How power was transferred in the Mughal empire - Rediff.com India News
3 months ago, Sat, Dec 9, 2017, 05:15:49
The cardinal rule for Mughal princes was 'Ya Takht, Ya Takhta' (the throne or the funeral pyre). They often went to battle against their brothers, even their father, to become emperor, points out Syed Firdaus Ashraf. Nothing bloodless about it.