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Ahmed Shah Of Gujarat
Ahmad Shah I, born Ahmad Khan, was a ruler of the Muzaffarid dynasty, who reigned over the Gujarat Sultanate
Gujarat Sultanate
from 1411 until his death in 1442.Contents1 Early life 2 Reign2.1 Consolidation of Sulatanate 2.2 Idar and Ahmadnagar 2.3 Mahim
Mahim
and Baglan3 Death 4 Image 5 Notes 6 References6.1 BibliographyEarly life[edit] Ahmad Shah was a Rajput Muslim born to Muhammad Shah I aka Tatar Khan who was a son of Muzaffar Shah I. Muhammad Shah I was probably killed by his uncle Shams Khan in favour of his grandfather Muzaffar Shah when he imprisoned him.[1] According to Mirat-i-Ahmadi, he abdicated the throne in favour of his grandson Ahmad Shah in 1410 due to his failing health. He died five months and 13 days later
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Ahmad Shah (other)
Ahmed Shah or Ahmad Shah is the name of: Kings[edit]Ahmad Shah Durrani (r. 1722–1772), founder of the Durrani dynasty and also known as Ahmad Shah Abdali Ahmad Shah Bahadur (r. 1748–1775), a Mughal emperor of northern India Sultan Ahmad Shah of Pahang (r. 1974–), 5th Sultan of Pahang and one of the heads-of-state of Malaysia Ahmad Shah Qajar (r
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Kheralu
Kheralu
Kheralu
is a city and a municipality in Mehsana district
Mehsana district
in the Indian state of Gujarat. It is a little north of Mahesana Proper town and it is approximately half the size of Mahesana. Geography[edit] Kheralu
Kheralu
is located at 23°53′N 72°37′E / 23.88°N 72.62°E / 23.88; 72.62.[1] It has an average elevation of 149 metres (488 feet). It is the second largest town in its district after Mehsana proper town.[citation needed] It used to have a flowing river which dry now . Demographics[edit] As of 2001[update] India
India
census,[2] Kheralu
Kheralu
had a population of 20,143. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Kheralu
Kheralu
has an average literacy rate of 68%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 76%, and female literacy is 59%
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Nadiad
Nadiad
Nadiad
is a city and an administrative centre of the Kheda district
Kheda district
in the Indian state of Gujarat
Gujarat
and the 8th largest city in the state of Gujarat.Contents1 History 2 Geography 3 Climate 4 Demographics 5 Scholars and personalities 6 Education 7 References 8 External linksHistory[edit]This section does not cite any sources. Please help improve this section by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (October 2017) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)The city of Nadiad
Nadiad
is said to have been settled by rope dancers, hence the historical name of "Natapadra" (outskirts of/for natas) or "Natpur" (city for natas). It is also referred to as 'Nandgam'. The city has nine routes, and on each route there is a step well
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Khambhat
Khambhat
Khambhat
( pronunciation (help·info)/kɑːmˈbɑːt/), also known as Cambay, is a town and the surrounding urban agglomeration in Khambhat
Khambhat
Taluka, Anand district
Anand district
in the Indian state of Gujarat.[1] It was once an important trading center, but its harbour gradually silted up, and the maritime trade moved elsewhere. Khambhat
Khambhat
lies on an alluvial plain at the north end of the Gulf of Khambhat, noted for the extreme rise and fall of its tides, which can vary as much as thirty feet in the vicinity of Khambhat. Khambhat
Khambhat
is known for its halvasan, sutarfeni and kites (patang). And though being a part of sources of oil and gas. Khambat is perhaps the only place in India, where the Harappan craft – the agate bead making is found in the living tradition. Surprisingly Khambat has no stone deposit
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Surat
8th 2nd (in Gujarat
Gujarat
