Shah u Gada, Shah u Darwish
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Administrative / Biographical History
Badr ad-Din Hilali (d. AH939/AD1532-3), a contemporary of the famous founder of the Mogul empire, Babur, who criticised this poem in his autobiography, Babur-Namah. Hilali was killed in Herat by the invading Uzbeks.
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Catalogued by DM Dunlop.
Call number used to be msPK6470.H5
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Description compiled by Maia Sheridan, Archives Hub project archivist, based on material from the Manuscripts Database
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