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Flashcards in The reign of Jahangir (1569-1637) and Shah Jahan (1592-1666) Deck (10):
1

Nur Jahan was the only Mughal women to have her name on what?

coins

2

Which son of Jahangir was Shah Jahan?

3rd

3

He moved the Mughal capitol to where?

Delhi

4

What did Shah Jahan ordered built for his wife, Mumtaz Mahal?

Taj Mahal

5

What does Taj Mahal mean?

The Crown Palace

6

Mumtaz died in child birth, and the Taj Mahal became her what?

tomb

7

Where is Mumtaz's tomb?

center of the Taj Mahal

8

Where is Shah Jahan's tomb?

side of the Taj Mahal

9

Who imprisoned Shah Jahan and claimed authority to the empire?

Aurangzeb, Shah Jahan's son

10

Who was Jahangir's wife?

Nur Jahan