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Farman by the Mughal ruler Jahangir

Date 6 Zihijjah 1028 / 14.11.1619 - 14.11.1619
Content Twelve bigahs of cultivable land situated in the village Juma'ah Muzang Hari, belonging to the province (subah) of Lahore, formerly bought by Father Joseph together with other European priests and settled as a gift for their church, are now confirmed to be kept up by them without any alteration.
Type farman
Category Imperial and Royal Decrees
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. 24
Keywords Jesuits | Mughals | Christians
Individuals Jahangir, Muhammad Nur al-Din
Places Lahore | India
Notes The date given in the farman is: " Written on the sixth day of the month Zi Hijja; 14th year of the accession."
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