Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

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Shaykh Niẓām al-Dīn Burhānpūrī
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Shaykh Niẓām al-Dīn Burhānpūrī was a scholar of the Ḥanafī school of law who lived in South Asia during the second half of the 17th century. He was a close friend of the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb ʿĀlamgīr (1618-1707), and served him in administrative and private matters for more than 40 years, representing him on important occasions such as marriage ceremonies and the signing of peace agreement…

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Khalfaoui, Mouez, “Shaykh Niẓām al-Dīn Burhānpūrī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <>

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