Bahadur Shah I as a Young Man

Bahadur Shah I as a Young Man

When Aurangzeb died near the age of eighty years, there were seventeen legitimate claim to the throne, which included not only children but also their grandchildren and great-grandson. After the death of two brothers fought near Agra, on the battlefield, but fought his brother Dara Shikoh Aurangzeb. Prince Muazzam prevailed and killed his brother, Prince Azam Shah and assumed the title of Shah Alam Bahadur Shah I I.

When Aurangzeb died near the age of eighty years, there were seventeen legitimate claim to the throne, which included not only children but also their grandchildren and great-grandson. After the death of two brothers fought near Agra, on the battlefield, but fought his brother Dara Shikoh Aurangzeb. Prince Muazzam prevailed and killed his brother, Prince Azam Shah and assumed the title of Shah Alam Bahadur Shah I I.

Prince Muhammad Muazzam afterwards Emperor Shah Alam Bahadur (Bahadur Shah I) 1707-1712)

Prince Muhammad Muazzam afterwards Emperor Shah Alam Bahadur (Bahadur Shah I) 1707-1712)

Keeper of the grave of Bahadur Shah I and other graves in the premise including Akbar Shah II, Shah Alam II and Mirza Fakruddin (son of Bahadur Shah Zafar II), at Hazrat Bakhtiyar Kaki’s Dargah at Mehrauli, New Delhi, sleeps on at 7.30 am

Keeper of the grave of Bahadur Shah I and other graves in the premise including Akbar Shah II, Shah Alam II and Mirza Fakruddin (son of Bahadur Shah Zafar II), at Hazrat Bakhtiyar Kaki’s Dargah at Mehrauli, New Delhi, sleeps on at 7.30 am

Shah Alam Bahadur Shah I seated on a throne with a parasol

Shah Alam Bahadur Shah I seated on a throne with a parasol

Emperor Bahadur Shah I Mounted on an elephant

Emperor Bahadur Shah I Mounted on an elephant

The catafalque of Emperor Bahadur Shah I (1707-1712)

The catafalque of Emperor Bahadur Shah I (1707-1712)

Nawaz Sharif Full Address In Haweli Bahadur Shah - 7th July 2017

Nawaz Sharif Full Address In Haweli Bahadur Shah - 7th July 2017

Prince Mu'azzam (later Bahadur Shah I), son and successor of Aurangzeb

Prince Mu'azzam (later Bahadur Shah I), son and successor of Aurangzeb

Bahadur Shah I with his sons handing a sarpech to a  grandson, ca. 1710

Bahadur Shah I with his sons handing a sarpech to a grandson, ca. 1710

The Eunuch Khawas Khan. Bahadur Shah I era. Late 17th Century.

The Eunuch Khawas Khan. Bahadur Shah I era. Late 17th Century.

Portrait of Bahadur Shah (r. 1707–1712)  Indian Mughal period 18th century

Portrait of Bahadur Shah (r. 1707–1712) Indian Mughal period 18th century

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