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(949-1014/1542-1605), third and greatest of the Mughal emperors of India.
J. R. Perry
(d. 1196/1782), youngest son of Zakī Khan Zand.
an original and independent source prepared by Qoṭb-al-Dīn Širāzi on the reign of the Il-Khan Hulāgu Khan and his immediate successors, Abaqa and Aḥmad Tegüdār.
R. M. Eaton
Official history of the reign of the Mughal Emperor Akbar (964-1015/1556-1605), including a statistical gazetteer of sixteenth century North India, compiled by Abu’l-Fażl ʿAllāmī.
A leading exponent of the Aḵbārī school of Islamic jurisprudence (feqh) and a violent polemicist against its opponents (1178-1233/1765-1818).
A school in Imamite Shiʿism which maintains that the traditions (aḵbār) of the Imams are the main source of religious knowledge, in contrast to the Oṣūlī school.
M. A. Dandamayev
(Greek Akēs), a river in Central Asia, the modern Tejen or Harī-rūd (q.v.).
a late 12th-century ruler of the Šervānšāh dynasty, patron of the poet Ḵāqānī Šervānī.
prominent poet who holds a place of distinction between the followers of classical Persian prosody and the modernists (1928-1990).This Article Has Images/Tables.
photographer and pioneer motion-picture cameraman (1874-1915).