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Parvanah from the reign of Mughal ruler Shah 'Alam I

Date 14 Ramazan 1119 / 9.12.1707 - 9.12.1707
Content Five Padris and ten of their dependants at Akbarabad and in the capital are granted an exemption from the capitation tax after having applied for a certificate (sanad).
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. 32-33
Keywords tax exemptions | Jesuits | Mughals | poll tax | Christians
Individuals Shah 'Alam I
Places Akbarabad | India
Notes The date given in the farman is: "Written on the 14th of the holy Ramazan, in the first year of the exalted accession."
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