How to use Great mogul in a sentence
Captain Hawkins landed at Surat and travelled overland to Agra, passing some time at the court of the Great Mogul.
It was Captain Best who secured a regular firman for trade from the Great Mogul.
The great Mogul emperor's impoverished and enfeebled successor was fain to recognize the Mahratta state by a formal instrument.
It was then included in the dominions of Nizam-ul-mulk, the nominal viceroy of the great Mogul in the Deccan, from whom again it was subsequently conquered by Hyder Ali of Mysore.
The name Great Mogul has been frequently applied to this stone.Advertisement
There has been much discussion concerning the possibility of this stone and the Orloff being both fragments of the Great Mogul.
He suggests that the other and larger diamond of antiquity which was given to Shah Jahan may be one which is now in the treasury of Teheran, and that this is the true Great Mogul which was confused by Tavernier with the one he saw.
His great expedition to Delhi was undertaken in 1756 in order to avenge himself on the Great Mogul for the recapture of Lahore.
As his viceroy in Delhi he left a Rohilla chief in whom he had all confidence, but scarcely had he crossed the Indus when the Mahommedan wazir drove the chief from the city, killed the Great Mogul and set another prince of the family, a tool of his own, upon the throne.
Thenceforth the Great Mogul became a mere name, though the hereditary succession continued unbroken down to the time of the Mutiny.Advertisement
The opium monopoly was the property of the Great Mogul and was regularly sold.