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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

Date: 17th century

Original Language: French


The works discussed here are the primary sources for understanding the experience of 17th-century Jesuit missionaries in Mughal India. These include historical accounts, compiled activity reports, original correspondence, and religious writings. The works of five representatives are considered below: Luys de Guzmán, F…

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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 20 October 2019 <>

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