Nayrang-i Ḥusn | Monography or Translations of known period | Survey | Perso-Indica

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Munšī Jagan Kashūr “Ḥusn”, Nayrang-i Ḥusn

[Preliminary Entry] The Nayrang-i Ḥusn (Enchantment of Beauty or Ḥusn’s Enchantment), also known as Bāhir-i Ajudhyā (Ayodhya’s Spring) is a versified translation of the Rāmāyaṇa epic penned by Munšī Jagan Kashūr “Ḥusn” in the second half of the nineteenth century. It was printed by Mufīd-i ‘ām Press in Agra.

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Mujtabai, Fathullah, 1976, “Muntakhab-i Jug Basasht or Selections from the Yoga-Vāsiṣṭha Attributed to Mīr Abu’l-Qāsim Findiriskī,” Ph.D. dissertation, Harvard University.

Work in verses
Main Persian Title: Nayrang-i Ḥusn
English Translation of Main Persian Title: Enchantment of Beauty or Ḥusn’s Enchantment
Translator: Munšī Jagan Kashūr “Ḥusn”
Original Sources:
Alternative Title(s):
Bāhir-i Ajudhyā
Approximate period of composition: 1866-1899