Professor Syed Amir Hasan Abidi
Memorial Society
Regd.No. S/2194/Distt.South/2016

A great treat for all lovers of Mughal history and culture
The Fifth Professor Abidi Memorial Lecture


Sitting with the Emperor: Dialogue and Assembly in Jahangir’s Court
by Dr. Supriya Gandhi : author of Emperor Who Never Was: Dara Shikoh in Mughal India


Webinar on Saturday, 5th Dec. 2020 at 6pm.
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ALL ARE WELCOME


The lecture will be presided over by Dr. T.C.A. Raghavan, Retired IFS, Director-General, Indian Council of World Affairs and the author of Attendant Lords: Bairam Khan and Abdur Rahim: Courtiers & Poets in Mughal India

Lecture organised by Professor S.A.H.Abidi Memorial Society in association with Iran Culture House, New Delhi and Noor Microfilm Centre, New Delhi


Past Events


First Prof. Abidi Memorial Lecture

Astrology at the Mughal Court
By Professor Eva Orthmann
Institute of Indology and Islamic Studies, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
Delivered the First Professor Syed Amir Hasan Abidi Memorial Lecture On 23rd March 2017 At Zakir Hussain College, New Delhi
Organised by
Professor Syed Amir Hasan Abidi Memorial Society
In Collaboration with Department of Persian, Zakir Hussain Delhi College (Evening), University of Delhi, New Delhi

A transcript of the lecture

Second Prof. Abidi Memorial Lecture

Secular and Radical Trends in Pre-modern Persian Literature
By Professor Irfan Habib
Professor Emeritus, Aligarh Muslim University Delivered the Second Professor Syed Amir Hasan Abidi Memorial Lecture On 12 March 2018
At Iran Culture House, New Delhi
Organised by
Professor Syed Amir Hasan Abidi Memorial Society
In Association with Iran Culture House, New Delhi

A transcript of the lecture

Video of the lecture

Third Prof. Abidi Memorial Lecture

Musicians, tazkiras, and the scattering of Shahjahanabad: where music went after Muhammad Shah "Rangeela".
by Or. Katherine Butler scnofield, king's College London
At Iran Culture House Auditorium, Tilak Marg, New Delhi on 11th Dec. 2018
Mr William Dalrymple, distinguished historian and author of The Last Mughal presided
Dr. Katherine Schofield is an acknowledged expert on the arts and culture of Mughal and early colonial India and a Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society

A transcript of the lecture

Video of the lecture