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.

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.