Friday, August 25, 2006

Jalaluddin Muhammad Akbar

Jalaluddin Muhammad Akbar:

Also spelled as Jellaladin, Celalettin was also known as Akbar the Great. He was born on October 15, 1542 and his life came to an end on October 27, 1605. He was the son of Humayun whom he succeeded to become ruler of the Mughal Empire from 1556 until 1605. He was only thirteen when ascended the throne and he said to be as the greatest of the Mughal emperors. During his reign, he eliminated external military threats from the different Afghan descendants to Sher Shah), and at the Second Battle of Panipat defeated the Hindu leader Hemu. In addition to his military gains, the emperor solidified his rule by repealing the jizya tax on non-Muslims and courting the favor of the powerful Rajput caste, to the extent of marrying Rajput princesses.

Thursday, August 10, 2006

tropical disturbance

On June 29, JTWC secreted a persistent tropical disturbance as a tropical depression while in the east of Palau. The melancholy moved northwestward and was upgraded to Tropical Storm 04W by the JTWC on June 30.on the other hand the JMA has designated as Tropical Storm Ewiniar. The Federated States of Micronesia has submitted a report saying that the depression was referring to a traditional storm god of Chuuk. . Ewiniar was responsible for at least 30 deaths in China, which it brushed as a typhoon. The typhoon gradually weakened as it moved over colder waters, and made landfall in South Korea on July 10 as a severe tropical storm.