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Ghulam

Overview page. Subjects: Islam — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

Young boy or slave; pl. ghilman. Associated with the system of military organization in the second half of the tenth and first half of the eleventh centuries. Ghilman were generally Turkish...

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<i>ghulām</i>

Marlé Hammond.

in A Dictionary of Arabic Literary Terms and Devices

February 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 80 words.

Young boy or male slave. The ghulām figures into the world of classical Arabic literature in two ways: first, he

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Ghulam

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(fl. c.1580–1620).

Indian miniature painter. At least two signed early works are known by the Mughal painter Ghulam (Pers.: “slave”). Inscriptions on paintings reading “the slave...

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Ghulam Husain

Overview page. Subjects: Dance.

(known as Maharaj Ghulam Husain Kathak; also known as Maharaj; born 1905 in Calcutta, India), Pakistani dancer and teacher.

Maharaj is considered an institution in Pakistan, where...

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Ghulām Bandegi Sarod Gharānā

Overview page. Subjects: Indian Music.

Founder Ghulām Bandegi Khan Bangash (b. c. 1790), lived in Rewa, Madhya Pradesh, and was attached to the Rewa Maharaja's army and durbar. It is believed that Ghulām Bandegi came ...

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Husain, Ghulam (1905)

Shayma Saiyid.

in The International Encyclopedia of Dance

January 1998; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance. 541 words.

(known as Maharaj Ghulam Husain Kathak; also known as Maharaj; born 1905 in Calcutta, India), Pakistani dancer and teacher.

Maharaj

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Ghulām Ali Khan

Saṅgīt Mahābhāratī.

in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Music. 60 words.

He was the grandson of Ghulām Bandegi Khan Bangash, an Afghan rabāb player who had settled in Rewa, Madhya

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Ghulām Bandegi Sarod Gharānā

Saṅgīt Mahābhāratī.

in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Music. 482 words.

Founder Ghulām Bandegi Khan Bangash (b. c. 1790), lived in Rewa, Madhya Pradesh, and was attached to the

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Ghulām Rāzā Khan

Saṅgīt Mahābhāratī.

in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Music. 202 words.

His father, Natthu Khan, also known as Ghulam Ali Khan, was a musician in the Rampur durbar of

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Ghulām Sābir Khan

Saṅgīt Mahābhāratī.

in The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Music of India

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Indian Music. 71 words.

He was trained by his father Hussain Bakhsh, a well-known sārangi player, originally of Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh. Ghulam Sabir

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Ghulām Abbās Khan

Overview page. Subjects: Indian Music.

(Vocal) (b. Agra, ?; d. Agra, 1932) Outstanding vocalist of the Agra gharānā.

The eldest son of vocalist Ghaggé Khuda Bakhsh, founder of the Agra khayāl gharānā, Ghulam Abbas was...

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