1343: the southern kingdom builds its capital at Vijayanagar (Hampi) 1345: Nobles revolt against Muhammad ibn Tughluq, declare their independence from the Delhi sultanate, and found the Bahmani dynasty in the Deccan 1346: the Vijayanagar kingdom conquers the Hoysalas 1346: the Hoysala dynasty disintegrates 1347: Turkish governor Ala-ud-Din Bahman Shah rebels against the Sultan of Delhi and founds the Bahmani Sultanate in Bijapur
The most striking room in Anita Lal's Delhi house is the dining room. Inspired by the exquisite kalamkari tent of Tipu Sultan, the king of Mysore in the eighteenth century (which is included in the V&A Fabric of India exhibition), it has a dramatically coloured chintz-design fabric battened onto the walls to create a tent-like effect. The fabric was designed by Anita's team and, as Anita is keen to point out, printed onto a very inexpensive cloth.
Niloufer Farhat Begum Sahiba (b January 4, 1916) was one of the last princesses of the Ottoman Empire. She was married to the second son of the last Nizam of Hyderabad in India Moazzam Jah. She was judged one of the 10 most beautiful women in the world. She died in Paris on June 12, 1989.
TANKA | Coins of Delhi Sultan - Khaljis Dynasty | Ruler / Authority : Qutb Al Din Mubarak | Denomination : Tanka | Metal : Silver | Weight (gm) : 11 | Shape : Round | Types/Series : Al Sultan Legend Type / Sikandar Al Zaman | Calendar System : AH (Anno Hijri) | Issued Year : 717 | Minting Technique : Die struck | Mint : Hadrat Dehli | Obverse Description : Al Sultan Al Azam Qutb Al-Dunya Wa'l Din Abu'l Muzaffar Mubarak Shah Al Sultan bin Al Sultan |