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His Good Qualities and Praiseworthy Accomplishments
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[30c] Never did that Paradise-dwelling mighty ruler show contempt for the weak. He esteemed the noted men of religion and punished the tyrannical. He considered the ordinary soldier as the equal of his highest officers. He never approved any act which the illustrious Shariʿah deemed blameworthy and in his religious practice he trod the path of the fakirs. He was very solicitous of scholars and sayyids and he put the divine commands and prohibitions into practice. He dealt justly with the oppres…

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“His Good Qualities and Praiseworthy Accomplishments”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 28 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000030>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219

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