Delhi Sultanate | The Slave Dynasty

Delhi Sultanate | The Slave Dynasty

When Muhammad Ghori died in 1206 AD he had left no male heir to succeed him. Taj-uddin Yildoz Governor of Kirman ascended the throne of Ghazni. Nasir-uddin-Qabacha held Uchch and Qutubuddin became the governor of the Indian provinces of Ghori. He functioned as an independent ruler. Qutubbudin not only helped Muhammad in all his Indian … Read more

Delhi Sultanate | The Saiyyid Dynasty

Delhi Sultanate | The Saiyyid Dynasty

Khizr Khan was not only the founder of the Saiyyid Dynasty but also its ablest ruler. Khizr Khan did not rule as a sovereign ruler but professed to rule as the deputy of Timur’s son and successor. He assumed the title of Shah and got the Khutba read in his name. In 1412 he conquered … Read more