka Qadīriyya Sufi disciples of Casamance, who follow the tradition of Mukhtār al-Kuntī. It is written in classical Arabic with a few ...