Who is Aisha Begum?

Who is Aisha Begum?

Aisha Sultan Begum was Queen consort of Ferghana Valley and Samarkand as the first wife of Emperor Babur, the founder of the Mughal Empire and the first Mughal emperor. Aisha was a first cousin of her husband and was a Timurid princess by birth….

Aisha Sultan Begum
Mother Qutaq Begum
Religion Islam

How many wives Babur had?


Zahir-ud-din Muhammad Babur
Burial Bagh-e Babur, Kabul, Afghanistan
Consort Maham Begum
Wives Aisha Sultan Begum Zainab Sultan Begum Masuma Sultan Begum Bibi Mubarika Gulrukh Begum Dildar Begum Gulnar Aghacha Nazgul Aghacha Saliha Sultan Begum (disputed)

Who is the mother of Khanum Sultan Begum?

Muhtarima Khanum
His mother was Muhtarima Khanum, the daughter of Shah Muhammad Sultan Jagatai and Khadija Sultan Khanum, daughter of Ahmad Alaq. The marriage took place on 2 September 1594 in the quarters of Empress Hamida Banu Begum.

Is Begum a wife?

Begum, Begam, Baigum or Beygum is the feminine form of the title Beg, which in Turkic languages means “higher official”. It refers to the wife or daughter of a Beg. The form Begzadi also occurs. Begum has been adapted for use in South Asia as an honorific address and title given to Muslim women of rank.

What does Aysha mean?

Aysha means “alive” (from Arabic “a’isha”).

Why did Mughals marry Rajputs?

The Mughal Rajput alliance that we observe was developed owing to the political needs and interests of the two ruling elites of India. These friendly politicalrelations soon grew into marital alliances which proved extremely successful for the stability of the Mughal Empire.

What is the full name of Shah Jahan?

A’la Azad Abul Muzaffar Shahab ud-Din Mohammad Shah Jahan
Shah Jahan/Full name

Shahab-ud-din Muhammad Khurram (Persian: شهاب‌ الدین محمد خرم‎; 5 January 1592 – 22 January 1666), better known by his regnal name, Shah Jahan (Persian: شاه جهان‎, lit. ‘King of the World’), was the fifth Mughal emperor of India, and reigned from 1628 to 1658.