Fatawa al-Alamgiriyya

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A compilation of the authoritative doctrines of the Hanafi school of law. The work was commissioned by the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb Alamgir (r. 1658–1707) and was carried out by a team of religious scholars led by Shaykh Nizam Burhanpuri. The Fatawa is among the most comprehensive compendia of Hanafi law. It continues to be extremely influential in South Asia.

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