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Ira Mukhoty @mukhoty New Delhi, India

Writer : New book- Akbar: The Great Mughal now avlble first only on kindle https://t.co/SiTzYQLooT Also Daughters of the Sun, Heroines

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Joined Twitter 10/31/14


Many thanks to @kavitharao for her personal and thoughtful reading of Akbar, and to @Mint_Lounge for giving space i… https://t.co/BBBZQF5DuH
5/31
2020
@sunilkbahl 🙏🏼soon, hopefully @DalrympleWill @msteckchandani @Royal_Mughals Ah no, though it often crops up under his name. I would be happier wi… https://t.co/If5w2B6bLJ"Recorded histories almost completely ignore women’s voices, and I think there is a growing realisation that a fund… https://t.co/Mt3XSB6yQr
Retweeted by Ira MukhotyFood rotting in open godowns in Haryana in Covid lockdown times! Can there be a greater indictment of our governanc… https://t.co/InAVH9Cizp
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5/30
2020
@MedhaviGandhi @SanchitaGhosh17 😅Such fun talking to these Sanskriti students n teachers about Akbar on a lovely stormy day☔️ https://t.co/bb41Ipr3paLovely to be reminded of Daughters of the Sun through this write up 💕 https://t.co/G8NlFM4cnh @BLAsia_Africa @DalrympleWill That’s a particularly beautiful one 😍 @NamitaGokhale_ 😊‘The craving for a wine-party has been infinite and endless...so much that it has sometimes brought me close to tea… https://t.co/38xOKBsJnF
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5/29
2020
Illustrated talk to Sanskriti School Heritage club tomorrow! Most excited! It’s an open even so you can join at:… https://t.co/2Y1efLnNXz @PujKrishnan @DalrympleWill @scroll_in @kan_writersside This is true! Had forgotten about my meme game ☺️My talk with Supriya Gandhi about her wonderful new biography of Dara Shukoh. Also do check out all… https://t.co/asVjk9jsX7In conversation with Ira Mukhoty on her new book Akbar The Great Mughal ... Now that deliveries are about to star… https://t.co/p7RHRdyZRa
Retweeted by Ira MukhotyAnswer- badly! Many thanks to ⁦@scroll_in⁩ and ⁦@kan_writersside⁩ for getting me to share a story in the time of C… https://t.co/PvKAUWug9N
5/28
2020
Historian and author @mukhoty talks about untold tales of mythical heroines and Mughal queens and their relevance i… https://t.co/twdrjiVXmc
Retweeted by Ira MukhotySimple grave and canopy of Nawab Asaf ud Daulah inside the Great Imambara of Lucknow. Watercolour commissioned by L… https://t.co/RI5hP2msdb @VAJatt @shahid_siddiqui Both. The bold characters are Arabic, the smaller ones Persian @ghosh_gopali @chakraview 😀
5/27
2020
Supriya Gandhi, in conversation with @mukhoty, explores the history of the two Mughals, Dara Shukoh and his pugnaci… https://t.co/i4EVMhnCo1
Retweeted by Ira Mukhoty @Foodiepenn @JLFLitfest Yes it is. Please look up JLF brave new world on FacebookThank you @eSheWorld for this sensitive analysis of women’s voices in myth and history https://t.co/kLOZvcuJuR
5/26
2020
Very excited for this 💕 https://t.co/p62xpWIAcR @ambrin_hayat AMU, Maulana azad library @ghosh_gopali Amazing, right?! @RealHistory20 Now that would be telling 😏The Begum’s handwriting Jahanara’s autograph copy of the Ayat ul bayyinat, written while imprisoned at Agra with S… https://t.co/Q1zeKu6hCY
5/25
2020
