Q. Amir Khusrau called himself an Indian in which of the following book?

[A] Nu Siphr

[B] Baburnama

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[D] Akbarnama

Answer: A

Amir Khusrau emerged as a major figure of Persian prose and poetry.  

  • Amir Khusrau felt elated to call himself an Indian in his Nu Siphr (‘Nine Skies’).  
  • In this work, he praises India’s climate, its languages – notably Sanskrit – its arts, its music, its people, even its animals. 

Source: Tamil Nadu state board.