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International Journal of History

2022, Vol. 4, Issue 2, Part A

Guru Nanak: Babur Bani and its historical authenticity and relevance: A review


Author(s): Ajay Kumar Sharma

Abstract: The article examines Guru Nanak’s hymns about Babur's invasion of India in SGGS2 popularly known as Babur Bani or Vani. The article is likely to discuss Guru Nanak’s Poetical hymns within its broader historical context it also asserts that the political environment in India at the time of Babur's invasion was influenced by political and social chaos and Guru Nanak as the first witness analyses political and social milieu of the turbulent times through his Poetry. The paper also discusses the authenticity of a historical event, the meeting between Guru Nanak and Babur, whether the event was deliberately glorified by Sikh traditions or did it had any historical significance related to it.

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How to cite this article:
Ajay Kumar Sharma. Guru Nanak: Babur Bani and its historical authenticity and relevance: A review. Int J Hist 2022;4(2):30-32.
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