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Sikhs of the Hyderabad Deccan

This paper is an attempt to profile those Sikhs who made the Deccan (in India) their home. They claim to be the descendants of the Lahori Fauj dispatched by Maharaja Ranjit Singh of Punjab at the request of the Nizam of Hyderabad. Many of them stayed there, married locally and adopted the local culture, but remained true to their religion.



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