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dc.contributorAjura, Afa Yusif (owner)en_US
dc.contributorIssahak, Baba (owner)en_US
dc.contributorAjura, Afa Yusif (scribe)en_US
dc.contributor.authorAjura, Afa Yusifen_US
dc.coverage.spatialTamale, Ghanaen_US
dc.coverage.temporal1965en_US
dc.date.accessioned2019-10-25T18:51:06Z
dc.date.available2019-10-25T18:51:06Z
dc.date.issued1965
dc.identifier.citationHaas, Karl J., Dawuni, Saeed Alhassan, Abdul-Fatawu, Fuseini, Ngom, Fallou, Castro, Eleni & Schmidt, Eric J. (2019). African Ajami Library: Digital Preservation of Dagbanli Ajami and Arabic Manuscripts of Northern Ghana. Boston: Boston University Libraries: http://hdl.handle.net/2144/32937
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/2144/38388
dc.descriptionThe entire manuscript is available for download as a PDF file(s). Higher-resolution images are unavailable. Fieldwork Team: Karl J. Haas, PhD (Pricipal Investigator; Visiting Researcher, African Studies Center), Saeed Alhassan Dawuni (Field Researcher), and Fuseini Abdul-Fataw (Field Researcher). Technical Team: Dr. Fallou Ngom (Director, African Studies Center), Eleni Castro (OpenBU Librarian, Boston University Libraries), and Eric J. Schmidt (Assistant Director, African Studies Center). This collection of Dagbanli Ajami materials is copied as part of the African Studies Center’s African Ajami Library. This project is partly funded by the BU African Studies Center and Middlebury College. Access Condition and Copyright: These materials are subject to copyright. Access is for research and educational purposes only, provided the original author and source are fully cited using the information below. For use, distribution or reproduction beyond these terms, contact Professor Fallou Ngom (fngom@bu.edu). Citation: Materials in this web edition should be cited as: Haas, Karl J., Dawuni, Saeed Alhassan, Abdul-Fatawu, Fuseini, Ngom, Fallou, Castro, Eleni & Schmidt, Eric J. (2019). African Ajami Library: Digital Preservation of Dagbanli Ajami and Arabic Manuscripts of Northern Ghana. Boston: Boston University Libraries: http://hdl.handle.net/2144/32937. For Inquiries: please contact Professor Fallou Ngom (fngom@bu.edu). For technical assistance, please contact open-help@bu.edu.en_US
dc.descriptionProvenance / Custodial history: The manuscript's owner was given a copy of the manuscript from a man named Malam Fari, who had been the Friday imam of Zohe Ayim community in the Yendi District.en_US
dc.description.abstractThis song is an exhortation to Afa Ajura's two primary audiences: members of the Tijaniyya order in Tamale and to those Dagbamba still practicing indigenous spiritual practices. The text fits within those songs which tells Tijaniyya followers to look only to the Holy Qur’an to know how to worship and be a good Muslim.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipThe contents of this collection were developed with support of the Title VI National Resource Center grant # P015A180164 from the U.S. Department of Education. However, those contents do not necessarily represent the policy of the U.S. Department of Education, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.en_US
dc.format.extentUnbound manuscript. 4 pages. The copy in our possession is a scanned version of a manuscipt that is itself a photocopy of an original manuscript in Afa Ajura's hand. The original paper appears to have been lined note paper.en_US
dc.format.mediumPaperen_US
dc.languageDagbanli. Script: Dagbanli Ajami
dc.language.isodag
dc.rightsThe materials are subject to copyright. Access is for research and educational purposes only. Materials are not to be reproduced without written permission.en_US
dc.subjectTamale, Ghanaen_US
dc.subjectManuscripten_US
dc.subjectAjami scripten_US
dc.subjectIslamic songen_US
dc.subjectTijaniyya Islamen_US
dc.subjectIndigenous religious practicesen_US
dc.subjectQu'ranen_US
dc.subjecten_US
dc.titleDoliya Ti Duuma Ka Doli Kuraani (Follow Our Lord and Follow the Qu'ran)en_US
dc.typeManuscripten_US


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