FC: The Mughal Empire founded by Barbur in 1526 lasted for more than 300 years. It united most of the peoples of South Asia. Its golden age occurred during the reign of Akbar, grandson of Babur. Akbar ruled from 1556 to 1605. Under the Mughals, Islamic and Hindu styles or art and architecture | Blended to create a unique Indian style. Painters adapted Persian techniques to produce elegant miniature portraits and to illustrate Hindu stories Mughal power weakened in the 1700s. Wasteful spending hurt the empire. Also, Akbar's successors ended his policy of toleration. They imposed heavy taxes on Hindus, closed Hindu schools, and dismissed Hindus from government. Such actions led to Hindu princes to revolt.Civil war between muslim princes also broke out.
1: Sources : Pictures were both found on google.com All information was from Lincoln Interactive: World Cultures | Hannah Allen ha12899 Mrs.Brentzel World Cultures 9:00 - 10:00