Mirwais Neeka By Abdur Rauf Benawa Pdf Free Download
Mirwais Neeka Pashto Biography book authored By Abdur Rauf Benawa. The book under review is a complete biography of Haji Mirwais Hotak the founder of the Hotak dynasty in Pashto language.
Mirwais Khan Hotak, also known as Shah Mirwais Ghilji, was born in 1673 to a wealthy and political family of Kandahar Afghanistan. The family has long been considered socially and politically very strong. Mirwais Hotak’s father’s name was Saleem Khan and mother’s name was Nazo Tokhi who is also called Nazo Ana. His grandfather Karam Khan, who was elected chief of the Hotak tribe or Hotak family. Hotak is a well-known branch of the Ghilgi tribe which is considered the strongest and politically and socially stable of all Pashtun tribes in Afghanistan. Mirwais Hotak was married to the Khanzada Sadozai, who belonged to the Durrani tribe.
Mirwais Nika founded the Hotak Empire which lasted from 1709 to 1738 in the border region of Afghanistan and Iran. After the assassination of Gurgin Khan, governor of the Safavid Empire in April 1709, Mirwais declared Greater Kandahar, now in southern Afghanistan.
Mirwais was died in November 1715. The people of Kandahar Province call Mirwais Hotak by the name of “Mirwais Nika” or “Mirwais Baba” which means “Mirwais Grandfather” or “Mirwais Baba”.
It is said that the Ghilzai tribe or Ghilji tribe were originally from the Ghor region of Afghanistan later on migrated here after gaining territory in southeastern Afghanistan.
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