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Hinduism and Islam: Modern Period North India
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Under the thumb of the Delhi Sultanate (1206–1526), Hindu–Muslim relations became strained as ambitious Islamic rulers groped through North India toward riches and fame in the south. The Rajput Chauhan Empir…

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Rothgery, Eric, “Hinduism and Islam: Modern Period North India”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online, Editor-in-Chief Associate Editors Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 22 October 2020 <>
First published online: 2018

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