Social Life - THe Hindu mode of life, social manners, and forms of addresses were changed. The upper and middle class people being closer to the ruling group, adopted these dress patterns, food habits etc. The elaborate courtesy, courtly language of address and formality in speech were taken up. Mughal dishes like naan, biryani, tandoori items, pulao were well accepted. Tobacco became popular, Many Muslim dresses like Sherwani, achkan, payjama, salwar, kurta etc became common dresses.