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Kingdoms of Berār and Bīdar


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‛Imād-Shāhī Dynasty—Kingdom of Berār

Barīd-Shāhī Dynasty—Kingdom of Bīdar

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Chronology

Sources for these dynasties are poor, and some of the data given above are subject to revision.

Basmee Ansari, A. S., “‛Imād Shāhī,” Encyclopaedia of Islam, III (1971), 1159–61.Goron, S., and J. P. Goenka, Coins of the Indian Sultanates (New Delhi, 2001).

1471–1485

Fatḥ Allāh ‛Imād al-Mulk (Bahmanī governor of Berār 1471; asserted independence 1485)

1485–1531

‛Alā' al-Dīn (son; assumed the title of shah 1491)

1531–1562

Daryā (son)

1562–1574

Burhān (son; deposed; conquest of Berār by Aḥmadnagar)

1492–1504

Qāsim I (Qāsim Barīd) (Bahmanī chief minister and de facto ruler at Bīdar 1492)

1504–1543

Amīr I (son)

1543–1579

‛Alī I (son; assumed the title of shah)

1579–1587

Ibrāhīm (son)

1587–1591

Qāsim II (brother)

1591

‛Alī II (son; deposed)

1591–1601

Amīr II (cousin; deposed)

1601–1609

Mīrzā ‛Alī (cousin)

1609–1619

Amīr III (relationship uncertain; deposed; conquest of Bīdar by Bījāpūr)

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