Devil Worship
The Sacred Books and Traditions of the Yezidiz
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Devil Worship The Sacred Books and Traditions of the Yezidiz

By Isya Joseph
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Table of Contents
  • Transcriber’s Notes
  • DEVIL WORSHIP THE SACRED BOOKS AND TRADITIONS OF THE YEZIDIZ
    • CONTENTS
    • INTRODUCTION THE ORIGIN OF THE MANUSCRIPT
      • NOTES ON THE INTRODUCTION
    • PART I THE TRANSLATION OF THE ARABIC TEXT
      • PREFACE
      • CHAPTER I
      • CHAPTER II
      • CHAPTER III
      • CHAPTER IV
      • CHAPTER V
        • Mashaf Reš (The Black Book)
      • APPENDIX TO PART I
        • THE POEM IN PRAISE OF ŠEIḪ ‘ADÎ Peace Be unto Him
        • THE PRINCIPAL PRAYER OF THE YEZIDIS
      • SEVEN CLASSES OF YEZIDIS
        • ARTICLES OF FAITH
      • NOTES ON PART I
    • PART II THE CRITICAL DISCUSSION OF YEZIDISM
      • CHAPTER I The Religious Origin of the Yezidis
        • I The Yezidi Myth
        • II The Christian Tradition
        • III The Speculative Theories of Western Orientalists
        • IV The Dogmatic View of Mohammedan Scholars
      • NOTES ON CHAPTER I
      • CHAPTER II The Essential Elements in Yezidism
        • I The Yezidi View of God
        • II The Deity of the Second Degree
      • NOTES ON CHAPTER II
      • CHAPTER III Other Deities and Festivals
        • I The So-Called Seven Divinities
        • II The Day of Sarsal
      • NOTES ON CHAPTER III
      • CHAPTER IV Sacraments, Religious Observances and Sacerdotal System
        • I Sacraments
        • II Some Other Religious Practices
        • III The Sacerdotal Orders
      • NOTES ON CHAPTER IV
      • CHAPTER V Their Customs
        • I Marriage
        • II Funerals
        • III Nationality
        • IV Locality
        • V Dwellings
        • VI The Language
        • VII Occupation
      • NOTES ON CHAPTER V
      • CHAPTER VI List of the Yezidi Tribes
        • The Tribes Across the River From Mosul
        • The Tribes at Sinjar and Jezireh Districts
        • The Tribes of Midyat Region, Usually Called Jabal Tor Al-‘Abedin (Mountain of the Worshipers)
      • CHAPTER VII Persecution
      • NOTES ON CHAPTER VII
    • BIBLIOGRAPHY
      • Arabic
        • Kurdish
        • Turkish
        • English
        • French
        • German
        • Latin
    • INDEX
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