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Abul Fazal

The real name of Abu'l-Fazl,
Abu'l Fadl and Abu'l-Fadl 'Allami was Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak. This gentle and enthusiastic younger brother of FaiziWe have read that Akbar could not see the validity in the custom that the Hindus should pay more taxes than the Muslims. He also ..... later became a Vazir of AkbarAkbar, the Great 1556-1605 The reign of Akbar for almost half a century is known as the Golden Period of the Mughal Empire. Akbar was the ...... Abul Fazal was a man of wide culture and pure spiritual ideals. He was also one of the Navratnas in the court of Akbar.

  • Abul Fazal was the author of Akbarnama, the official history of Akbar's reign in 3 volumes. This book gives the history of Akbar's forefathers from Timur to HumayunHumayun's First Reign: 1530-1540 Introduction to Humayun When Babur left the throne to his eldest, lovable son Humayun, it was not a bed of roses. When he ..... and Akbar's reign till 1602.
  • Third volume of above work is known as Ain-i-Akabari, which is the administrative report of Akbar's reign.
  • Another important work of Abul Fazal was Ruqaʿāt, which is a collection of letters to the princes of Akbar and other contemporaries. It was later compiled by his nephew Nuruddin Muhammad.
  • Yet another work Inshā-i-Abu'l Fazl is the compilation of the letters written by Akbar to various contemporary rulers and nobles. He was also compiled by one relative of Abul Fazal.

Here, please note that one more Akbarnama was written in those times by Shaikh Illahdad Faizi Sirhindi. This was a derivative(1) A security derived from a debt instrument, share, loan whether secured or unsecured, risk instrument or contract for differences or any other form of ..... work based upon Tabaqat-i-Akbari.

  • Tabaqat-i-Akbari was written by Nizamuddin Ahmad, Mir Bakshi of Akbar.

Ibadat Khana

It was Abul Fazal who devoted himself to Akbar and encouraged him for debates on doctrinal and philosophical enquiries. Akbar displayed a curiosity in these discussions.

Last Updated: November 22, 2013

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