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The Crown of Bahadur Shah II, the last Mughal emperor

Syed Faizan Siddiqui ========== The Crown of Bahadur Shah II, the last Mughal emperor. It was crafted in the second quarter of the 19th century, most probably in Delhi or the surrounding areas by goldsmiths and jewellers. It is strictly speaking, not a crown, but an article of headdress. Gold, turquoises, rubies, diamonds, pearls, emeralds, […]

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Old Judiciary System of Avadh

Prior to the annexation of Avadh in 1856, under the Kings of Avadh the judicial system was based on Islamic law. The rulers of Avadh paid highest regard to the judiciary. The last three Kings of Avadh, Muhammad Ali Shah, Amjad Ali Shah and Wajid Ali Shah followed the Islamic law and did not deviated […]

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Hagia Sophia a mosque and the history of Sultan Mehmed, the Conqueror : pics and videoz

  Hagia Sophia Hagia Sophia Ayasofya (Turkish) Ἁγία Σοφία (Greek) Sancta Sophia (Latin) Hagia Sophia Mars 2013.jpg Hagia Sophia, Istanbul Hagia Sophia is located in Istanbul FatihHagia Sophia Location in the Fatih district of Istanbul Location Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey Designer Isidore of Miletus Anthemius of Tralles Type Greek Orthodox cathedral (537–1204) Roman Catholic cathedral (1204–1261) […]

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Islam, world’s fastest-growing religion

‘If you don’t know your past, how will you know where you’re going?’ is a popular sentiment, usually told to the children and grandchildren of immigrants. Yet, when reading A History of Islam In 21 Women, you experience a crash course of different Islamic eras through historical Muslim female figures. It’s the perfect example of […]

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Biography of Great Mughal King Zaheeruddin muhammad Babur : The Founder of the Mughal Empire in #India

  Babur (born Zahir-ud-din Muhammad; February 14, 1483–December 26, 1530) was the founder of the Mughal Empire in India. His descendants, the Mughal emperors, built a long-lasting empire that covered much of the subcontinent until 1868, and that continues to shape the culture of India to this day. Babur himself was of noble blood; on […]

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Islam in Europe And in the U.S

Islam is the second-largest religion in Europe after Christianity. Although the majority of Muslim communities in Europe formed recently, there are centuries-old Muslim societies in the Balkans. Islam entered southern Europe through the expansion of “Moors” of North Africa in the 8th–10th centuries; Muslim political entities existed firmly in what is today Spain, Portugal, Sicily […]

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It was Atatürk who forced all foreign troops to flee Turkeys main lands which the Khalifa had handed over to Allies after defeat in first world wa

Occupation of Constantinople The occupation of Constantinople (Turkish: İstanbul’un İşgali) (November 13, 1918 – October 4, 1923), the capital of the Ottoman Empire, by British, French and Italian forces, took place in accordance with the Armistice of Mudros, which ended Ottoman participation in the First World War. The first French troops entered the city on […]

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Happy birthday to brave empire of the world for the justice of the professions ”Amir Timor” : Biography

Timur ============= “Tamerlane” and “Tamerlan”   Timurid dynasty Preceded by None Timurid Empire 1370–1405 Succeeded by Pir Muhammad ibn Jahangir and Khalil Sultan   Timur facial reconstruction from skull, by Mikhail Mikhaylovich Gerasimov Reign – 9 April 1370 – 14 February 1405 Coronation- 9 April 1370, Balkh Predecessor- Amir Hussain Successor- Khalil Sultan Born- 9 […]