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Farman by the Mughal ruler Shah 'Alam II

Date 9 Zihijjah 1187 / 21.2.1774 - 21.2.1774
Content Villages in the province (subah) Akbarabad have been granted for the expenses of the European Father Wendel, the tax agents shall pay the revenue of 2.400 rupees.
Type Other
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. 46-47
Keywords Jesuits | Mughals | taxes | Christians
Individuals Shah 'Alam II
Places Akbarabad | India
Notes The date given in the farman is: "Dated 9th of the month Zi Hajj, the 15th year of the accession."
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