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things ; now he likes the society of the pious ; he is young
and conversant with poetry. In the year 1052 of the He-
gira (1642 A. D.) a war broke out in Kishtovar, between
the Raja and the rebels of this country. When they made
resound the drum of battle, a general carnage began on
both sides of the combatants ; Hara Ramapt!iri, having got
upon the top of an elevated ground, was occupied with
the sight of it, and at the uproar of the warriors and the
sound of pipes, and clarions, and kettle-drums, he began
to dance, and in the midst of his transport his foot
stum.bled; he fell headlong from the mountain, and in roll-
ing down received from a great stone a head-wound, of
which he died. Mirza Rafiah says: —




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