Digital Archive


Sankore’ Digital Archive

Imam Hamza Perez with Shaykh Muhammad Shareef in Benin receiving license in order to transmit sound chains of authority to our brothers in America.

Thank you for accessing this page where we will continue to update and add content from the many translations that are being completed.  There is a lot of effort on many fronts to provide this content to as wide an audience as possible.  SIIASI is honored to provide the world with the anthropological evidence of a rich Islamic legacy and contribution  that has been bequeathed to us from our ancestors, may Allah have mercy on them. It is our intention to keep the content and the discussion rich and full of positive and enlightening conversation. Feel free to share with us your suggestions, comments, and concerns as we move forward with our various projects and developments.



  • Manuscript Encyclopedia
  • International Collaboration



  • Zawiyya Project (Bamako, Mali)
  • Pending Translations



3 Responses to Digital Archive

  1. Akil says:

    As Salaamu Alaykum , which Arabic font more closely approximates the West African \ Sub Saharan style Arabic calligraphy?

  2. Dear visitors
    If you are unable to download any of the files, they can also be obtained at where you will also find additonal works not posted here on SIIASI.

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