Book Name: Humayun Nama
Writer: Gulbadan Begum
Gulbadan Begum is the author of the book Humayun Nama Pdf. Princess Gulbadan Begum was the daughter of the Mughal emperor Zaheer Ud Din Babar, the founder of Mughal dynasty in India. She was the sister of Naseer Ud Din Humayun, the successor of Babar. Princess Gulbabadan was the granddaughter of Amir Timurid.
Naseer Ud Din Muhammad Humayun was the second emperor of Mughal dynasty. He sat on the throne after the death of Babar. He faced trouble due to disobedience of his brothers Kamran, Askari, and Hindal. An Afghan chief Sher Shah Suri captured the throne and forced to Humayun left Dehli.
Humayun went to Kabul and later stayed in Persia for many years. After the death of Sher Shah Suri, Humayun came to India again. He took back the throne with the help of Persian king. The book Humayun Nama Pdf is about the rise and fall of Humayun.
Gulbadan Begum compiled his memories in the Persian language. He authored Humayun Nama on the request of his nephew, Jalal Ud Din Akbar. Gulbadan Begum has a great skill of storytelling. She came to India after the victories of Babar in Dehli and Kanwah. Gulbadan spent most of his life with Humayun, her brother. She has much knowledge about the private life of Humayun. She knew well about the hardships, which faced Humayun in exile. Gulbadan often told about that struggle to Akbar.
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The book Humayun Nama Pdf is initially in the Persian language. Its name is Ahwal Humayun Padshah Jama Kardam Gulbadan Begum Bint Babar Padshah Amma Akbar Padshah. The following book Humayun Nama is an Urdu translation of the Persian text. The book is available in pdf form for you here.
In the book Humayun Nama Pdf, Gulbadan Begum told about Humayun reign. She mostly spoke about the private life of Humayun. She described the experience of King,s home and relatives. Gulbadan was the only women from the Mughal family who compiled her memories. She used the simple language in the book. The book is an authentic document of the history. I hope you will like Humayun Nama Pdf. You may also read the book Punjab Mughalon Ke Ahd e Zawal Main, 1857 Ke Chand Aham Kirdar, and Babar Nama.