Tuan Guru’s Handwritten Copy of the Quran


The handwritten copy of the Quran, written from memory, by Shaykh Abdullah Qadi of Indonesia (aka ‘Tuan Guru’) while he was enslaved by the Dutch as a political prisoner in South Africa in the 1790s. Tuan Guru is the founder of the first mosque in Cape Town.

Source: https://twitter.com/accidentalmslms/status/1043542420321910784

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