Burhān ʿImād S̲h̲āh
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, (1560—72), last king of the ʿImād S̲h̲āhī dynasty [q. v.] in Berār; he was a child when he began to reign, and his minister Tufāl Ḵh̲ān confined him in the fort of Narnāla [q. v.] and usurped the government. In 1572 Murtaḍā Niẓām S̲h̲āh, king of Aḥmadnagar, besieged the fort and captured both the king and his minister, who were subsequently put to death.

Bibliography

Firis̲h̲ta, Guls̲h̲an-i Ibrāhīmī, Maḳāla iii.

Cite this page
“Burhān ʿImād S̲h̲āh”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, First Edition (1913-1936), Edited by M. Th. Houtsma, T.W. Arnold, R. Basset, R. Hartmann. Consulted online on 16 October 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-871X_ei1_SIM_1621>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004082656, 1913-1936



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