The film is a work of fiction based on a Sufi poem written in 1540 by Malik Muhammad Jayasi
It is an epic poem written by a South Asian Muslim, the Sufi Malik Muhammad Jayasi
The film is based on the legend of Rani Padmini, a 13th century Hindu Rajput queen, mentioned in Padmavat, an Awadhi poem written by Sufi poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi
She is the figment of imagination - the imagination of a Sufi poet, Malik Muhammad Jayasi
, who in 1540 wrote the epic Padmaavat, in which a brave and beautiful Rajput queen chose to immolate herself in a ceremonial fire rather than be captured by Alauddin Khilji.
For that matter, the earliest source to mention Padmavati is an epic fictionalized poem, Padmavat, written by Malik Muhammad Jayasi
in 1540 CE.
Padmavati' is an period film based on epic poem 'Padmavat' by Malik Muhammad Jayasi
Two chapters follow on the Padmavat of Malik Muhammad Jayasi
The film is based on a poem by Malik Muhammad Jayasi
," referring to the 16th century Indian sufi poet's epic poem Padmavat.
The legend dates back only to an epic poem by Malik Muhammad Jayasi
, written in 1540, more than two centuries after Khilji had died.
The film, according to Bhansali, is based on the 16th century-epic poem 'Padmavat' written by Sufi poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi
two centuries after Khilji's death.
The magnum opus is based on the legend of Rani Padmini, a 13th century Hindu Rajput queen, mentioned in Padmavat, an Avadhi poem written by Sufi poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi
Following are the points clarified by the makers of the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial, which also features Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh in pivotal roles: * The film Padmaavat is based on the epic Padmavat by Sufi poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi
which is a revered work of fiction.