Janam Sakhi

Description

These miniatures come from the Janam Sakhi in Punjabi, a prose hagiography of Guru Nanak compiled and copied by Daya Ram Abhrol in 1733 with 57 miniature paintings by Alam Chand Raj. The work consists of a series of 58 'sakhis' – ethical and moral anecdotes – written in the Gurmukhi script.

Full title:
Janamsakhi
Created:
1733
Format:
Manuscript
Creator:
Daya Ram Abhrol, Alam Chand Raj [artist]
Usage terms
Public Domain
Held by
British Library
Shelfmark:
Panj MS B 40