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Chapter III

Mushirul Hasan

in Exploring the West

Published in print August 2009 | ISBN: 9780198063117
Published online October 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199080199 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198063117.003.0057
Chapter III

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The author's stepfather imputes his calamity to shaving on an unlucky day. The author describes the astrology and superstitions of the inhabitants of Hindústán, his visit to Sindhiah's court at Gwálior, and his departure. The prince pays his group's losses with a smile and enlists his stepfather in his service.

Keywords: stepfather; astrology; superstitions; Hindústán; Sindhiah's court; Gwálior; prince

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