Jizya, tax payed by non-muslims to a muslim state

Jizya (Tax Levied Upon Non-Muslim): Oppression or Beneficial?

While in primary school, I came across the word jizya for the first time in my life. We were taught that great mughal ruler Akbar was tolerant for abolishing jizya and his successor Aurangzeb was less tolerant towards non Muslims for introducing it again. At a stage of my life I did not care whether …

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