Magic puts on airs by wearing its …


rare jacket of ancient words

to remind you perhaps to set

Netflix aside till you finish the

pages of your gold journal!


This very rare and unusual manuscript at the Delhi National Museum is inscribed with the complete text of the Quran on a jacket/tunic! According to the Islamic tradition the text begins from the right sleeve by praising the almighty Allah. This entire script is handwritten in minute  lettering. All the 99 names attributed to Allah are written in big gold colour characters in red ink bordering the text!

It is spell binding and makes you wonder who had the patience and the serenity and the grace to have undertaken this massive magical manuscript! Did anyone dare to even wear it?!!!

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