Various Persian Memoranda on Castes of Zamindars

Scope and Content

Seven pages written in Persian, all loosely tied together, concerning various information about castes of Zamindars. Simon Digby lists the pages as being of the following content:

  • 1) Jadon Chandravarshi
  • 2) Gujjars (pastoral ethnic group) of Sikandrabad, and Kayasthas and Dadris of Bulandshahr
  • 3) The Raja of Sarsawa, Saharanpur District
  • 4) Description of salt production at Sambhar (salt lake)