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Who is Bahadur Shah Zafar

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Asked by Tasneem, 26 Mar '10 12:59 pm
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Bahadur Shah Zafar was the last Mughal emperor of India who was born in 1775 at Delhi. He was named Abu Zafar Sirajuddin Muhammad Bahadur Shah Zafar during his birth but was more popular as Bahadur Shah Zafar. His father was Akbar Shah and his mother was Lalbai. He ascended the throne at a very advanced age, after the death of his father, in 1837. He was last ruler of the Mughal Dynasty, which ruled India for about 300 years. He did not rule over his empire with a strong hand because of the rising power of the British.
Answered by ajay, 26 Mar '10 01:05 pm

 
  
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The last Mughal emperor of India
Answered by Tanupriya, 26 Mar '10 01:44 pm

 
  
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The last Mughal emperor of India, Bahadur Shah Zafar II (1775-1862) was born Abu Zafar Sirajuddin Muhammad Bahadur Shah Zafar and was a very famous Urdu poet in his times. His poems are still read with much enthusiasm and admiration among the numerous Urdu poetry fans.
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Bahadur Shah Zafar was the last Mughal emperor of India who was born in 1775 at Delhi. He was named Abu Zafar Sirajuddin Muhammad Bahadur Shah Zafar during his birth but was more popular as Bahadur Shah Zafar. His father was Akbar Shah and his mother was Lalbai. He ascended the throne at a very advanced age, after the death of his father, in 1837. He was last ruler of the Mughal Dynasty, which ruled India for about 300 years. He did not rule over his empire with a strong hand because of the rising power of the British. During Bahadur Shah Zafar\'s reign, Urdu poetry developed and reached its acme. Influenced by his grandfather and father who were also poets, even he developed this creative skill. He also contributed in the literary field. His poetry mostly dealt with love and mysticism. He even wrote of the pain and sorrow that he faced by the British. He was also a great patron of eminent and famous Urdu poets like Mirza Ghalib, Zauk, Momin and Daagh of his time. Most of his Urd ...more
Answered by HEMANT MEHTA, 26 Mar '10 01:07 pm

 
  
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He was not is. Bahadur Shah II, was the last mughal Emperor. The British defeated him in the mutiny of 1857 and was sent to Rangoon with life imprisonment along with wife, where he died. He was also a poet and use to write in the name of \"Zafar\"
Answered by rajendra partap sinha, 26 Mar '10 01:06 pm

 
  
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Last Mughal Emperor !!
Answered by ashis, 26 Mar '10 01:05 pm

 
  
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King of Mughal Dynasty
Answered by ala, 26 Mar '10 01:01 pm

 
  
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Last mughal king in India.....
Answered by pradeep mishra, 26 Mar '10 01:00 pm

 
  
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