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Begum Shah Shuja-Bilqis Begum ka Maqbara-Burhanpur (MP)

Bilqis Begum was the queen of ill-fated Prince Shah Shuja, born on 23 June 1616, in Ajmer, was the second son of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan and empress Mumtaz Mahal. Shah Shuja was also among the Sons of Shah … Continue reading

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Shahzadi Roshanara Begum

Roshanara Begum-the daughter of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Begum had commissioned the famous Roshan Ara Garden. Today, however, Roshanara is best known for the Roshanara Bagh, a pleasure garden located in north Delhi, next to Kamala Nagar Road and Grand … Continue reading

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Shahzadi Jahanara Begum Sahib-Facets of her Life

  Shahzadi Jahanara Begum Sahib was the eldest daughter of Emperor Shah Jahan and Empress Mumtaz Mahal.   She was also the older sister of her father’s successor and the sixth Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb. Born: April 2, 1614 Died: September … Continue reading

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Son of Shah Jahan-Shah Shuja-in a futile Battle for Power

Defeat and the Price Paid for Defeat…………. Prince Shah Shuja was the second son of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan and his queen Mumtaz Mahal. Shuja was born on 23 June 1616, in Ajmer. Died 7 February 1661 (aged 44) near … Continue reading

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