The Chalisa Or the Group of Forty Was the Nick Name of - Current Affairs Including General Knowledge


The Chalisa or the Group of forty was the nick name of


  • forty leading slave officers of lltutmish

  • forty great scholars at the court of lltutmish

  • Turkish commanders of lltutmish

  • Turkish nobility created by lltutmish



forty leading slave officers of lltutmish

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V. Rejection of existence of God
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