logging in or signing up Economic Life during the mughal period. studydude Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 4050 Category: Education License: All Rights Reserved Like it (5) Dislike it (0) Added: September 16, 2010 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 1 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... By: mustaf52 (30 month(s) ago) Hello dear author I need this ppt to teach student in my class can u plz allow me to dowwnload or email me this ppt on firstname.lastname@example.org It would indeed be a helping hand for me Saving..... Post Reply Close By: studydude (29 month(s) ago) download it yourself...cuz i cnt access my email Saving..... Edit Comment Close Premium member Presentation Transcript Economic Life During The Mughal Period. : Economic Life During The Mughal Period. By: Group no.3. Introduction. : Introduction. The social and economic life of India underwent many changes during the Mughal Period. There were rich contributions in the field of agriculture, painting, and literature. Economic Life. : Economic Life. The chief occupation – Agriculture. Crops grown – jowar, bajra, wheat, rice, cotton, sugarcane. Cultivation of new crops like – tobacco, maize, potato, chilly. Agriculture. : Agriculture. The Mughal Rulers encouraged agriculture. Made efforts to bring more land under cultivation. In drought-like conditions, farmers were given loan for seeds and agricultural work. Kinds of Occupations. : Kinds of Occupations. In addition to agriculture, occupations like - Fishing. Mineral Industry. Production of Salt. Textile Industry. Occupation. : Occupation. Gujarat, Bengal and Orissa – known for textile industry. Agra, Patna, Khambayat and Paithan – Cloth. A number of other industries such as – paints and pigments, metal work of various kinds, ship-building flourished during this period. Transport. : Transport. Big network of roads connecting centres of various occupations, trade centres and ports. Agra- centre of transport system. Kandhahar, Khambayat, Burhanpur, Kabul, Sonargaon – Main highways connecting to Agra. Highways. : Highways. Serais or dharmashlas – travelers to rest. Trees were planted on both the sides of highways – travelers could get shade. Wells - provide drinking water. Coins. : Coins. Minted coins in large quantities. Therefore, this ensured a sufficient supply of currency to the traders. Gold coins minted. Mohur coin.(Gold Coins). : Mohur coin.(Gold Coins). Daam coins.(Copper Coins.) : Daam coins.(Copper Coins.) Trade. : Trade. Trade carried – Khambayat, Surat, Bharuch, Cochin, etc. Trade centres – Delhi, Agra, Burhanpur, Kabul, etc. Trade. : Trade. International trade – food grains, variety of textiles, salt, lead, aromatic substances, etc. Transporting goods – horses, oxen, camels, donkeys and bullock-carts. Trade with – different countries of Asia and Europe. Mainly exported – spices, textiles, medicinal herbs and indigo. Chief items- gold, silver, copper, zinc, mercury, etc. Slide 14: The End. You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.