In 1675 he executed the Sikh master Tegh Bahadur in view of his refusal to change over to Islam. The Sikh disobedience that took after proceeded all through Aurangzeb’s rule; relations amongst Sikhs and Muslims have been strained from that point onward.
In 1679 Aurangzeb reintroduced the jizya, a survey assess for non-Muslims that had been canceled by Akbar the Great a century prior. The outcome was a revolt of the Hindu Rajputs, upheld by Aurangzeb’s third child Akbar, in 1680 – 1681. In the south of the domain the Maratha kingdom was vanquished and separated and its ruler Sambhaji executed in 1689, which began a long and debilitating guerilla crusade by the Maratha Hindu populace.
The progressing battles put serious strain on the realm’s accounts, and expanded tax assessment prompted to a few worker revolts, frequently however not generally under the appearance of religious developments.
At Aurangzeb’s demise the realm was bigger than before however extremely debilitated. It made due for an additional 150 years yet was in consistent religious strife. What Akbar the Great had so amazingly started fallen 300 years after the fact under the frontier invasion, in light of the fact that the domain’s monetary advance did not prompt to the political change that would have permitted encourage improvement.