state) • Density 14,000/km2 (35,000/sq mi) • Metro 5,935,000[4] • Metro rank 9th • Demonym SurtiTime zone IST (UTC+5:30)Pincode(s) 394 XXX, 395 XXXArea code(s) 91-261-XXX-XXXXVehicle registration GJ-05, GJ-19, GJ-28[6]Sex ratio 1.27[7] ♂/♀Coastline 35 kilometres (22 mi)Literacy rate 86.65%[8]Website www.suratmunicipal.gov.in Surat
Surat
is a city in the Indian state of Gujarat. It used to be a large seaport and is now a center for diamond cutting and polishing. It is the eighth largest city and ninth largest urban agglomeration in India. It is the administrative capital of the Surat
Surat
district. The city is located 284 kilometres (176 mi) south of the state capital, Gandhinagar; 265 kilometres (165 mi) south of Ahmedabad; and 289 kilometres (180 mi) north of Mumbai
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Bharuch
Bharuch
Bharuch
(Gujarati: ભરૂચ, Bharūca,  listen (help·info)), formerly known as Broach,[a] is a city at the mouth of the river Narmada
Narmada
in Gujarat
Gujarat
in western India. Bharuch
Bharuch
is the administrative headquarters of Bharuch District
Bharuch District
and is a municipality of about 370,000 inhabitants. Being one of the biggest industrial areas including Ankleshwar GIDC, it is at times referred as the chemical capital of India. The city of Bharuch
Bharuch
and its surroundings have been settled since times of antiquity. It was a ship building centre and sea port in the pre-compass coastal trading routes to points West, perhaps as far back as the days of the Pharaohs. The route made use of the regular and predictable monsoon winds or galleys
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Navsari
Navsari
Navsari
is a city municipality and the administrative headquarters Navsari District
Navsari District
of Gujarat, India. Navsari
Navsari
is also the Twin City of Surat, and only 30 km south of Surat.Contents1 History 2 Geography 3 Demographics 4 Etymology 5 Landmarks 6 Transportation 7 Education7.1 Universities and colleges 7.2 Schools8 Hospitals 9 Notable people 10 ReferencesHistory[edit]This section needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (August 2013) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)Navsari, one of the oldest cities of Gujarat, has a history of over 2000 years
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Dhu Al-Qi'dah
Dhu'l-Qi'dah, Dhu'l-Qa'dah, or alternatively Zulqida (Arabic: ذو القعدة‎, also transliterated Ḏū l-Qaʿdah, IPA: [ðʊlˈqɑʕda]) is the eleventh month in the Islamic calendar. It is one of the four sacred months in Islam during which warfare is prohibited, hence the name "Master of Truce".Contents1 Transliteration 2 Timing 3 Islamic Events 4 Hadith 5 References 6 External linksTransliteration[edit] The most correct and most traditionally widespread transliteration of the month according to the thirteenth century Syrian jurist al-Nawawi is Dhu'l Qa'dah
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Hijri Year
The Hijri year
Hijri year
(Arabic: سَنة هِجْريّة‎) or era (التقويم الهجري at-taqwīm al-hijrī) is the era used in the Islamic lunar calendar, which begins its count from the Islamic New Year in 622 AD. During that year, Muhammad
Muhammad
and his followers migrated from Mecca
Mecca
to Yathrib (now Medina). This event, known as the Hijra, is commemorated in Islam
Islam
for its role in the founding of the first Muslim community (ummah). In the West, this era is most commonly denoted as AH (Latin: Anno Hegirae /ˈænoʊ ˈhɛdʒɪriː/, "in the year of the Hijra") in parallel with the Christian (AD) and Jewish eras (AM) and can similarly be placed before or after the date. In Muslim countries, it is also commonly abbreviated H ("Hijra") from its Arabic abbreviation hāʾ (هـ)
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Bhadra Fort
name = Bhadra affiliation = Devi abode = Alkapuri god_of = Goddess of Hunt and Bhadrakaal mantra = Om Bhadraya Namah consort = Kubera parents = Surya
Surya
and Chhaya siblings = Shani,Tapi river,YamiYama,Ashvins In Hinduism, Bhadra is a goddess of the hunt and one of Shiva's Gana. The queen of the Lord Kuber was Bhadra, the daughter of lord Suryadev and sister of Shani
