JACKSON AVW (1938) The fresh new personality out-of Mani, brand new inventor out of Manichaeism

JACKSON AVW (1938) The fresh new personality out-of Mani, brand new inventor out of Manichaeism

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Journal of the American China Society 58: 235-forty. Heading representations out of Mani or Manes, c. 216-276 Le, try chatted about, which have idea of the heritage listed because of the al-Nadim (creating c. 987 Le) you to Mani is actually lame in ft or in his right feet. You to heritage would be backed by retranslation regarding an expression in the brand new Pahlavi Denkart (step 3.two hundred, 1-13) (discover Dinkard, above), applying the identity ‘broken’ otherwise ‘crippled’ to help you Mani (come across below, al-Nadim, Fihrist, pp. 773, 794).

Al-JAHIZ (Abu Othman Amr bin Bahr). Al-Barsan wal-Argan wal-Umyan wal-Hawlan [The Lepers, the new Lame, the newest Blind, additionally the Squinting], ed. Abdel-Salam Haroun (1998). Cairo. Al-Jahiz (776-868) was a prolific, influential and you can notably ugly journalist which have ‘goggle eyes’ (jahiz), within Basra (today during the Iraq), whoever really works might have been far quoted over the Arab industry. Read more