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Sons of Shahjehan”: तख़्त और ताज के लिए जंग की कहानी !!
May 13, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm UTC+5.5Rs300
September1657, sparked a deadly fratricidal war of succession, among Shahjehan’s four sons – Dara Shikoh, Shah Shuja, Aurangzeb and Murad Baksh. Though the road to the throne is mostly paved with blood shed, deceit and conspiracies what ensued between Shahjehan’s sons was unique as this entire tug of war for political power took place during his lifetime. This struggle that was hatched behind the walls of the places and fought in the battlefields of Dharmat and Samugarh, later culminated into the gradual decline of the great Mughal lineage leading to the final nail in the coffin some two centuries later.
The major characters in this Storytelling baithak will be :
* Badshah Shahjehan
* Dara Shikoh
* Shah Shuja
* Murad Baksh
* Raja Jaswant Singh
* Jehan Ara Begum Saheba
* Shehzadi Roshan Ara * Rana Dil
* Mir Jumla
Language: Hindostani (Hindi/Urdu)
Time and Date : Saturday, 13th May, 2017 at 1600hrs.
Meeting Point : Ticketing counter of Humayun’s Tomb.
Venue : Humayun’s Tomb.
Charges : ₹300 per person.
Note: Since the venue is a ticketed monument, all participants are requested to bear the entry charges separately.