Mughal Love

This blog is simply about remembering the enriched culture and history of India long before it was divided into pakistan and bangladesh. The Mughal Empire was the dominant power in the Indian subcontinent between the mid-16th century and the early 18th century
 

Murgh Korma (Creamy Chicken Curry)
Chicken korma is a beloved Indian recipe that came from the Moghuls (the Muslim rulers of much of India from the 16th to 19th centuries). The meat is lightly browned, then simmered in yogurt and puréed almonds and cashew nuts and fragrant spices.
Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/YmHXUk
Photo: Penny De Los Santos

 

Murgh Korma (Creamy Chicken Curry)

Chicken korma is a beloved Indian recipe that came from the Moghuls (the Muslim rulers of much of India from the 16th to 19th centuries). The meat is lightly browned, then simmered in yogurt and puréed almonds and cashew nuts and fragrant spices.

Get the recipe: http://bit.ly/YmHXUk

Photo: Penny De Los Santos

An Ottoman gem-set enamelled gold, 19th Century dome-shaped circular form, with diamonds, emeralds and rubies set in gold around a large circular emerald in a raised setting, with a border of rubies, reverse of plain gold, fitted later with pin 5 cm. diam.; 59 g.

An Ottoman gem-set enamelled gold, 19th Century dome-shaped circular form, with diamonds, emeralds and rubies set in gold around a large circular emerald in a raised setting, with a border of rubies, reverse of plain gold, fitted later with pin 5 cm. diam.; 59 g.

Fine Antique Carved Emerald and Diamond Pendant, India, probably 19th century,

Fine Antique Carved Emerald and Diamond Pendant, India, probably 19th century,

The Mughals were fricking loaded 
A rare Mughal gem-set gold spoon, India, 17th-18th century. Photo Sotheby’s

The Mughals were fricking loaded 

A rare Mughal gem-set gold spoon, India, 17th-18th century. Photo Sotheby’s

, South India | 22kt Gold bracelet. ca. Beginning of the 1900s.

, South India | 22kt Gold bracelet. ca. Beginning of the 1900s.

The Mughals- Conquerors of India 7: Aurangzeb

This week, we look at the final well-known Mughal emperor of the empire - Abul Muzaffar Muhi-ud-Din Mohammad Aurangzeb, one of the most controversial emperors as depicted by his treatments and attitude towards non-Muslims and his leading style.

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Window , Red fort, Delhi. #Indyachalo #india #Moghul #monuments (Taken with instagram)

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Window , Red fort, Delhi. #Indyachalo #india #Moghul #monuments (Taken with instagram)