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Parvanah from the reign of Mughal Shah Awrangzib

Date 9 Jumada II 1106 / 25.1.1695 - 25.1.1695
Content Five Padris and ten of their dependants in the capital Akbarabad are exempted from paying the poll tax (jizya). (Their names are given in a note).
Type parvanah
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. 30-32
Keywords tax exemptions | Jesuits | Mughals | poll tax | Christians
Individuals Awrangzib, Abu al-Muzaffar Muhammad
Places Akbarabad | India
Notes The date given in the farman is: "Dated 9th of the month Jamada-s-sani, 37th year of the exalted accession."
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