[Preliminary Entry] The Śālihotra (Sālōtar in Persian) is a classic Sanskrit work on horses and their treatment that was translated into Persian several times in India. The Qurrat al-mulk is an anonymous adaptation divided into eleven or twelve chapters (bāb) which was made at the request of sultan Ġiyāt al-Dīn Šāh Ḫaljī (r. 1469-1500) of Malwa.
Rieu, Charles, 1883, Catalogue of the Persian Manuscripts in the British Museum. London, vol. 3, p. 1011
|Main Persian Title:||Qurrat al-mulk|
|Approximate period of composition:||1469-1500|
|Commissioner:||Ġiyāt al-Dīn Šāh Ḫaljī|