Nur Jahan – the Light of the World

Mehr-un-Nissa was an influential woman of the Mughal era, well-known for her great beauty, unmatched intelligence, and volatile temper. As a woman in the 1600s, the tale of her rise to power and prominence is unique and noteworthy. After some setbacks in the earlier part of her life, her fortunes changed after her marriage to Jahangir, … Continue reading Nur Jahan – the Light of the World