Siyar-i Nabî = Life of the Prophet - Türkçe Volume III
The Siyer-i Nebi is a Turkish epic about the life of Muhammad, completed around 1388, written by Mustafa son of Yusuf of Erzurum, known as al-Darir, a Mevlevi dervish on the commission of Sultan Berkuk, the Mamluk ruler in Cairo. The text is based on a 13th-c Arabic sira by al-Bakri of the Biography of the Prophet by al-Waqidi(748-822).
The Ottoman ruler Murad III 1574 commissioned famous calligrapher Lütfi Abdullah in charge, completed 1595 during Mehmed III with 814 miniatures in six volumes.
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