Mäṣḥafä fǝlsätu lä-abunä Täklä Haymanot: a Short Study

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Nosnitsin, Denis;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Universität Hamburg, Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
  • Journal: Aethiopica (issn: 2194-4024, eissn: 1430-1938)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15460/aethiopica.6.1.374
  • Subject: Ethiopian Studies | Manuscripts; Philology; Täklä Haymanot; Hagiography; Däbrä Libanos; History; | ddc:090 | ddc:200 | ddc:230 | ddc:400 | ddc:490 | ddc:890 | ddc:900

The account of the translation of the relics of abunä Täklä Haymanot, usually attached to his Acts, is one of the less-studied elements of the Saint’s hagiographic tradition. The article starts with a typology of translation reports in Ethiopian literature and deals in ... View more