@Adarsh_B You can also read Supriya Gandhi’s biography of Dara Shukoh, which also talks about Jahanara’s spiritual journey @Hafsa_Khawaja @Adarsh_B Thank you☺️. I do write about Jahanara begum quite extensively in Daughters of the SunWhere @mukhoty writes about the feminist side of #Akbar https://t.co/yVcjt9fk5L
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5/24
2020
World's largest Eid feast: Michelin-star chef Vikas Khanna to feed 1.75 lakh people in Mumbai- A man with a golden… https://t.co/QddVYfGtEU
Retweeted by Ira MukhotyThe mosque at #FatehpurSikri was one of the first structures to be built in 1571. In fact, #Akbar was so excited ab… https://t.co/r0TuPD6wdQ
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5/23
2020
@iamrana Haina? Look at the diaphanous cloth! @deathbullet @V_and_A Now that’s a different story altogetherUnburdened by the weight of history n safe in his father Shah Jahan’s arms, the child Aurangzeb. 1620 ⁦@V_and_A⁩ (d… https://t.co/8h6YdLyPnhPlease post about us. Even if you’re not Odia, Bengali and have never been to Eastern India and Bangladesh, post ab… https://t.co/cE29283IAD
Retweeted by Ira Mukhoty @RaiSwatiRai 😅Latin name quiscalis indica! @RaiSwatiRai Rangoon creeper💕Schoolgirls in India are facing a massive shortage of sanitary napkins because schools - a critical part of the sup… https://t.co/2kMaGtcTMe
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5/22
2020
@LoraxForU @iamrana Yes😊Friends please note: this talk postponed for a few days https://t.co/DGAOBiifdO @Atinder28931856 @htcafe 😊 @iamrana @DalrympleWill 😅
5/21
2020
Thanks to @htcafe for this in depth interview 💕 https://t.co/8dmutv9uvb
5/20
2020
@narayani_basu @AanchalMalhotra @jilpanz @_sen_sharmila @richove @CM_Anthro @MilleaNick @MapStorms @Elyze_Stormshttps://t.co/ZE18ZRqMrVThe History Women (I love the title ) Please join us on 21st May as @mukhoty , Prof Ruby Lal and I talk to… https://t.co/ZFiSE4kPyH
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5/18
2020
@KidechaPriyanka Yes @SiddhantSarang Thank you💕 @enness80 @romebyzantium Yes!25 years ago the 6 yr old Panchen Lama was ‘disappeared’ by China. His fate remains unknown https://t.co/k7oyqGC537
5/17
2020
"Akbar: The Great Mughal, The Definitive Biography" by Ira Mukhoty reviewed in New Indian Express https://t.co/g6SG7DzQdn
Retweeted by Ira Mukhoty"The millions you see going back are no beggars. They are a..generation of aspirational, working-class Indians whos… https://t.co/mfZz3vWsPU
Retweeted by Ira MukhotyUse zoom to admire the breath-taking detail of Rembrandt’s masterpiece on the ⁦@rijksmuseum⁩ website https://t.co/6xXxvXNUsQ @Center4Land This was in the national papers, so who knows how much higher actually numbers of migrant fatalities actually are
5/16
2020
Akbar: The Great Mughal by @mukhoty @AlephBookCo is a lavish biography of the greatest Mughal emperor in India. Li… https://t.co/pwnukFRgwK
Retweeted by Ira MukhotyDelhi covid deaths last 24 hrs: 0 Migrants killed walking home: 16
5/15
2020
@Diwansahib_ Karwaan heritage area doing this series on their Facebook page 🤷🏻‍♀️ @rdavidar Pray to the internet gods! @ashokkbanker 🙏🏼😊This is tomorrow 😊 https://t.co/SZstxwaw5KSome good news https://t.co/r8iQ0zN90GWithout our authors we would not exist, and so we would like to express our deepest gratitude and thanks to them.… https://t.co/vnH1ubeVE9
Retweeted by Ira Mukhoty @AlephBookCo 👑🤸🏽‍♀️My lovely publisher @AlephBookCo is 9 years old today! Sending much love and merriment their way💕✨✨ https://t.co/09QMygwOjJ @ursulamurphy123 Agreed☺️
5/14
2020
