Panchākiyān

Work
ID: 99162
Full name: Panchākiyān
Year: 1580 c.
Language: Persian
Structure: Five books, each divided by stories
Alternative names: Panj Dāstān

A Persian translation of Pūrṇabhadra's Pañcākhyāna from the 12th century, itself a rendition of the Pañcatantra.

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    From the text's Dībācha, Introduction: "Here, in every rank of the court there are close to a thousand Burzūyas who are worthy of retranslating this book, but the dice of fortune, i.e., this service, fell upon me, Muṣṭafá Khāliqdād ʿAbbāsī".

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Suggested citation: Kotler A., Y. Bronner. "Panchākiyān." Pandit. <panditproject.org/entity/99162/work>. Updated on October 14, 2020 01:57 am IST.