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    The Feast of Roses Taj Mahal Trilogy #2 Indu SundaresanThe love story of Emperor Jahangir and Mehrunnisa begun in the critically praised debut novel The Twentieth Wife continues in Indu Sundaresan's The Feast of Roses This lush new novel tells the story behind one of the great tributes to romantic love and one of the seven wonders of the world the Taj MahalMehrunnisa better known as Empress Nur Jahan comes into Jahangi

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    This one eclipsed my senses of somewhat retribution I held for the first part Brilliant chronicle about the Reign of Mehrunnisa Nur Jahan Begum over the Zenana as Padshah Begum and on the emperor Jahangir himself And Jahangir exactly acting like – Love struck looney His actions according to my perceptions were beyond justification As for Mehrunnisa bow down to you ueen of Manipulation Her character map is s

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    If you read my review on preuel to this book The Twentieth Wife you'll know that I loved it This book continues with the life of Mehrunnisa eventual empress of the Mughal Dynasty and her rise from nothing to one of the most powerful rulers It's beautifully written and glorious in its details I would love to see a movie made from these books just for the amazing palaces and clothing described in the books

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    A book with a word ‘rose’ in the title is so mushy romantic MB types something that I would never read But then I have found some great books and authors through recommendations from friends Now I can confidently say that this author is here to stay on my list to read The hard work and perseverance of author Indu Sundaresan shines through the book It’s a very long story and based on historical records f

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    UGGG this was horrid Had to drag myself through it The 1st book in the series The 20th Wife was SO much better

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    The Twentieth wife was better in my opinion but this novel again about Empress Nur Jahan aka Nisa was just as b

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    This is like the mascarpone cheesecake of books incredibly rich satisfying in even the smallest bite but absolutely addictive The sheer amount of historical and setting research made the historian in me happy in the heart so much detail I could've taken a bath in it The author manages not to turn it into either a headlong rush from one significant event to the next or a patronizing anthropological study of an exotic time and placeThe main c

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    After 85 years I finished this book That was very very very messy but I love my idiotic Mughal children and I'm a sucker for drama so yeehaw RTC I am ready to see Mehrunissa Nur Jahan top Jagat Gosni once and for all Also I love that Khurram actually supports her

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    I wondered if this would make it into the five star category by the end along side my treasured reads and the fact that ive just closed the last page and grieving a bit allready for Nur Jahan and my time spent engrossed in that historical era of Mughal India means it makes the grade I read most of this book in B

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    The mask is off the charm is wrought And Selim to his heart has caughtHis Nourmahal his Haram’s LightAnd well do vanish’d frowns enhanceThe charm of every brighten’d glanceAnd dearer seems each dawning smileFor having lost its light awhileAnd happier now for all her sighsAs on his arm her head reposesShe whispers to him with laughing eyes“Remember love the Feast of Roses”In 1526 when the nomadic Timurid warrior

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REVIEW Ç WIKIWEBDIR.CO.UK Ñ Indu Sundaresan

Woman Jahangir marries for love at the old age of thirty four He loves her so deeply that he eventually transfers his powers of sovereignty to herPower and wealth do not come easily to Mehrunnisa she has to fight for them She has a formidable rival in the imperial harem Empress Jagat Gosini who has schemed and plotted against Mehrunnisa from early on Mehrunnisa's problems do not just lie within the harem walls but at court too as she battles powerful ministers for supremacy These ministers who have long had Emperor Jahangir's confidence and trust c. UGGG this was horrid Had to drag myself through it The 1st book in the series The 20th Wife was SO much better

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Onsider Mehrunnisa a mere woman who cannot have a voice in the outside worldMehrunnisa combats all of this by forming a junta of sorts with three men she can rely on her father her brother and Jahangir's son Prince Khurram She demonstrates great strength of character and cunning to get what she wants sometimes at a cost of personal sorrow when she almost loses her daughter's love But she never loses the love of the man who bestows this power upon her Emperor Jahangir The Feast of Roses is a tale of this power and love the story of power behind a vei. I wondered if this would make it into the five star category by the end along side my treasured reads and the fact that ive just closed the last page and grieving a bit allready for Nur Jahan and my time spent engrossed in that historical era of Mughal India means it makes the grade I read most of this book in Bali surrounded by lush gardens and foundtains and it was an ideal place to kick back and get immersed in the Zenana and its politcs Being the second book it was nice to allready have a familiarity from the get go and get emotionally involved that much uicker Merunissa was a fascinating woman she had to have balls to stay on top at times she lost her appeal as a lead character through her actions but they were all as ruthless as each other back then it seems and whenever she was in danger of not coming out on top it was always her side i felt i was on Those poor Princes in two generations being used as pawns for power plays and never knowing how the succession was going to go Thanks to Jackie for reccommending these books

REVIEW Ç WIKIWEBDIR.CO.UK Ñ Indu Sundaresan

The love story of Emperor Jahangir and Mehrunnisa begun in the critically praised debut novel The Twentieth Wife continues in Indu Sundaresan's The Feast of Roses This lush new novel tells the story behind one of the great tributes to romantic love and one of the seven wonders of the world the Taj MahalMehrunnisa better known as Empress Nur Jahan comes into Jahangir's harem as his twentieth and last wife Almost from the beginning of her royal life she fits none of the established norms of womanhood in seventeenth century IndiaMehrunnisa is the first. The Feast of Roses Taj Mahal Trilogy 2 Indu SundaresanThe love story of Emperor Jahangir and Mehrunnisa begun in the critically praised debut novel The Twentieth Wife continues in Indu Sundaresan s The Feast of Roses This lush new novel tells the story behind one of the great tributes to romantic love and one of the seven wonders of the world the Taj MahalMehrunnisa better known as Empress Nur Jahan comes into Jahangir s harem as his twentieth and last wife Almost from the beginning of her royal life she fits none of the established norms of womanhood in seventeenth century IndiaMehrunnisa is the first woman Jahangir marries for love at the old age of thirty four He loves her so deeply that he eventually transfers his powers of sovereignty to herPower and wealth do not come easily to Mehrunnisa she has to fight for them She has a formidable rival in the imperial harem Empress Jagat Gosini who has schemed and plotted against Mehrunnisa from early on Mehrunnisa s problems do not just lie within the harem walls but at court too as she battles powerful ministers for supremacy These ministers who have long had Emperor Jahangir s confidence and trust consider Mehrunnisa a mere woman who cannot have a voice in the outside worldMehrunnisa combats all of this by forming a junta of sorts with three men she can rely on her father her brother and Jahangir s son Prince Khurram She demonstrates great strength of character and cunning to get what she wants sometimes at a cost of personal sorrow when she almost loses her daughter s love But she never loses the love of the man who bestows this power upon her Emperor Jahangir The Feast of Roses is a tale of this power and love the story of power behind a veil 2010