shah jahan meaning
- Noun: Shah Jahan 'shóju'haan
- Mogul emperor of India during whose reign the finest monuments of Mogul architecture were built (including the Taj Mahal at Agra) (1592-1666)
Type of: emperor
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- It is the portrait of Shah Jahan that is of interest.
- It was built by Shah Jahan, the fifth Mogul emperor.
- After the death of shah Jahan his relations with Aurangzeb deteriorated.
- Shah Jahan ( 1627 1658 ) continued the patronage of painting.
- The Taj Mahal was commissioned by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan.