CHART 3: Kashmir & Nearby Areas

Name of Place & its location (in parenthesis) Biblical Names Reference Ach-bal (Anantnag) Ash-bal (Eshbal) Genesis, XLVI: 21 Aguru (Palwama & Srinagar) Agur Proverbs, XXX: 1 Ajas (Srinagar) Ajah Genesis, XXXVI: 24 Alvan (Handwara) Alvan 1 Chronicles, II: 24 Amariah (Srinagar) Amariah 1 Chronicles, XXIII: 19 Aner-wan (Srinagar) Aner 1…

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CHART 2: Afghanistan, Bukhara, Pakistan

Tribes, Casts, and Sub-Casts Biblical Names Reference Ajah Ajah Genesis XXXVI: 24 Aka Zye Achala (Hebrew: Akaia) 1 Corinthians XVI: 15 Ama-Zye Amma (Amazites) 2 Samuel, II: 24 Amon-Zye Amon 1 Kings, XXII: 26 Ava-Zye Ava 2 Kings, XVII: 24 Ayub-Khel Job (Hebrew: Iyobb) Job, I: 1 Aziel-Khel Aziel 1…

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Lost Tribes – Introduction

Lost Tribes – Introduction Assuming that Jesus Christ survived the crucifixion, for what purpose would he travel, far away from his homeland, to Kashmir? Perhaps the answer might be found in the Bible: “These twelve Jesus sent forth, and commanded them, saying, ‘Go not into the way of the Gentiles,…

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Rauzat-us-Safa

Jesus was mentioned in a Persian historical work known as the Rauzat-us-Safa, written by Mir Muhammad Bin Khawand in 1417 CE.  The complete title of that book is, Rauza-tus-Safa fi Sirat-ul-Ambia wal Muluk wa Khulafa (Gardens of Purity concerning the biography of the Prophets and Kings and Caliphs).  It was published later, in…

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