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Farman by the Mughal ruler Shah 'Alam II

Date 11 Rabi' I 1188 / 22.5.1774 - 22.5.1774
Content Two pieces of land in the village Lashkarpur, suburb of Akbarabad, for the use of a garden and a cemetery for the Europeans, which have been in the possession of Father Wendel for a long time, are now granted to him by the government.
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. 47-49
Keywords Jesuits | Mughals | Christians
Individuals Shah 'Alam II
Places Akbarabad | India
Notes The date given in the farman is: "Written on the 11th day of the month Rabbi-ul-awwal, 16th year of the Emperor's accession."
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