Medial History Part 1

Todarmal is associated with revenue system known as
Zabti or Zabt

{and a system of taxation called dahshala.}

The original name of Tansen, _greatest musician in court of Akbar
Ramatanu Pande

'Nine Gems of Court of Akbar' _the one who was a reputed poet of Hindi, was

Abdur Rahim Khan-i-Khana

{Abdul Rahim Khan-I-Khana was Defense Minister in Akbar's court}

Greatest historian of the reign of Akbar, who wrote Akbarnama & Ain-i-Akbari, was

Abul Fazl

Akbar gifted_present site of Amritsar to _Sikh Guru
Amar Das

{Akbar_ land to Guru Amar Das's daughter, Bibi Bhani, married to Guru Ram Das}

Mansabdari System _founded by Akbar. The Mansabdars were

Military Commanders,
High Civil and Military officers,
Provincial Governors.

*Poet at court of Mahmud of Ghazni, _wrote Shahnamais regarded as "Immortal Homer of the East" was


Muhammad Ghori (Before Second Battle of Tarain) was defeated by

(a) Chalukya king Bhima II of Gujarat_ Chaulukya‎ (Solanki) dynasty

(b) Prithviraja Chauhan III of Ajmer

Muhammad Ghori laid the foundation of Turkish Empire in India by defeating
Prithviraj Chauhan in Second Battle of Tarain

Jayachanda in the Battle of Chandawar

Buddhist universities of Nalanda & Vikramshila in Bihar were destroyed during invasions of
Bakhtiyar Khalji

From the point of view of Turkish rule, most important contribution of IItutmish was
Iqta System

*first Sultan of Delhi to cross Narmada move to south was
Alauddin Khalji.

**only known ruler_fixed the prices of different commodities, _quality control easy availability of essential commodities.

Alauddin Khalji

*conquest of South & broke political barriers between North and South was


upto Que 20

24.07.2019 [From Que 21]

Ibn Batuta,

Firuz Tughluq
digging of canals and wells

Cities founded by 
Alauddin Khalji  ~ Siri

Ghiyasuddin Tughluq  ~Tughluqabad

Muhammad-bin-Tughlug  ~Daulatabad

Firuz Tughluq  ~Firuzabad, Jaunpur

two monolithic Mauryan pillars to Delhi to beautify his capital
Firuz Tughluq

Timur invaded India
Nasir-ud-din Mahmud

Battle between Dara & Aurangzeb (in war of Succession) _fought at~ Samugarh

title of Alamgir _Aurangzeb crowned himself as Emperor in 1658 at~ Delhi

Mughal General who conquered Assam, Chittagong, etc

Mir Jumla

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*Aurangzeb_ to annex Marwar_was involved in a 30-year war. ~ struggle from aide of Marwar was fought by

*During last 25 years of his reign, Aurangzeb was mainly involved in long-drawn wars against

Shivaji founded the Maratha kingdom by annexing the territories of 

Liberal religion preached by the saints of Maharashtra & rigidly followed by Shivaji is known as
Maharashtra Dharma

Mughal General, who decisively defeated Shivaji _Treaty of Purandar
Mirza Raja Jai Singh

*Maratha dominion of Shivaji was known as

Tarabai, {1700 to 1707 AD}, was widow of Maratha King
Raja Ram

The Jagirdars during the Muhgal period were
All assignees of Jagirs

Nur Jehan is associated with the construction of
(a) Her husband's tomb at Shahdara (Lahore)
(b) Her father tomb at Agra

*On the wall of which building built by Shah Jahan, _ following Persian couplet inscribed_ "if there is paradise on earth, it is this, it is this, it is this"?
>Diwan-i-Khas, Delhi

Shah-i-Bekhabar (the Heedless King)
Bahadur Shah

*Sayid brothers _ Abdullah Khan & Hussan Khan (king makers) met their downfall during
Muhammad Shah

Banda Bahadur was captured and executed during the reign of

Great musician_Hindustani Music_ known as Rangila
Muhammad Shah

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