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 Majālis-i Jahāngīrī
(1,397 words)



‘Night assemblies at the court of Nūr al-dīn Jahāngīr’

ʿAbd al-Sattār ibn Qāsim Lāhōrī

Date: Between 1608 and 1611

Original Language: Persian

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The Majālis-i Jahāngīrī is a report of nightly assemblies (majālis) at the Mughal court under the Emperor Jahāngīr. It covers the period 24 Rajab 1017-19 Ramaḍān 1020 AH (24 October 1608-15 November 1611 AD). The author ended his work only when Jahāngīr started his own autobiographical Jahāngīrnāma (Tuzuk-i Jahāngīrī).

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Kollatz, Anna, “ Majālis-i Jahāngīrī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 06 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26516>



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