- died 1828, Zulu military leader, who founded the Zulu Empire in southern Africa
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He looted the country from Dara to Shaka, and did not show any respect to my orders.
At eighteen years he knew all the sutra and the doctrines of Shaka (Sakyamuni), and books whether exoteric or esoteric.Bakemono Yashiki (The Haunted House)
James S. De Benneville
Gordon determined therefore to march on Shaka, the old headquarters of Zebehr and his son.
General Gordon reached Shaka on 7th April, and at once issued a notice to the slave-dealers to quit that advantageous station.
He was then on his way to Cairo after swearing his people to rebel (if he was retained there), under a tree at Shaka.