From the pages of ‘Baburnama’, amazing illustrations of Hindustan’s birds and animals

This Article First Appeared In The Scroll On August 23, 2023

One of the British Library’s most treasured manuscripts on display in its current exhibition Animals: Art, Science and Sound is a late 16th century copy of the Mughal emperor Babur’s autobiographical memoirs, Vāqiʻāt-i Bāburī, more often referred to as his Bāburnāmah (Book of Babur).

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