Qutlugh-khan, Qutlugh-khān: 1 definition


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Source: OpenEdition books: Vividhatīrthakalpaḥ (History)

Qutlugh Khān (= Kutulakhāna) is governor of the city (Daulatabād), as mentioned in the Vividhatīrthakalpa by Jinaprabhasūri (13th century A.D.): an ancient text devoted to various Jaina holy places (tīrthas).—Kutulakhāna, governor of the city (Daulatabād), informs Jinaprabha that a firman from pātasāhi (Muḥammad bīn Tughluq) has arrived for him.—Note: During the reign of Muḥammad bīn Tughluq, Qutlugh Khān received the charge of the land of Maharashtra: cf. p. ex. Ziyā-ad-dīn Barnī in Elliot & Dowson 1964 ( 1 1871) III p. 244.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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