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Jesuit reports on India in the 17th century
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Daniello Bartoli, Fernão Guerreiro, Luys de Guzmán, Pierre du Jarric, Louis de Dieu

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Between 1580 and 1605, the Society of Jesus first established its presence in the Mughal Empire through a series of three missionary journeys led by Rodolfo Acquaviva and Jerome Xavier. The Jesuits came in response to a request to the Portuguese autho…

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M. Ramsey, Charles, “Jesuit reports on India in the 17th century”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 August 2019 <>

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