Kutadgu Bilig

Kutadgu Bilig

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Kutadgu Bilig, or Qutad u Bilig is a Karakhanid work from the 11th century written by an Uyghur author Yus f Kh jib of Balasagun for the prince of Kashgar. Translated, the title means something like "The Wisdom which brings Happiness" or "The Wisdom that Conduces to Royal Glory or Fortune" (Dankoff, 1), but has been translated more concisely as "Wisdom Which Brings Good Fortune." The text reflects the author's and his society's beliefs, feelings, and practices with regard to quite a few topics, and depicts interesting facets of various aspects of life in the Karakhanid empire.show more

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  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 163g
  • Fec Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 613588901X
  • 9786135889017