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Raja Jai Singh and his zij

Zij astronomy made its debut in India under the patronage of King Firoz Shah Tughlaq who ruled Delhi from 1351 to 1388. The word zij stands for tables of data and these were considered very useful for knowledge about heaven. Arabic and Persian zijes ... Deccan Chronicle, 1 month ago
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The symbol of honour

Purdah in Practice Development In the medieval Indian society, purdah was common with the Muslim ladies. Strict purdah originated with Amir Timer; when he conquered India and entered in this country with his army and womenfolk. He made the ...
 DAWN Group1 month ago

Chhipas mark anniversary of conversion to Islam

Ahmedabad: The Chhipa community in the city celebrated the Chhipa Day, on Saturday, to mark their ancestors' embrace of Islam 663 years ago in Rajasthan. Chhipas comprise perhaps the only community in Ahmedabad that commemorates the day on which its ...
 Times of India2 months ago
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