Monthly Archives: October 2016

The road to Shur, the origin of the zamzam well? (Rabbi Sa’adiah ben Yosef Gaon)

In the story about the wife of patriach Abraham, Hagar, and his firstbon son, Ishmael, in  the Torah  in Genesis/Bereishit 16:7 it was mentioned about a place named Shur שֽׁוּר. וַֽיִּמְצָאָ֞הּ מַלְאַ֧ךְ יְהוָ֛ה עַל־עֵ֥ין הַמַּ֖יִם בַּמִּדְבָּ֑ר עַל־הָעַ֖יִן בְּדֶ֥רֶךְ שֽׁוּר An angel of … Continue reading

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TYI di Festival Naskah Nusantara

Dalam rangka memperingati Bulan Gemar Membaca dan Hari Kunjung Perpustakaan pada September ini, Perpustakaan Nasional (Perpusnas) menggandeng Masyarakat Pernaskahan Nusantara (Manasa) menggelar Festival Naskah Nusantara, tanggal 26 September hingga 29 September 2016 lalu. Indonesia memiliki ribuan naskah kuno dengan beragam … Continue reading

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