Free Study Material For RRB Examination: General Knowledge (Medieval India)
Free Study Material For RRB Examination
Subject : General Knowledge (Medieval India)
The Sultanate of Delhi (1206 Ad-1526 Ad)
Mohammad Ghori invaded India & laid the foundation of the
Muslim dominion in India. He may be considered the ‘found of Muslim rule’ in
The Slave Dynasty (1206-90)
He was a Turkish slave by origin, he was powerhard by
Mohammad Ghori who later made him his Governer. After the death of Ghori, Aibak
founded the slave Dyanrty in 1206.
He caustructed ‘Ahai din ka Jopra’ at Ajmer. He also began
the construction of Qutub Minar. His successor Iltutmish (1211 to 1235 AD)
completed the construciton of Qutub Minar slave dynarty is also famous for
having given Indian its first woman ruler.
Rajia was succeeded by his brother Bahram Shah. Another
important rular of slave dynasty was Balbau who introduced ‘Sajda & Paibor’ as
the normal forms of salutation.
The Khilji Dynasty (1209-1320 AD)
Jalaludin Khilji founded the Khilji Dynarty. Another
important rules was Alaudin Khilji- Amir Khusrau was his favourite court poet.
The Tughlaq Dynasty (1320-1414 AD)
Important rules was:- Ghiyasuddin Tughlaq, Mohammad-bin-Tughlq,
Firoz Shah Tughalaq.
The Lodhi Dynasty (1451-1526 AD)
Bahlol Lodhi founded teh lodhi Dynasty. Sikandar Lodhi
shifted his capital from Dehli to Agra, a city founded by him. Ibrahim Lodhi was
the least king at teh Lodhi Dynasty.