Bādhil Mashhadī
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Bādhil Mashhadī, Mīrzā Muḥammad Rafīʿ (d. 1123/1711), was an emir, literary figure and Persian poet of India. His lineage is traced back to Khʷājah Shams al-Dīn Muḥammad Juwaynī, financial administrator (ṣāḥib dīwān) under Abāqā Khān (q.v.), the second ruler of the Mongol Īlkhānid dynasty in Iran and the surrounding countries (r. 663–681/1265–1282). Bādhil’s father, Mīrzā Maḥmūd, moved to India from Mashhad during the reign of the Mughal emperor Awrangzīb (Aurangzeb Alamgir, r. 1068–1118…

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Mir-Ansari, Ali and Poor, Daryoush Mohammad, “Bādhil Mashhadī”, in: Encyclopaedia Islamica, Editors-in-Chief: Wilferd Madelung and, Farhad Daftary. Consulted online on 26 June 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-9831_isla_COM_00000023>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004246911, 20131209



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