Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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Mulla ʿAbd al-Qādir ibn Mulūk Shāh Badāʾūnī

Date of Birth: 1540

Place of Birth: Todabhim, Rajastan, India

Date of Death: Approximately 1615

Place of Death: Badaun, Rohilkhand, India


ʿAbd al-Qādir was born in Todabhim in eastern Rajastan, India, in 1540 and died in Badaun in 1615, though some scholars, such as Blochmann, have postulated an earlier date (Hardy, ‘Badāʾūnī’, following Storey, Persian literature, p. 437; Blochmann, ‘B…

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Guenther, Alan, “Badāʾūnī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 29 February 2020 <>

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