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The Mughals of India

by Harbans Mukhia

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Published by Blackwell Pub. in Malden, MA, Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mogul Empire,
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Mogul Empire -- History.,
    • India -- History -- 1526-1765.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [176]-194) and index.

      StatementHarbans Mukhia.
      SeriesThe peoples of Asia
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS461 .M87 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 210 p. :
      Number of Pages210
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3681942M
      ISBN 100631185550
      LC Control Number2003028026

      Interesting facts and information about the Early Mughals. India’s reputation of being the only known source of diamond mines in the world and its flourishing international trade attracted many invaders. North Indian kingdoms resisted invasions by Arab-Turks for centuries but soon, small Islamic Empires or Sultanates were established in. In Architecture of Mughal India Catherine Asher presents the first comprehensive study of Mughal architectural achievements. The work is lavishly illustrated and will be widely read by students and specialists of South Asian history and architecture as well as by anyone interested in the magnificent buildings of the Mughal by:

      The Mughals left a permanent mark on the society, culture, art and architecture of India. Their monuments, artifacts and literature show a period of great wealth and culture. Paintings in miniature style teach us about the clothing and lifestyle of the people. Timur’s descendants: the Mughal Empire. Timur’s empire collapsed when he died in the Mongols lost control of India for a while. Local Muslim leaders formed small states in northern India. But a generation later, Mongol leaders invaded India again and forced the Indians into a new empire, the Mughal Empire. Mughal is actually just an Indian spelling of Mongol.

        White Mughals is indeed an interesting blend of love, culture, politics and history and is a gripping story. This book was published by Penguin India in the year and is available in paperback. Key Features: White Mughals is an intriguing narrative of how the East meets West and consequently what repercussions take place/5().   O ne of the most powerful dynasties of the medieval world, the Mughals are entwined inseparably with India’s history and culture. From art and culture to architecture, they bequeathed to this country a substantial legacy that lives on even today. But what often gets forgotten is that they also left us a rich culinary legacy — the deliciously complex blend of flavours, spices, and aromas.


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