View of shrine across pond
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Approach to Kramat
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 1992




In context
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 1992




In context
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 1992




View from below
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 1992




View of Dargah
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 1992




Dargah in foreground
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 1992




Sunset
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 1992




Distant view of Dargah
Photographer: Schalk Le Roux - 2003 01 24




Direction sign
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Area context
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




View of Mosque from shrine
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Stairs up to Kramat
Photographer: Schalk Le Roux - 2003 01 24




Minaret at top of stairs
Photographer: Schalk Le Roux - 2003 01 24




Minaret and Kramat
Photographer: Schalk Le Roux - 2003 01 24




View from entrance
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Distant view
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Oblique view
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




General view across yard
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Corner detail
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Corner detail
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




View down path
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




View across site
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Cannon
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Detail of cannon
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Cannon near boundary wall
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Stepped boundary wall
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Entrance gate
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




View across yard
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Grave
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




The "Dargah" of Ashbat
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Dargah - graves of companions
Photographer: Schalk Le Roux - 2003 01 24




View of Mosque across shrine
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Detail of Minaret
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Detail of wording on Minaret
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Detail of wording on Minaret
Photographer: Schalk Le Roux - 2003 01 24




Detail of wording on minaret
Photographer: Schalk Le Roux - 2003 01 24




Detail of wording on Dargah
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Detail of wording on Dargah
Photographer: Schalk Le Roux - 2003 01 24




Plaque to left of entrance
Photographer: Schalk Le Roux - 2003 01 24




Commemorative plaque
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2013 01 02




Looking east
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




View from north
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Late afternoon view from south west
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




View towards north, two new podiums with recesses for informative plaques in foreground
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




View south, vandalised and partially dislodged brass sundial
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Visitors too lazy to use proper entrance
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




View from south west
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Detail of Dargah
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Detail of Dargah
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Tower
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Corner detail of dome
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Remnants of flag on pole viewed from entrance
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Entrance with decorative security gate
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Detail of decorative security gate
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Interior
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Interior with entrance on left
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Interior with entrance on right
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Side view of grave
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Side of grave with notice
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Notice on side of grave
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Oblique view of grave
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Ornamental metal corner post of grave
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Ornamental metal corner post of grave
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Ornamental metal corner post of grave
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Ornamental metal centre post of grave
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Chaadar or klietes on grave. beautiful layering through time
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Roses on grave
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Display recess
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Scripts above display recess
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Framed prayer
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Window detail
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Window detail
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Stairs leading to Kramat
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Stairs leading to Kramat
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Granite stone sign
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Granite stone with stairs on right
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Stairs with Kramat beyond
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Stairs from above
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Distant view of Kramat across paving
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Kramat with fountain in foreground
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Kramat with seating on left
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Kramat with flag pole
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Corner tower
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




View of dome
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Kramat with Minaret on right
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Minaret
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Pinnacle of Minaret
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Dargah with canon on left
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Canon overlooking plains
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Canon from below
Photographer: Francois Swanepoel - 2015




Building on top of hill: Tomb as depicted in Scherzer, 1861, p. 245. See footnote 6





Interior of Kramat after Scherzer, 1861, p. 247. See footnote 6





Map





Kramat of Sheikh Yusuf at Lakiung in Ujung-Pandang. See footnote 10





Photograph by Arthur Elliott
Source: Pictorial History of South Africa. 1938:109
Submitted by Lila Komnick

Photographer: Arthur Elliott