Jun 22, 2024, 03:40 PM IST

Most beautiful princesses of Mughal empire

Shweta Singh

Daughter of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal, known for her beauty and intellect. Influential in politics and patron of the arts, developed Chandni Chowk in Delhi.

Jahanara BegumĀ 

Daughter of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal, noted for her political acumen. Supported her brother Aurangzeb in the war of succession, wielding significant court influence.

Roshanara Begum

Daughter of Aurangzeb, celebrated poetess writing under the pen name "Makhfi". Renowned for her beauty and literary talent, her poetry remains influential.


Daughter of Babur and sister of Humayun, known for her memoir "Humayun Nama". Her writings provide a detailed account of Mughal court life.

Gulbadan Begum

Chief consort of Shah Jahan and mother of Jahanara and Roshanara Begum. Her beauty inspired the construction of the Taj Mahal, a symbol of eternal love.

Mumtaz Mahal

Daughter of Bahadur Shah I, known for her grace and beauty. Held significant influence within the royal household.

Bakht-un-Nissa Begum

Daughter of Aurangzeb, known for her piety and charitable works. Remained unmarried, dedicating her life to religious pursuits.

Zinat-un-Nissa Begum

Daughter of Humayun and sister of Akbar, known for her beauty and artistry. Made contributions to the cultural and artistic heritage of the Mughal court.

Aram Banu Begum