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Bahadur Shah II, last Mughal Emperor of India (1838-1857). Painted by August Schoefft in 1854. Shah II was the last Mughal emperor and a member of the Timurid Dynasty. After his involvement in the Indian Rebellion of 1857, the British tried and then exiled him from Delhi and sent him to Rangoon in then-British-controlled Desi.


India Vintage Painting Indian freedom fighter Bahadur shah zafar hand painted

Zeenat Mahal - The Queen of Bahadur Shah Zafar - the Last Mughal Ruler


KATHMANDU VALLEY, Nepal: lies at the crossroads of ancient civilizations of Asia. It has at least 130 important monuments covering centuries of building, including several pilgrimage sites for Hindus and Buddhists. Bahadur Shah, who ruled as a regent for his nephew for close to a decade through 1794, built one of the latest temples in Durbar Square. Today, the Kathmandu Valley is also the most developed & populated place in Nepal.