Tag: Qajar dynasty

  • IRAN History (2nd part )

    Safavid dynasty(1502-1736) Persia underwent a revival under the Safavid dynasty (1502-1736),the most prominent figure was Shah Abbas I. Some Historians credit the Safavid dynasty for founding the modern nation -state of Iran. Iran contemporary Shia character and significant segments of Iran’s current borders take their origin from this era.