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Farman by the Mughal ruler Jahangir

Date 21 Rajab 1035 / 18.4.1626 - 18.4.1626
Content Twelve bigahs of land in Mohzang at Lahore formerly bought by Father Joseph da Castro should be returned to him for use as a cemetery and a garden while he is freed from all taxes.
Type farman
Category Imperial and Royal Decrees
Script shikastah-nasta'liq
Archive Catholic Mission Archives, Agra
Publication Father Felix. "Farmans, Parwanahs and Sanads issued in favour of the Jesuit Missionaries." Journal of the Panjab Historical Society: Special Number 5, 1 (1916): 1-53. 20-24
Keywords tax exemptions | Jesuits | Mughals | in'am
Individuals Jahangir, Muhammad Nur al-Din
Places Lahore | India
Notes This farman is a copy of a farman of Jahangir. The date given in the farman is: "..passed on the 29th of the month Farwardin in the 21st year of his accession…"
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