Skip Navigation  
 
 
Bannergrafik (CNMS)
 
  Home  
 

Farman by the Mughal ruler Jahangir

Date 16 Sha'ban 1021 / 12.10.1612 - 12.10.1612
Content Jahangir gives his permission to the European Padris for building a church in Ahmadabad, Gujarat.
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. 17-18
Keywords church | Jesuits | Mughals | religious minorities | Christians
Individuals Jahangir, Muhammad Nur al-Din
Places Gujarat | Ahmadabad | India
Notes The date given in the farman is: "(Dated) the 20th of the month of mihr of the Divine year, 7th (of the Emperor's reign)"
Edition
PDF (1 page, 201.9 KB)
Facsimiles

Preview shown
Full size (523.7 KB)

 
 
Asnad.org Logo

Digital Persian Archive
info@asnad.org