Wakf in the Socio-Economic Structure of Azerbaijan, the Place of Wakf Property (on the Basis of Archival Materials of Etchmiadzin Monastery)

Mehman Abdullayev
2014 History Research  
In 40 years of XIX century the core of Armenian catholicons from territory of Ottoman Empire was rescheduled to Azerbaijan region. In this article in appropriate of historical source by evidenced detail analyzing such problem as converting Armenian catholicons in protection of Azerbaijan rulers in the grand Wakf properties, increases of this properties and transform them in property of Etchmiadzin due by Azerbaijan Turks properties. The main propitious ness of Erivan khan was used Armenian
more » ... used Armenian catholicons. It is confirming by various evidence, and also synchronies by Armenian source. In this article there are detailed working out edicts by Erivan Huseynali khan from 1760 year (consist of 14 paragraph) where legalized the rights on Wakf properties of Etchmiadzin, liberty of these possessions from taxation and their inviolability. Using by Muslim graces Armenian religion activities in all sorts of opportunities oppressed Turks population, as the matter of fact Etchmiadzin catholicons didn't permit to build the dwellings and to create industry to Azerbaijanis peasants on distance far from monastery territories.
doi:10.11648/j.history.20140202.11 fatcat:cmjegsjbbrhr7hztvpbzuru3sy