Lodi (Pashtun tribe)

Lodi or Lodhi is a sub-group of the Ghilzai tribe of Pashtuns of Afghanistan and Pakistan.[1]

The Lodi dynasty was a Pashtun[2] dynasty that ruled the Delhi Sultanate from 1451 to 1526. It was the last dynasty of the Sultanate, and was founded by Bahlul Khan Lodi.[3]


  1. ^ Malik, Jamal (2008). Islam in South Asia: A Short History. p. 123.
  2. ^ https://books.google.com/books?id=5L8CnWkACQkC&pg=PR11&dq=lodhi+dynasty+afghan&hl=nl&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwinmMP3-83gAhUDLVAKHWeHD10Q6AEIRTAI
  3. ^ Sen, Sailendra (2013). A Textbook of Medieval Indian History. Primus Books. pp. 122–125. ISBN 978-9-38060-734-4.