Tewodros II was Emperor of Ethiopia from 1855 until his demise in 1868. He was conceived Kassa Hailegiorgis. His standard is frequently positioned as the start of present day Ethiopia, finishing the decentralized Zemene Mesafint. Tewodros II’s beginnings were in the Era of the Princes, yet his desires were not those of the provincial respectability.
Tewodros II’s first assignment was to bring Shewa heavily influenced by him. During the Era of the Princes, Shewa was, much more than most areas, an autonomous substance, its ruler in any event, styling himself Negus, an imperial title signifying government. Over the span of repressing the Shewans, Tewodros detained a Shewan ruler, Menelik II, who might later become sovereign himself. Regardless of his prosperity against Shewa, Tewodros confronted steady uprisings in different regions. He at last ended it all at the Battle of Magdala, during the British Expedition to Abyssinia.
In the initial six years of his rule, the new ruler figured out how to put down these uprisings, and the domain was moderately tranquil from around 1861 to 1863, yet the energy, riches, and labor important to manage territorial resistance restricted the extent of Tewodros’ different exercises. Tewodros II never understood his fantasy about reestablishing a solid government, in spite of the fact that he made numerous significant beginning strides. He tried to set up the rule that lead representatives and judges should be salaried deputies. He additionally settled an expert standing armed force, instead of relying upon neighborhood rulers to give troopers to his undertakings. He presented the assortment of books as a library, charge codes, just as a concentrated political framework with individual managerial locale. He likewise proposed to change the congregation however he was defied by solid resistance when he attempted to force a duty on chapel terrains to help money government exercises. His seizure of these terrains acquired him, adversaries, in the congregation and little help somewhere else. Basically, Tewodros was a gifted military campaigner.