Ahmed Shah I

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Tomb of Ahmed Shah

Ahmed Shah I was a sultan of Gujarat's ruling of Gujarat from 1411 until his death in 1442. He founded Ahmedabad as a capital of the Gujarat Sultanate. Ahmedabad is named after him.[1]

The successors of his race still live in the city as royalties. According to the last traces of family tree the successor of the dynasty was B.B. shah ( Raja 1 ) H.B. shah ( Raja 2 ) D.H shah ( Raja ) The youngest successor of the sultanate Gujarat lives as a royalty and is still following the rituals and the pacts of being the royalty.

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  1. ^ More, Anuj (October 18, 2010). "Baba Maneknath’s kin keep alive 600-yr old tradition". The Indian Express. Retrieved February 21, 2013. 

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