The Dowager Queens

Who can write about the most powerful women of the Mughal Empire and leave out the Dowager Queens?

Hamida Banu Begum

Emperor Akbar’s mother

Dowager Queen Hamida

Born around 1527. Died 8/29/1604.

Gulbadan Begum

Emperor Akbar’s aunt

Princess Gulbadan (Rosebody)

Born around 1523. Died 2/7/1603.

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