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Farman by the Mughal ruler Jahangir

Date 25 Rajab 1018 / 24.10.1609 - 24.10.1609
Content Six bigahs of land at Agra for purposes of a cemetery and a garden are granted to the Europeans. They are freed from all taxes.
Type farman
Category Imperial and Royal Decrees
Script 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. 12-13
Keywords Jesuits | Mughals | in'am | Christians | religious minorities
Individuals Jahangir, Muhammad Nur al-Din
Places Agra | India
Notes The date given in the farman is: "(Written on the 2nd of the month of Aban (in the) IV th year (of the Emperor's reign)"
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