“But the person of Majesty, the sacredness of the khalifate,” cried the 280 others.
Nothing more was done for twenty years, because of the disputes that arose about the succession to the khalifate.
A seer has arisen of the blood of the Prophet, who will restore the khalifate to its old glories and Islam to its old purity.
It is related of Ali, the son-in-law of Mohammed, and the fourth successor in the khalifate, that he gave himself up to letters.
The columns of the twin windows on either side of the door appear to date from the time of the khalifate.
The court of the Omayades at Cordova saw a literature blossom which did not disappear even after the fall of the khalifate.
The khalifate of Kowfat at present buys its whole supply of cotton piece goods in our market and pays cash.
He was one of the better known poets of the khalifate, and his work may still be found in the original.