Events of 1260 through 1263/January 1844–December 1847
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[200c] During this year (1260/1844), there occurred the auspicious birth of His Highness, the Light of the Nation and the Religion, the late Amir ʿAbd al-Rahman Khan. The birth occasioned great joy for the Amir-i Kabir and all the royal family and a birthday celebration and feast were arranged. Only pleasant things happened in this year and, untroubled by problems, the amir spent the year attending to the affairs of government.

In 1261/1845, Sardar Muhammad Yusuf Khan was born. This event too was the occasion for royal joy.

In 1262/1846, the people of Tagab, incited by Muʿaz Allah…

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“Events of 1260 through 1263/January 1844–December 1847”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 26 June 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000183>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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