The invisibility of the Mughal princesses

My piece published by the Himal Magazine  The limitations of Southasia’s historical record can be seen in the indifference towards two notable Mughal princesses, Jahanara and Zebunnissa. History – that mosaic of tales and fables that is generally, though not entirely, agreed upon – will always be contested and debated, often in the blood-lined bazaars of power. Indian … Continue reading The invisibility of the Mughal princesses