Flashcards in The Reign of Akbar (1542-1605) Deck (11):
What was Akbar able to do to the empire?
unite almost all of India
Which country devastated the legacy of Indian unity if Akbar?
Who was the most powerful indigenous ruling group during the reign of Akbar?
How did Akbar solidify his rule and unity of India?
married multiple rajputs wives and did not make them convert to Islam
What did Akbar allow the Hindu elites below him?
maintain their religion and authority
Which group of people revered Akbar?
What does "din-i ilahi" mean?
Which religions did Akbar allow?
Hinduism, Jain, Buddhism, Jesuit, and Zoroastrian
What did Akbar declare himself that caused Muslim leaders to call him apostate?
What did Akbar remove on all non-muslims in the Empire?
the Mughal tax