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After this book i couldnt stop buying Shivaji and his times. A very interesting account of a famed cruel Moghul who practised religious discrimination and ruled very long. I am glad that I found this book. Books by Aufangzeb Sarkar. Rakhi Acharyya rated it liked it May 23, Kaustuv Brohmachary rated it it was amazing Jan 31, Here are my reasons for starting to read this book: Moksh Naidu jaxunath it it was amazing Aug ot, Lists with This Book. Anoop rated it it was amazing Oct 15, Digambar rated it it was amazing Oct 02, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
Sushant Singh rated it it was amazing Oct 01, As the seventeenth century wore on, the older nobility nourished on the manly traditions of Akbar and Shah Jahan, gifted with greater independence of spirit, and trained with greater auranvzeb and responsibility – gradually died out, and their places in camp and court were taken by smaller men, supplied with poorer resources by the suspicious Aurangzib, afraid to og responsibility and initiative, and seeking to advance themselves by sycophancy.
Lasic Soyare rated it it was amazing Jul 24, Despite the single-minded pursuit of pseudo-secular historiography since the Nehruvian era, Sir Jadunath Jadunaath remains one of the very few nationalist historians whose works could not be vilified by the vested interests for the simple reason of them being the epitome of scholarly works. Dara the scholar murdered by the power-hungry Aurangzeb. No trivia or quizzes yet. As the seventeenth century wore on, the older nobility nourished on the manly traditions of Akbar and Shah Jahan, gifted with greater independence of spirit, and trained with greater resources and responsibility – gradually died out, and their places in camp and “The retrogression of medieval Indian civilisation under Aurangzib is noticeable not histoy in the fine arts – the decay of which was only the outward manifestation of it – but still more in the low intellectual type of the new generation.
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Goodreads helps you auarngzeb track of books you want to read. We have, in our schools, been treated to rather biased views of Aurangzeb, and these have been defined by Hindu sentimentality, which has often been misplaces.
Sir Jadunath Sarkar was a prominent Indian Bengali aristocrat and historian. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Return to Book Page. A much misunderstood man, this book serves to set the record straight and make it more balanced than it has been.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The laments of a dying monarch like Auranzib should serve as a lesson to all those in power. Jul 16, Riju Ganguly rated it really liked it.
Although it is an abridged version of the author’s magnum opus in several volumesintended more for the preliminary-level reader and the general populace, it is informative, remorseless, factual and yet fast-paced.
Mohd Rafi rated it really liked it Oct 25, Vaibhav rated it really liked it Jan 03, Dara Shikoh is seen almost as a lamb to Aurangzeb’s wolf. Ajay Thakur rated it it was amazing Jul 24, Upon looking him up I found that he was an eminent historian who spent 25 years of his life writing a detailed history of Aurangzeb he spells the name Aurangzib.
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Has any one read this book, if yeshistort there any point worth mention? Hrishikesh Puranik rated it really liked it Jan 07, We have, in our schools, bee This is an excellent book, and while it is an abridged version of his full history of Aurangzeb, it is exhaustive in itself. Open Preview See a Problem?
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There is very little rhetoric in the book, and this makes it a very good read. The book traces his career from his youth, to his death, and also analyses the effect of his reign on the fate of the Mughal Dynasty. Oct 28, Srinidhi Kasagar rated it really liked it. This is an excellent book, and while it is an abridged version of his full history of Aurangzeb, it is exhaustive in itself.
From what I have read of the first volume, this has started to seem to me an overly simplistic picture. Sarkar was one of the earliest Indian scholars to and a giant who is seen by today’s Indian historian as almost an institution to be refuted at least partly base his work on primary sources. Varun Velhankar rated it really liked it Dec 27, Tapas Roy rated it really liked it Dec 28, Although it is an abridged version of the author’s magnum opus in several volumesintended more for the preliminary-level reader and the general populace, it is informative, re Despite the single-minded pursuit of pseudo-secular historiography hisstory the Nehruvian era, Sir Jadunath Sarkar remains one of the very few nationalist historians whose works could not be vilified by the vested interests for the simple historry of them being the epitome of scholarly works.