The Safavid Empire
And the decline
The Safavid empire lasted 1502-1736, Most of there country was made of conqured Persia. The main religion in this empire was Muslim
During the golden age a man called shah Abbas helped blend the ottoman, Persian and Arab worlds. The capital was called Esfahan.
Map of empire
Mostly made up of Persia
Cultural blending is the expanding of religion, culture, Ideas, and music.
Cultural Blending example
Let's say an american came to China and had came there to spread his restaunt mc Donald's.
Decline of empire
Shah Abbas killed his best sons like Suleiman. He left his incompetent Grandson to succeed Abbas. This lead to bad leadership choices and corruption in government.