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Mughal empire- Akbar's administration II
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Akbar is famous for his administrative efficiency, secularism,patronage to art and culture along with expansion of the empire

Abhishek Srivastava is teaching live on Unacademy Plus

Abhishek Srivastava
GS faculty and subject matter expert | 4 yrs Teaching Exp.| HiStory, Geog. and Polity courses with interrelation, logic & chronology.

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So we now know the contributions of Akbar, but sir your contribution is remarkable the extent to which you have covered this portion of history is prodigious.
sir some sources say Akbar build humayun Tom while some says it was his wife who built it pls tell me the correct one
  1. Crash Course The Medieval Indian History Mughal Empire Akbar's Administration

  2. Abhishek Srivastava ABOUT ME: .Qualified IIT JEE 2006 . Indian maritime University, Kolkata Marine Engineer Qualified for UPSC mains twice Got selected in SSC and IBPS twice . GS faculty . Crash Course on Modern History . Crash Course on Ancient History Ncert Class VI Summary . Delhi Sultanate

  3. Organisation of the government: Administration Pargana and Sarkar continued Faujdar(land and order) and amalguzar(land revenue) . chief officers of sarkar chief officers of sarkar Territories of the empire were divided into: 1. Jagir (alloted to nobles and member of the family) 2. Khalisa (directly goes to royal exchequer) 3. Inam (alloted to learned and religious man)

  4. Reorganised Central gov Division of power Check and balances . Wakil ...powers taken from him Wazir Earlier various deptt under him - Continued as head of revenue dept Not most important -Diwan or diwane aala

  5. .Mirbakshi - head of the military department Head of nobility Head of intelligence in charge of the imperical household. head of the judicial department. responsible for all charitable and religious endowments. Mir saman Chief Quazi- Sadar

  6. Jharokha (look and petition) . Jharokha (look and petition) . Diwan e aam-open darbar to consider petition . Bathing apartment- ghusal khana Met ministers . 1580 Divided empire into 12 subahs Bengal Bihar Allahabad Awadh Agra... Subahdar, diwan bakshi...all appointed ar, diwan bakshi.. all ap

  7. Religion and social reform: V Abolished jaziya and pilgrim tax V Giving patronage to local languages and writers liberal policy of religious tolarance. v abolished the practice of forcibly converting prisoners of war to Islam Initially orthodox later Policy of sulh kul Liberals like Abul Fazl, Faizi and Mahesh das v built a hall called ibadat khana or the hall of prayer at Fatehpur sikiri open to all religions V mazhar

  8. Din-i-iiahi akbar found new religion v based on a sythesis of values taken from the different religions Birbal, only hindu who followed this religion V tulasidas also lived during his period V akbar built v Fatehpur sikiri Agra fort allahabad fort Y humayun's tomb.

  9. Fatehpur sikiri Agra fort humavun's tomb

  10. social and educational reforms: v he stopped sati v widow remarriage legalised Age of marriage 14 / 16 v the sale of wines and sprits was restricted. revised educational syllabus laying more emphasis on moral education and mathematics and secular subjects