His grandfather established the Mughal Empire. Akbar conquered the great highway into the Decan -- Malwa, Khandesh, Berar, Ahmadnagar. He raised Abul Fazl to the command of the four thousand. He revitalized India's culture while promoting tolerance for all religeons.
For more information on Akbar and India here is an installment from Akbar Establishes the Moghul Empire In India by James Wheeler.
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