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The History of the Ẓafar-nāmah of Guru Gobind Singh

Louis E. Fenech

in Punjab Reconsidered: History, Culture, and Practice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780198078012
eISBN:
9780199080984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198078012.003.0025
Subject:
History, Indian History

This chapter focusses upon one of the most intriguing documents attributed to the tenth Sikh guru, Guru Gobind Singh, the Zafar-namah or Epistle of Victory. Written, apparently, as a response to the ... More


Ẓafar-Nāmah, Fatḥ-Nāmah, Ḥikāyats, and the Dasam Granth

Louis E. Fenech

in The Sikh Ẓafar-nāmah of Guru Gobind Singh: A Discursive Blade in the Heart of the Mughal Empire

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199931439
eISBN:
9780199980604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199931439.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Sikhism

Provides the literary context of the Ẓafar-Nāmah, its situation within the Dasam Granth, and its place among other texts with which it is generally associated in early and contemporary Sikh ... More


The Text of the Ẓafar-Nāmah: guru gobind singh, ferdausi, and saʿdi

Louis E. Fenech

in The Sikh Ẓafar-nāmah of Guru Gobind Singh: A Discursive Blade in the Heart of the Mughal Empire

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199931439
eISBN:
9780199980604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199931439.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Sikhism

Chapter 3 sets the Ẓafar-nāmah within the context of the works of the great Persian masters to which it alludes.


Authorship

Louis E. Fenech

in The Sikh Ẓafar-nāmah of Guru Gobind Singh: A Discursive Blade in the Heart of the Mughal Empire

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199931439
eISBN:
9780199980604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199931439.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Sikhism

Chapter 4 queries the authorship of the Ẓafar-Nāmah


The Sikh Shāh-Nāmah of Guru Gobind Singh

Louis E. Fenech

in The Sikh Ẓafar-nāmah of Guru Gobind Singh: A Discursive Blade in the Heart of the Mughal Empire

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199931439
eISBN:
9780199980604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199931439.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Sikhism

Chapter 5 focuses on the epistle’s internal evidence, specifically the robustly sovereign message of the Ẓafar-nāmah in respect to its intertextual resonance to Ferdausi.


The Historiography of the Ẓafar-nāmah

Louis E. Fenech

in The Sikh Ẓafar-nāmah of Guru Gobind Singh: A Discursive Blade in the Heart of the Mughal Empire

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199931439
eISBN:
9780199980604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199931439.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Sikhism

Chapter 6 focuses upon the intriguing place the Ẓafar-nāmah has been accorded in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Sikh historiography and hagiography.


Conclusion

Louis E. Fenech

in The Sikh Ẓafar-nāmah of Guru Gobind Singh: A Discursive Blade in the Heart of the Mughal Empire

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199931439
eISBN:
9780199980604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199931439.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Sikhism

The book will conclude with a brief examination of the Ẓafar-nāmah’s place in Sikh popular art, which will also suggest how Sikhs today appropriate and engage the Ẓafar-nāmah.


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