Shah Jahan


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Shah Ja·han

 (shä′ jə-hän′) 1592-1666.
Mughal emperor of India (1628-1658) whose reign ushered in the golden age of Mughal art and architecture. He had the Taj Mahal built as a memorial to his favorite wife.

Shah Jahan

(dʒəˈhɑːn)
n
(Biography) 1592–1666, Mogul emperor (1628–58). During his reign the finest monuments of Mogul architecture in India were built, including the Taj Mahal and the Pearl Mosque at Agra

Shah Ja•han

(or Je•han)

(ˈʃɑ dʒəˈhɑn)
n.
1592?–1666, Mogul emperor in India 1628?–58: built the Taj Mahal.
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Managing Director PPIB Shah Jahan Mirza briefed the Board on various projects being implemented by PPIB under the CPEC.
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The other POs arrested included Shah Jahan, Shah Nawaz, Ghulam Muhammad.
According to the reported details, SHO Band Kurai, Shah Jahan ordered a raid in the house of Fatah Sher Waladullah Daad, located near the Band Kurai police station.
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The full title of Shah Jahan, the Mughal king who made the Taj Mahal, was: "Shahanshah Al-Sultan al-'Azam wal Khaqan al-Mukarram, Malik-ul-Sultanat, Ala Hazrat Abu'l-Muzaffar Shahab ud-din Muhammad Shah Jahan I, Sahib-i-Qiran-i-Sani, Padshah Ghazi Zillu'llah, Firdaus-Ashiyani, Shahanshah-e-Sultanant Ul Hindiya Wal Mughaliya".
After Jehangir, Shah Jahan came, was any election held?
The peace rally started from the Shah Jahan Mosque and after marching through different routes culminated outside the Thatta Press Club.
Later he visited the graves of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan and his wife Mumtaz Mahal inside the Taj Mahal.
His ignorance of history was obvious when he said that Shah Jahan who built the Taj had imprisoned his father and "targeted many Hindus in UP and Hindustan".
20 -- : A Bharatiya Janata Party leader claims to have access to documents that suggest the property where Taj Mahal was built was stolen by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan from kings of Jaipur.