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Parvanah by the Mughal ruler Muhammad Farrukhsiyar

Date 10 Ziqa'dah 1129 / 16.10.1717 - 16.10.1717
Content The Padris, together with their dependants, at Akbarabad and in the capital (Shahjahanabad, Delhi) are exempted from paying the capitation tax.
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. 35-36
Keywords tax exemptions | Jesuits | Mughals | poll tax | Christians
Individuals Farrukhsiyar, Muhammad
Places Shahjahanabad | Akbarabad | India
Notes The date given in the farman is: "Written on the 10th of the month Ziqa'dah in the sixth year of His Majesty's reign."
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