assets of Sheikh1 were the fables old,
On guess2 and thinking his Hadith was mould.
He holds faith yet like a Hinduís thread3,
His mosque thus sways in a templeís stead.
1. Assets of Sheikh viz, the canonist,
who issues rescripts on doctrinal points.
2. Zan; conjecture supposition.
3. Hinduís thread; as worn by Brehmans like rosary of Muslims and Christians is called a Jaínaí Ou: in Hindi and Sanskrit.