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The Vai syllabary is a syllabic writing system devised for the Vai language by Momolu Duwalu Bukele of Jondu, in what is now Grand Cape Mount County, Liberia Ancient Alphabets, Ancient Scripts, Ancient Symbols, Celtic Symbols, Alphabet Code, Alphabet Symbols, Political Symbols, Different Alphabets, Magic Symbols

SCRIPTS OF AFRICA - Native Writing Systems of Africa

Africa has produced numerous native scripts. Today only Ge'ez Alphabet is in modern usage. A script is not only a technology for writing the spoken word, and hence a vital form of communication. It is also a cultural symbol of a people and their identity. The mere sign of Arabic language carries the power of Islam and the Arab/Muslim people. Every time we see Amharic written we see the might of Ethiopian culture. A script is powerful political symbol used all over the world to show national…

You can read Persian today. only 32 letters, and a simple semi-cursive script. Persian Alphabet, Learn Farsi, Persian Language, Cultural Architecture, Architecture Art, Cursive Script, Arabic Lessons, Iran Travel, Persian Calligraphy

Semi Cursive Script

You can read Persian today. At first it seems intimidating, but the code is easy to crack. Read right to left; only 32 letters, and a simple semi-cursive script. Check it out! One post explains ALL!

Bible, 1638 - Printed by Robert Barker, London, size: ca. 6 x in. The cover is made of silk and silver thread on linen. Embroidered King James Bible from 1638 tells many stories. Old Books, Antique Books, Vintage Books, Book Art, Oldest Bible, Memento, Beautiful Book Covers, Style Retro, Book Binding

Bible’s front and back covers are embroidered with a nativity scene in silk and silver thread on linen

Concerning Ancient and Medieval Ireland.The Book of Ballymote the Auraicept na n-Éces explaining the ogham script. Ogham is an Early Medieval alphabet used primarily to represent the Old Irish language, Ogham Alphabet, Roman Alphabet, Alphabet Book, Alphabet Writing, Script Writing, Alphabet Letters, Essay Writing, Handwritten Text, Irish Language

Oghma the legendry inventor of the ancient alphabet Ogham fought in the first battle of Mag Tuired, when the Tuatha Dé take Ireland from the Fir Bolg.

Tamazight (Berber) is now an official language in Algeria. Ancient Scripts, Ancient Symbols, Ancient Alphabets, Moroccan Art, Moroccan Design, Alphabet Berbere, Touareg, African Tattoo, Alphabet Symbols

Amazighen -The Haha Berbers

The Haha berbers.An Amazigh(Berber) ethnic group belonging to Chleuh.They speak Tashelhiyt.

Title: al-Sufi. Kitab al-Kawakib suwar al-Tabita Type : manuscript Language : Persian Rights : public domain Login: ark: / 12148 / Source : Bibliothèque nationale de France, Department of Manuscripts, Persian Supplement 1551 Islamic World, Islamic Art, Constellations, Ancient Scripts, Medieval, Magic Symbols, Historical Images, Pottery Designs, Old Paper

al-Sūfī. Kitāb suwar al-kawākib al-ṯābita

al-Sūfī. Kitāb suwar al-kawākib al-ṯābita -- -- manuscrits

Title: al-Sufi. Kitab al-Kawakib suwar al-Tabita Type : manuscript Language : Persian Rights : public domain Login: ark: / 12148 / Source : Bibliothèque nationale de France, Department of Manuscripts, Persian Supplement 1551 Magic Book, Magic Spells, Constellations, Ancient Scripts, Esoteric Art, Money Spells, Sufi, Book Binding, Calligraphy Art

al-Sūfī. Kitāb suwar al-kawākib al-ṯābita

al-Sūfī. Kitāb suwar al-kawākib al-ṯābita -- -- manuscrits

Psautier, avec cantiques et litanies, 175 A., Bibliothèques d'Amiens métropole, Ms. 18, 9th century. Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Carolingian, Amiens, Medieval Manuscript, Celtic Art, Book Cover Art

Psautier, avec cantiques et litanies, 175 A., Bibliothèques d'Amiens métropole, Ms. 18, 9th century.

Title: al-Sufi. Kitab al-Kawakib suwar al-Tabita Type : manuscript Language : Persian Rights : public domain Login: ark: / 12148 / Source : Bibliothèque nationale de France, Department of Manuscripts, Persian Supplement 1551 Constellations, Fine Art Textiles, Ancient Scripts, Free Pdf Books, Free Ebooks, Islamic Paintings, Esoteric Art, Sufi Quotes, Money Spells

al-Sūfī. Kitāb suwar al-kawākib al-ṯābita

al-Sūfī. Kitāb suwar al-kawākib al-ṯābita -- -- manuscrits

Title: al-Sufi. Kitab al-Kawakib suwar al-Tabita Type : manuscript Language : Persian Rights : public domain Login: ark: / 12148 / Source : Bibliothèque nationale de France, Department of Manuscripts, Persian Supplement 1551 Constellations, Ancient Scripts, Medieval Manuscript, Magic Book, Old Paper, Book Binding, Calligraphy Art, Animal Drawings, Asian Art

al-Sūfī. Kitāb suwar al-kawākib al-ṯābita

al-Sūfī. Kitāb suwar al-kawākib al-ṯābita -- -- manuscrits

Auriga, 'Book of Fixed Stars' (Kitāb suwar al-kawākib al-ṯābita) by ‛Abd al-Rahman ibn ‛Umar al-Ṣūfī Ancient Scripts, Library Catalog, Mirror Image, Sufi, Calligraphy Art, Popular Culture, Islamic Art, Astronomy, Astrology

Ṣuwar al-kawākib. - Princeton University Library Catalog

Auriga (mumsik al-a'innah), the charioteer. (Constellations of the northern hemisphere). folio 13. Auriga [Ṣuwar al-kawākib] [صور الكواكب] Creator: Ṣūfī, ʻAbd al-Raḥmān ibn ʻUmar, 903-986 صوفي، عبد الرحمن بن عمر Origin: [1607] According to the colophon, copied on 4 Ramaḍān 1015 (fol. 40b). Reading statement in the name of Ibrāhīm ibn al-Shaykh Muḥammad, Jumādá al-Ulá 1114 [1702] (fol. 43b).

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