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Two snakes appear from Zahhak's shoulders
 
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Ms. 1978 (in index)
 
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Two snakes appear from Zahhak's shoulders
 
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Details
Title of Work:
Shahnama (Big Head)
Manuscript:
Ms. 1978
Scene:
Two snakes appear from Zahhak's shoulders
English Title:
The courtiers attempt to cut of the snakes from Zahhak's shoulders

Format:
Stepped within borders
Hijri Date:
899
Gregorian Date:
1493 (to nearest hijri year)
School:
Lahijan, Gilan
Last updated by:
charles
Date last updated:
2017-05-01 14:25
Record Status:
Ready to upload to website
 
Public Notes
The scene essentially depicts efforts to cut off the snakes. A unique scene.

Editions
Mohl Bertel's Khaleghi- Motlagh Dabir-Siyaqi
Chapter Jamshid (700 years) Jamshid (192) Jamshid (149) Jamshid (227)
First Line 178
Break Line Before 178
Break Line After 179
Last Line
 
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