Second Battle of Panipat The second battle of Panipat was won by the Mughal Army of Akbar. The battle took place between the armies of Mughal Emperor Akbar and King Hemu. The war took place on 5th November, 1556. Having consolidated his position in Delhi and Agra, Hemu decided to send an army to … [Read more...] about Who won the Second Battle of Panipat?
Battles and Wars in India
Battle of Karnal The Battle of Karnal was fought between the armies of Nader Shah and Mughal Emperor Muhammad Shah. Inspite of have a large army, Muhammad Shah was defeated in the battle. The incident took place on 24th February, 1739 near Karnal, Haryana, India. Muhammad Shah had learnt of the … [Read more...] about Battle of Karnal
The Battle of Bhopal Introduction: The Battle of Bhopal was fought between the Maratha empire and the Mughal empire (together with allies) on 24th December, 1737 near Bhopal. The decisive victory of the Marathas in the Battle of Bhopal is a significant event in the history of India. War: Alarmed … [Read more...] about The Battle of Bhopal between Marathas and Mughal Empire (1737)
The second battle of Panipat between Hemu and Mughal Army marked the final triumph of the Mughals in their contest for supremacy in India. Bairam Khan, the military commander of Mughal Emperor Akbar, put a bold face on the situation and overruling the decision of timid counselors determined to … [Read more...] about Second Battle of Panipat between Hemu and Mughal Army (1556)
Sher Khan, an Afghan chief of the Sur dynasty, took full advantage of this situation. Hence in the reign of Babur’s son, Humayun, there was a recrudescence of hostilities between the Mughals and Afghans. Sher Khan defeated Humayun, hounded him out of India and brought about a revival of the Afghan … [Read more...] about Humayun vs. Sher Khan