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Muslim empire of India: see MughalMughal
or Mogul
, Muslim empire in India, 1526–1857. The dynasty was founded by Babur, a Turkic chieftain who had his base in Afghanistan. Babur's invasion of India culminated in the battle of Panipat (1526) and the occupation of Delhi and Agra.
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a type of steam locomotive with a wheel arrangement of two leading wheels, six driving wheels, and no trailing wheels


a mound of hard snow on a ski slope


1. a member of the Muslim dynasty of Indian emperors established by Baber in 1526
2. a Muslim Indian, Mongol, or Mongolian
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In spite much advancement, the final form of sari that we see today, came only by the influence of Moghul period as they had perfected the art of stitching with their royal riches and absolute power.
The blinding in 17BB of the Moghul Emperor Shah Alam ll [d.
In fact, more than a third of his army and half his most trusted generals were Muslim and he had also adopted the Moghul court dress as his own.
Was it because people became absorbed in Hindu practices, rituals, and mythology and caste supremacy or, was it the Moghul invasions, or could it have been the failure of Bhikkus to sustain the great philosophy itself?
The Moghuls not only excelled in the arts, culture, poetry and literature but also in India left a far-reaching effect on history in the admiration of food and wine.
The unrelenting heat of the Indian plains took the Moghuls frequently to Kashmir, which is where the first Indian adoption of Rogan Josh occurred.
To be sure, the Ottomans and the Moghuls, both of originally north Asian stock, did rule big numbers of quite different peoples.
Built in 1631 by the Moghuls and their emperor Shah Jahan to memorialize his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal, this architectural wonder took thousands of people to create it and to maintain its beauty.
30pm, will see keeper of natural history, Steve Falk, present a slide show and talk called Moghuls and Mynahs.
However, opera experts have warned the music moghuls pop and opera don't mix.
THEY BATTLED THE MOGHULS and withstood the passing of a millennium; modernisation could not deter them -- until January 26th, 2001, when the Great Indian Earthquake shook Gujarat and nearby areas of Rajasthan with a fury mapping 8.
Sources: Mirza, Haydar, A History of the Moghuls of Central Asia.