1557 in India
Events from the year 1557 in India.
Dam (Indian coin)
A Dam was a small Indian copper coin. The coin was first introduced by Sher Shah Suri during his rule of India between 1540 and 1545, along with Mohur, the gold coin and Rupiya the silver coin Later ...
Muhammad Adil Shah
Muhammad Adil Shah (reigned: 1554–1555) was the fourth ruler of the Sur dynasty, a late medieval Afghan dynasty of northern India.
He was the son of Nizam Khan, the younger brother of the Sultan S...
Muhammad Adil Shah - Wikipedia
Rohtasgarh Fort
The Rohtasgarh Fort or Rohtas Fort is one of the most ancient forts of India located in a small town of Rohtas in Bihar. The culture of the Sone Valley is best symbolized by the Rohtas Fort which is a...
Rohtasgarh Fort - Wikipedia
Sur Empire
The Suri Empire (Pashto: د سوریانو ټولواکمني‎) was established by a Muslim dynasty of Pashtun origin who ruled a large territory in Northern part of South Asia for nearly 16 years, between 1...
Sur Empire - Wikipedia
Isa Khan Niazi
Isa Khan Niazi (Pashto: عیسی خان نيازي‎) was an Afghan noble in the court of Sher Shah Suri and his son Islam Shah Suri, of the Sur dynasty, who fought the Mughal Empire.Isa khan Niazi was b...
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Tomb of Sher Shah Suri
Location in BiharThe tomb of Sher Shah Suri is in the Sasaram town of Bihar state, India. The tomb was built in memory of Emperor Sher Shah Suri, a Pathan from Bihar who defeated the Mughal Empire and...
Tomb of Sher Shah Suri - Wikipedia
Sikandar Shah Suri
Sikandar Shah Suri (died 1559) was the sixth ruler of Sur dynasty, a late medieval Pashtun (Afghan) dynasty of northern India. He became the sultan of Delhi after overthrowing Ibrahim Shah Suri.
S...
Ibrahim Shah Suri
Ibrahim Shah Suri was the fifth ruler of Sur dynasty, a Pashtun (Afghan) dynasty of late medieval northern India.
Ibrahim Khan Suri was son of Ghazi Khan. He was the brother-in-law of sultan Muham...
Grand Trunk Road
The Grand Trunk Road is one of Asia's oldest and longest major roads. For more than two millennia, it has linked the eastern and western regions of the Indian subcontinent, connecting South Asia with...
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Firuz Shah Suri
Firuz Shah Suri (died 1554) was the third ruler of Sur dynasty. He was son of Islam Shah Suri and succeeded him in 1554 when he was twelve years old. Firuz Shah Suri was assassinated within days of hi...
Firuz Shah Suri - Wikipedia
Islam Shah Suri
Islam Shah Suri (reigned: 1545–1554) was the second ruler of the Sur dynasty which ruled part of India in the mid-16th century. His original name was Jalal Khan and he was the second son of Sher...
Islam Shah Suri - Wikipedia
Rohtas Fort
73°35′20″E / 32.96250°N 73.58889°E / 32.96250; 73.58889Rohtas Fort (Urdu: قلعہ روہتاس‎ Qila Rohtas) is a historical garrison fort located near the city of Jhelum in ...
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Hemu
Hemu (/ˈheɪˌmuː/; also known as Hemu Vikramaditya and Hemchandra Vikramaditya) (died 5 November 1556) was a Hindu emperor of North India during the 16th century CE, a period when the Mughals and Afgha...
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Sher Shah Suri Masjid
Sher Shah Suri Masjid, mosque, Patna,also known as Shershahi, is an example of the Afghan style of architecture.Sher Shah Suri built this mosque in 1540–1545 to commemorate his reign.It is sited in th...
Sher Shah Suri
Sher Shah Suri (1486 – 22 May 1545) (Pashto: فريد خان شير شاہ سوري‎ – Farīd Xān Šer Šāh Sūrī, birth name Farid Khan, also known as Sher Khan, "The Lion King") was the founder of the Sur Empi...
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Tarikh-i-Sher Shahi
The Tarikh-i-Sher Shahi (Urdu: تاریخ شير شاہ سوری‎) (history of Sher Shah) dating 1580 CE, is a historical work compiled by Abbas Khan Sarwani, a waqia-navis under Mughal Emperor Akbar, deta...
Adil Shah Suri
Adil Shah Suri was the seventh and final ruler of the Sur dynasty. He was the brother of Sikandar Shah Suri, who ruled over a region east of Delhi after Sikandar Shah Suri was defeated by Humayun in 1...
Mohur
The 1835 Double Mohur, (reverse) also called Ashrafi, on average contains 23.32 grams of gold (0.9170 fine) and weighs 0.6875 of an ounce.A Mohur is a gold coin that was formerly minted by several gov...
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