Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > History > Ancient > Administrative Documents of Mughal India
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Administrative Documents of Mughal India
Pages from the book
Administrative Documents of Mughal India
Look Inside the Book
Description
About the Book

History-the summarised experience of mankind, has been called a corpus of ascertained facts. Documents are a major source of facts. Unlike books of history which may conceal certain design, documents are spontaneous record of an official decision. They reflect the policies, the attitudes and thinking of those whose seals they bear.

The utter negligence that the successors to the Mughal rules-the British-displayed towards the Mughal archives led to the disintegration and ultimate withering away of most of the documents of the Mughal period. Years of sustained and concerted efforts by individuals and groups may now lead to only a partial retrieval of such vital source material of the medieval India.

The documents brought together here are fruits of such an effort by a senior scholar. They have been sought out and collected through painstaking search in court records, private collection, khanquahs, muths and ancient temples. As seminal facts they would serve as reliable primary date for a better and more accurate understanding of the medieval period of Indian history.

About the Author

The author was born at Yusufpur, District Ghazipur Uttar Pradesh on 17th May 1917. His father, Nawab Ashgar Yar Jong has established himself as a leading lawyer at Hyderabad, A.P. The author received his traditional education under the guidance of Molvi Azizudding. He earned his Senior Cambridge School Certificate from St. George's Grammar School, Hyderabad (1934). He passed his intermediate Examination from the Government Intermediate Collage Allahabad (1936).

He graduated from the University of Allahabad in 1938 and took his Master of Arts Degree from the same University (1941). He was the recipient of the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (D Phil) form the University of Allahabad (1948).

He served his Alma Mater as lecturer in History form 1949- 1968,shifted to the Jamia Millia as a reader (1968), joined Jawaharlal Nehru University as Associate Professor (1972) became Professor in History, Jamia Millia, 1974-79, remained a visiting Professor in the Institute of General Asian Studies, Kashmir University, Srinagar, 1980 and acted as Guest Professor in Delhi University (1981). He enjoyed the rare distinction of teaching Post Graduate classes in all the three universities of Delhi. He is the author of two books, the social life of Mughal Emperors and European Travellers Under the Mughals.

Preface

These documents were lying with me for two decades. I was afraid lest they be lost. Actually, one document from the Daragani Collection was lost, not to traced ever since.

"Wherever possible a photo-copy of the original has been prucuied, but this could be done only in the case of the Jangambari documents. As for the rest, they were copied by me from originals, which were in the possession of their owners.

I must also acknowledge the assistance given to me by Dr. S.N. Sinha, an old student of mine, in the preparation of the English translations of these documents for the press. After retirement from the university service, even such assistance is quite welcomed, when a person had to drudge all alone without assistance from any quarter.

Sample Pages








Administrative Documents of Mughal India

Item Code:
NAR636
Cover:
HARDCOVER
Edition:
2017
ISBN:
9789386223456
Language:
English
Size:
9.00 X 6.00 inch
Pages:
135 (Throught B/W Illustrations)
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 0.28 Kg
Price:
$25.00   Shipping Free
Look Inside the Book
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Administrative Documents of Mughal India

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 129 times since 4th Jul, 2019
About the Book

History-the summarised experience of mankind, has been called a corpus of ascertained facts. Documents are a major source of facts. Unlike books of history which may conceal certain design, documents are spontaneous record of an official decision. They reflect the policies, the attitudes and thinking of those whose seals they bear.

The utter negligence that the successors to the Mughal rules-the British-displayed towards the Mughal archives led to the disintegration and ultimate withering away of most of the documents of the Mughal period. Years of sustained and concerted efforts by individuals and groups may now lead to only a partial retrieval of such vital source material of the medieval India.

The documents brought together here are fruits of such an effort by a senior scholar. They have been sought out and collected through painstaking search in court records, private collection, khanquahs, muths and ancient temples. As seminal facts they would serve as reliable primary date for a better and more accurate understanding of the medieval period of Indian history.

About the Author

The author was born at Yusufpur, District Ghazipur Uttar Pradesh on 17th May 1917. His father, Nawab Ashgar Yar Jong has established himself as a leading lawyer at Hyderabad, A.P. The author received his traditional education under the guidance of Molvi Azizudding. He earned his Senior Cambridge School Certificate from St. George's Grammar School, Hyderabad (1934). He passed his intermediate Examination from the Government Intermediate Collage Allahabad (1936).

