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  • The Mughals’ contribution to a new variety of food

    The Mughals’ contribution to a new variety of food

    Though what passes off as Mughlai food these days is not the stuff that the great Mughals ate, it nevertheless continues a tradition of several centuries, during which a large assortment of dishes have been added

    April 19, 2018
  • Mughlai food still tickles the palate

    Mughlai food still tickles the palate

    Mughalai food has surprisingly survived long after the end of the Mughal empire, started by Zahiruddin Babar in 1526. The British deposed Bahadur Shah Zafar after the "Mutiny" of 1857, seized the Jama Masjid and Fatehpuri Masjid but couldn't ban Mughlai food, though Masita Kababi, patronized by the likes of Mirza Ghalib lying temporarily closed, …

    February 9, 2017