He was compelled to take to flight with very few companions, but his great personal courage and daring struck the army of his opponents with such dismay that they again returned to their allegiance and Baber regained his kingdom.
At the beginning of the 16th century the Rajput power began to revive, only to be overthrown by Baber at Fatehpur Sikri in 1527.
BABER, or Babar (1483-1530), a famous conqueror of India and founder of the so-called Mogul dynasty.
His name was Zahir ud-din-Mahomet, and he was given the surname of Baber, meaning the tiger.
Omar died in 1495, and Baber, though only twelve years of age, succeeded to the throne.