He graduated from the University of Allahabad in 1938 and took his Master of Arts Degree from the same University (1941). He was the recipient of the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy (D Phil) form the University of Allahabad (1948).

He served his Alma Mater as lecturer in History form 1949- 1968,shifted to the Jamia Millia as a reader (1968), joined Jawaharlal Nehru University as Associate Professor (1972) became Professor in History, Jamia Millia, 1974-79, remained a visiting Professor in the Institute of General Asian Studies, Kashmir University, Srinagar, 1980 and acted as Guest Professor in Delhi University (1981). He enjoyed the rare distinction of teaching Post Graduate classes in all the three universities of Delhi. He is the author of two books, the social life of Mughal Emperors and European Travellers Under the Mughals.

Preface

These documents were lying with me for two decades. I was afraid lest they be lost. Actually, one document from the Daragani Collection was lost, not to traced ever since.

"Wherever possible a photo-copy of the original has been prucuied, but this could be done only in the case of the Jangambari documents. As for the rest, they were copied by me from originals, which were in the possession of their owners.

I must also acknowledge the assistance given to me by Dr. S.N. Sinha, an old student of mine, in the preparation of the English translations of these documents for the press. After retirement from the university service, even such assistance is quite welcomed, when a person had to drudge all alone without assistance from any quarter.

Sample Pages








Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Administrative Documents of Mughal India (History | Books)

The Early Modern Monarchism in Mughal India (With a Bibliographical Survey)
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: NAF760
$35.00$28.00
You save: $7.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Ordinary Life in Mughal India: The Evidence from Painting
Deal 30% Off
by S.P. Verma
Hardcover (Edition: 2012)
Aryan Books International
Item Code: NAE352
$55.00$38.50
You save: $16.50 (30%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Religious Interactions in Mughal India
Deal 30% Off
Item Code: NAK002
$50.00$35.00
You save: $15.00 (30%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Mughal India [Studies in Polity, Ideas, Society, and Culture]
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: IDF427
$39.50$31.60
You save: $7.90 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
People, Taxation, and Trade in Mughal India
Item Code: IDK151
$45.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
History Of Medieval India
by V.D Mahajan
Paperback (Edition: 2011)
S. Chand & Company
Item Code: NAE234
$35.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Mughal Painting (Oxford India Short Introductions)
Item Code: NAK004
$20.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Private Life of The Mughals of India (1526-1803 A.D.)
Deal 20% Off
by R. Nath
Paperback (Edition: 2010)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDI764
$27.50$22.00
You save: $5.50 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Mughal State 1526-1750 (Themes in Indian History)
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: NAH510
$45.00$36.00
You save: $9.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
I have always been delighted with your excellent service and variety of items.
James, USA
I've been happy with prior purchases from this site!
Priya, USA
Thank you. You are providing an excellent and unique service.
Thiru, UK
Thank You very much for this wonderful opportunity for helping people to acquire the spiritual treasures of Hinduism at such an affordable price.
Ramakrishna, Australia
I really LOVE you! Wonderful selections, prices and service. Thank you!
Tina, USA
This is to inform you that the shipment of my order has arrived in perfect condition. The actual shipment took only less than two weeks, which is quite good seen the circumstances. I waited with my response until now since the Buddha statue was a present that I handed over just recently. The Medicine Buddha was meant for a lady who is active in the healing business and the statue was just the right thing for her. I downloaded the respective mantras and chants so that she can work with the benefits of the spiritual meanings of the statue and the mantras. She is really delighted and immediately fell in love with the beautiful statue. I am most grateful to you for having provided this wonderful work of art. We both have a strong relationship with Buddhism and know to appreciate the valuable spiritual power of this way of thinking. So thank you very much again and I am sure that I will come back again.
Bernd, Spain
You have the best selection of Hindu religous art and books and excellent service.i AM THANKFUL FOR BOTH.
Michael, USA
I am very happy with your service, and have now added a web page recommending you for those interested in Vedic astrology books: https://www.learnastrologyfree.com/vedicbooks.htm Many blessings to you.
Hank, USA
As usual I love your merchandise!!!
Anthea, USA
You have a fine selection of books on Hindu and Buddhist philosophy.
Walter, USA
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2019 © Exotic India