Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Memories of Sardar Jang's daughter

Memories of Sardar Jang's daughter

The daughter of Sardar Jang writes about her memories of her father’s meetngs with Samsam al-Saltanah Bakhtiyari and Sardar Arshad Bakhtiyari who had traveled to Qum and Kashan. She also mentions that her father and Khavar Khanum, her stepmother, became followers of the path of the Sufis of Gunabad. Moreover, she talks about how her father treated Baha’is, Armenians, Jews, and Zoroastrians, as well as his behavior and the way he dressed.