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Events of Jumadi al-Ula 1328 A.H. / 11 May–9 June 1910 A.D.
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[1260c] His Majesty, because of self-indulgence, always wanting to relax, and loving pleasure, had given up the affairs of government and the community, the craft of governing, providing justice, carefully studying things, ‘vivifying truth and mortifying falsehood,’ and holding people accountable for their tyranny and oppression of the subjects, and instead pursued fun and pleasure and placed the serious business of rule into the competen…

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“Events of Jumadi al-Ula 1328 A.H. / 11 May–9 June 1910 A.D.”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 22 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000438>
First published online: 2016



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