@ursulamurphy123 Hope you enjoy the book 😊 @ghosh_gopali @britishlibrary They have been identified, as mentioned in the scroll article @shashikantips54 That pretty much sums up that period 😏 @ooot The usual long jama in white muslin with elaborate overcoatDisappointed with PM's speech yesterday. Wish he had started with expressing his regret for the humanitarian crisis… https://t.co/THohUAFQOr
Retweeted by Ira MukhotyThese restored miniatures on ivory from ⁦@britishlibrary⁩ may be of the last heirs of Nawab Wajid Ali Khan… https://t.co/whWQXq4ZUX
5/13
2020
Too many of India’s chief ministers make a poor case for federalism. Shirking responsibility, they lean on the Cent… https://t.co/1i8qAJUWPI
Retweeted by Ira Mukhotytweeting again: 42 yo man who was working as a gardener in delhi killed himself a few days after lockdown when he r… https://t.co/IevXXBGlQQ
Retweeted by Ira Mukhoty#Bhutan #COVIDー19 thread When it comes international best practices in handling COVID-19 countries like South Kor… https://t.co/rXuk3zabGX
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5/12
2020
The European visitors’ rather harsh description of Asaf ud Daulah, Nawab of Awadh, was that he was so fat he was un… https://t.co/MZ6QbG5GQBA searing read | How India is outsourcing the COVID-19 pandemic to its poor https://t.co/EgnBUeyr49 via @thecaravanindia
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5/11
2020
@iamrana @yasser_aks @RICHA_LAKHERA @KiranManral @rajatchaudhuri @_saikatmajumdar @arunava @janeborges9https://t.co/9uZbZfaaYc @MVijay88 It really is gorgeous 😊💕#BookReview by Aradhika Sharma Book Title: Akbar, the Great Mughal Author: @mukhoty https://t.co/tkYaTUgYhM
Retweeted by Ira MukhotyDelighted to see this lovely review of Akbar by @authormadhulika https://t.co/6eXPT76bID @samitbasu After the exquisite Daughters of the Sun, @mukhoty releases Akbar : The Great Mughal. This is a must rea… https://t.co/EM8u4lTUFx
Retweeted by Ira MukhotyVery proud to be on @vivekisms list of his 100 fav books💕 Those interested can join me on the 15th to chat about th… https://t.co/Dd80yX1UVD
5/10
2020
I honestly wish BBC TV would stop twatting about and actually make something serious about India. Yet another idiot… https://t.co/vxbgZPlle2
Retweeted by Ira MukhotyA tale in two parts: https://t.co/BQlj9zZ4An
Retweeted by Ira Mukhoty☺️💕 https://t.co/OpSSBcwB3kStory Of #Draupadi , the Woman Who Refused To Back Down After She Was Insulted In The Open Court Be a #Bookaanan,… https://t.co/ovAbvzRTZj
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5/9
2020
@MedhaviGandhi @iamrana @hemantsarin @swatiatrest @agniputraabhay @sjmhyd @ssharadmohhan @Chemburstudio 😁
5/8
2020
Rani Durgavati ‘in courage, tactics, and generosity.. had attained a high level’. She killed herself rather than su… https://t.co/XHlg9FA1V2‘Given the current political climate and vicious nature of public discourse, #Akbar seemed to me to be an interesti… https://t.co/04IiHYD4aN
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5/7
2020
@sharmasupriya This is just heartbreaking @kaaashif @karwaanheritage Not sure one is planned..
5/6
2020
@Venkat707342 @RonitaChoudhuri Absolutely 😊 @DTHAPAR @HarounRashid2 😀 @RonitaChoudhuri 😀 @soham_pablo Yes☺️The favourite sons of the Nawab of Arcot, who enjoyed afternoon tea and an extravagant lifestyle, here painted by T… https://t.co/8Ogq34hWWy
5/5
2020

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