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Nishat al-Nisa Begum, better known as Begum Hasrat Mohani, wasa major figure in the struggle for INdian Independance. She was also the wife of the poet, author and anti-colonial activist Hasrat Mohani. She regularly took control of her husbands social, political and publishing activities during his long stints in jail during the anti-colonial struggle. The couple traveled widely throughout India, and also went to Mecca and Medina together for four consecutive years.
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