Cairo Genizah : Poetry (?); divination

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Leaves 1 and 3: text in Judaeo-Arabic, probably an apocalyptic account (prognostications), referring to Zerubbabel, the Arabs, the Byzantines and wars in various places in the Near East (Morocco, Egypt, Syria and Persia), mentioning the year 353 AH (= 964 CE). Leaves 2 and 4: literary text in Hebrew, probably part of a maqāma. </p>

 


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