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Persia, the land of the Imams

James Bassett

Persia, the land of the Imams

a narrative of travel and residence, 1871-1885.

by James Bassett

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Published by Blackie in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Missions in Persia,
  • Iran -- Description and travel,
  • Iran -- Religion

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 342 p. :
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14766700M

      Please read the history of persia correctly before you write things like this. Persia was not even close to be as big as it was during the Achaemenid Empire, when the muslims attackt. Alexander the Great had destroid the entire empire. So, yes the muslims did force islam in to Persia.   Track Persia, Minority communities of Iran have suffered several waves of persecutions since the reigns of the Safawid shahs in the 16th century. Jews were among Iran’s minorities which have been targeted for their religious identity. Over centuries, Jews lived throughout Iran- mainly in the central and western regions of the country- [ ].

    The Book of Esther: Amalek and the Prince of Persia. The book of Esther is indeed a very fascinating book especially when you dig a little bit to search out what the Lord has hidden there! As previously discussed, there are a few hidden prophecies concerning the destruction of Israel's enemies which the Lord hid in this book.   Persia eventually threw off the Greek rulers, and remained independent and resistant to the Roman Empire which followed. Persian culture developed over the centuries, around the religion of Zoroaster. There is most definitely a territorial power known in scripture as “The Prince of Persia”, as revealed in the book of Daniel;.

    IRAN's capital of culture, Beautiful in every season with its opulent palaces and gardens, Its markets and bazaars, Decorative Arts and Gorgeous bridges. Esfahan is a place for savouring the high refinements of Persian culture most evident in and around Naqsh-e jahan Sq. the Imam Mosque, Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, Ali Qapu and Chehel Sotun Palace. this country is the second largest in the Persian Gulf area - the Persian Empire was located in this country which is not Arab but Persian - 90% of country is Shiite Muslim but Zoroastrianism is still practiced here - official language is Farsi - has radical Islamic leaders that continue to trouble the world - their president wants to wipe Israel off the map - has stockpiled billions of.


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As a pioneer of missionary work, he gained a wide acquaintance with the manners and customs of central and eastern Persia. He is the author of several books on Persia including Hymns in Persian; A Grammatical Note on the Simnuni Dialects of the Persian; Among the Turcomans; Persia the Land of the Imams.

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By C. Wills, M.D. Late one of the Medical Officers of Her Majesty’s Telegraph Department in Persia. The complex tale of how the Persian Empire founded by Cyrus the Great—the world’s “first” Zionist—metamorphosed into the Israel-Hating nation we know today.

Abdol Hossein Sardari didn’t look like a hero. But when Paris fell to Hitler in Junethe year-old Muslim—a dapper man. Free 2-day shipping. Buy Persia: The Land of the Imams: A Narrative of Travel and Residence, at Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link) http Author: James Bassett.

Eastern Persia: an Account of the Journeys of the Persian Boundary Commission, – 2 vols. Google Scholar United States Consular Reports for January, [contains a short account of Persian telegraphs and telephones]. Eastern Persia: an Account of the Journeys of the Persian Boundary Commission, – 2 vols.

Google Scholar. The Land of Persia for Big Kids Persia in Bible History. God, who controls history, raised up the Persians to be a powerful and yet benevolent kingdom. At the perfect time a king named Cyrus would come to power and generously allow the Jews to return to their land and rebuild their Temple and the city of Jerusalem.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bassett, James, Persia: the land of the imams. London: Blackie, (OCoLC) Document Type. PERSIA, PERSIANS. A land and a people regularly mentioned in association with the Medes, both in the Bible and in secular history. The Medes and Persians evidently were related peoples of the ancient Aryan (Indo-Iranian) tribes, and this would make the Persians descendants of Japheth, perhaps through Madai, the common ancestor of the   Persia the Land of the Imams by James Bassett 4 editions - first published in Get this from a library.

Persia: the land of the imams. A narrative of travel and residence. [James Bassett]. Riyāz̤ī’s book, usually known as the Collected Works of Riyāz̤ī, includes twelve treatises covering topics related to the creed of Twelver Shi`ism, the belief in twelve imams who are the spiritual and political successors of the Prophet compilation, which also includes subjects such as Islamic theology, mysticism, and religious law, was intended to educate Persian speakers.He also wrote A Grammatical Note on the Simnuni Dialects of the Persian, Among the Turcomans (), Persia, the Land of the Imams - A Narrative of Travel and Resident to () and Persia, Eastern Mission ().

He also translated the Gospel of Matthew into Turkmen, which was the first portion of the Bible in that ity control: LCCN: no. The Imam Reza shrine (Persian: حرم امام رضا ‎) in Mashhad, Iran is a complex which contains the mausoleum of Imam Reza, the eighth Imam of The twelve is the largest mosque in the world by area.

Also contained within the complex are the Goharshad Mosque, a museum, a library, four seminaries, a cemetery, the Razavi University of Islamic Sciences, a dining hall for pilgrims Affiliation: Islam.