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My date for the evening: Jahangir

Jahangir (Hindi: नूरुद्दीन सलीम जहांगीर Urdu: سلیم جهانگیر نورالدین Persian: نورالدین سلیم جهانگیر) (full title: Al-Sultan al-‘Azamwal Khaqan al-Mukarram, Khushru-i-Giti Panah, Abu'l-Fath Nur-ud-din Muhammad Jahangir Padshah Ghazi[Jannat-Makaani]) (20 September 1569 – 8 November 1627) was the ruler of the Mughal Empire from 1605 untilhis death. The name Jahangir is from Persian جهانگیر,meaning “Conqueror of the World”. Nur-ud-din or Nur al-Din isan Arabic name which means “ Light of the Faith.” Born as Prince Muhammad Salim, he was the third and eldestsurviving son of Mogul Emperor Akbar. Akbar’s twin sons, Hasan and Hussain, died in infancy. His mother was theRajput Princess of Amber, Jodhabai (born Rajkumari Hira Kunwari, eldest daughter of Raja Bihar Mal or Bharmal,Raja of Amber, India).[1]