Humayan's son Akbar succeeded to the throne and immediately had to face pressure from Mughal enemies. Akbar and his advisors defeated them, and the young monarch became a ruler with outstanding military and administrative talent.
A portrait of Akbar's wife Jodha bai-but is it? Apparently there was not any historical character called Jodha bai. Yet there is mention of a Mariam-uz-Zamani the wife of Akbar and the mother of his much awaited heir Salim, this rajpur queen was known in Mughal history as Mariam-uz-zamani meaning "compassionate to the world" she was so named by Akbar on the eve of the birth of his son and heir Salim later known as Jhangir.
Indian miniature painting: portraits of Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan and his beloved wife Mumtaz. Anglo-Indian or "Company" School at Delhi. Circa Gouache and gold on ivory. Set into carved ebony frame. Frame x oval miniatures x
Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. Considered as one of the greatest Mughal Emperors, Shah Jahan’s reign is known as the Golden Age of the Mughals— he left behind him a legacy of outstanding Islamic architecture— his most famous building is the Taj Mahal which he built out of love for his wife the Empress Mumtaz Mahal.
Mirza Shahabuddin Baig Muhammad Khan Shah Jahan was The Mughal Emperor, remembered for building the Taj Mahal and expanding the Mughal Empire. who reigned from 1628 to He was chosen as successor to the throne after the death of his father in
Assuming that I have correctly identified which of the Shah Shuja's portrait this is. Then Shah Shuja was born on 23 June in Ajmer. He was the second son and child of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan and his queen Mumtaz Mahal.
Udaipur has the world’s oldest unbroken ruling lineage, with the current Maharana (synonymous with Maharaja) of Udaipur being the in the line. With such a long history, there’s been a lot of time to build palaces and the enormous City Palace.
Posthumous portrait of Nurjahan, wife of Mughal Emperor Jahangir - Anglo-Indian (or "Company School") tradition at Delhi, circa Gouache and gold on ivory in century frame (retains original domed glass).