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date: 27 October 2020

Zafar-nāmā (‘Letter of Victory’) 

A Dictionary of Sikh Studies

Pashaura Singh

The letter, writen in Persian, by Gurū *Gobind Siṅgh to Emperor Aurangzeb (r. 1658‒1707) from Dina Kangar in 1705, on hearing the news of the execution of his two younger sons at Sirhind. It contains references to the promises made by the Mughal officials before the evacuation of ... ...

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