Shani
. It is believed that she was filled with halahal or poison . [1] Bhadra[edit] Bhadra is the daughter of Surya
Surya
and Chhaya. The god Varuna, who had formerly been enamoured of her, carried her off from Utathya's hermitage, and would not give her up to Narada, who was sent to bring her back. Utathya, greatly enraged, drank up all the sea, still, Varuna
Varuna
would not let her go
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Idar State
Idar
Idar
State [1] or Edar, was a princely state of India
India
during the time of the British Raj. It was the most important state of the Mahi Kantha Agency, within the Gujarat Division
Gujarat Division
of Bombay Presidency.[2] Idar
Idar
State had an area of 1669 km², and a population (1901) of 168,557, showing a decrease of 44% in the decade as the result of famine. The estimated gross revenue was £29,000 and the tribute to the gaekwar of Baroda, £2000. In 1901 the raja and his posthumous son both died, and the succession devolved upon Pratap Singh of Idar
Pratap Singh of Idar
of Jodhpur.[2][3] The line of railway from Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad
through Prantij
Prantij
runs mainly through this state. Much of the territory is held by kinsmen of the raja on feudal tenure. The products are grain, oil-seeds and sugar-cane
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Modasa
Modasa
Modasa
is a town and a municipality in Aravalli district
Aravalli district
in the Indian state of Gujarat. Modasa
Modasa
became headquarters of new Aravalli district, carved out from tribal-dominated areas of Sabarkantha. The new district was declared on January 26, 2013 and formed on August 15, 2013.[2][3] It is an economic centre for agricultural exports, at both the provincial and national levels. As a centre for the surrounding villages, Modasa
Modasa
acts as a transportation hub for both residents and tourists, and has two large hospitals. The city also provides a nucleus of doctors for the people of northern Gujarat
Gujarat
and some migrants of southern Rajasthan. Modasa
Modasa
is emerging as an education centre for the area, with new pharmacy and engineering colleges and CBSE school supplementing the more traditional educational faculties
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Muzaffar Shah I
Muzaffar Shah I, born Zafar Khan, was a ruler of the Muzaffarid dynasty, who reigned over the Gujarat Sultanate
Gujarat Sultanate
from 1391 to 1403 and later again from 1404 to 1411. Appointed as the governor of Gujarat
Gujarat
by Tughluq of Delhi
Delhi
sultanate, he declared independence and founded the Gujarat Sultanate
Gujarat Sultanate
when there was a chaos in Delhi
Delhi
following Timur's invasion
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Chittor
Chittorgarh
Chittorgarh
 pronunciation (help·info) (also Chittor or Chittaurgarh) is a city and a municipality in Rajasthan
Rajasthan
state of western India. It lies on the Berach River, a tributary of the Banas, and is the administrative headquarters of Chittorgarh District
Chittorgarh District
and a former capital of the Sisodia
Sisodia
Rajput
Rajput
Dynasty of Mewar. The city of Chittaurgarh is located on the banks of river Gambhiri and Berach. Chittorgarh
Chittorgarh
is home to the Chittor Fort, the largest fort in India
India
and Asia. It was the site of three major sieges (1303, 1535, and 1567–1568) by Muslim invaders, and its Hindu rulers fought fiercely to maintain their independence
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Hoshang Shah
Hoshang Shah
Hoshang Shah
(Alp Khan) (1406-35) was the first formally appointed Islamic king of the Malwa
Malwa
region of Central India.[1][2] Also called Hushang Shah Gori, he was known as Alp Khan before he took on the title Hoshang Shah
Hoshang Shah
after being crowned the ruler of Malwa. Alp Khan's father Dilawar Khan
Dilawar Khan
Ghori had belonged to the court of Firozshah Tughlaq, the Sultan of Delhi
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