Fund 288, List 1, Doc. N 14
RECORD Transcaucasia Shia Spiritual Board
Correspondence about miscellaneous issues.
Additional notes: Office of the Shaykh al-Islām of Transcaucasia
Started – February 9, 1846
Completed – November 5, 1846
Consists of 27 pages
On the page 2 is the letter dated by 18th February 1846
Sent by the Chancellery Viceroy of the Caucasus
addressed to the Tiflis Sheikh Ismail Akhund Mamed Ali
Agha Mir Ibrahim, the Perisian citizen, whom this Akhund did not let to enter the Mosque for praying and have hurt and insulted him. As the result of this event he appealed to the Chancellery Viceroy Governor of the Caucasus. For reporting to the Viceroy on this case, the director, State Councillor requested Akhund’s explanation.
Translated by P.A.