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Events of the Months of Shaʿban, Ramazan, Ziqaʿdah, and Zihijjah 1336/12 May–6 October 1918
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[1388c] The first ten nights of Ramazan His Majesty spent in performing the tarawih prayers and a full recitation of the Glorious Word in the mosque in the Inner Royal Arg along with his officials and personal servants. The iftar feast was held with people from the city at Chaman-i Huzuri and the ceremonies of the joyous holiday were performed in the usual way.

Also, in a letter dated the thirteenth of Ziqaʿdah of the previous year/31 August 1917, Mir Ghulam Nabi Khan Gazargahi had asked perm…

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“Events of the Months of Shaʿban, Ramazan, Ziqaʿdah, and Zihijjah 1336/12 May–6 October 1918”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 14 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000487>
First published online: 2016



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