The Safavid Empire

The Safavid Empire

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  • I am a Safavid who practices a form of Islam called Shi'ism
  • The Safavids were great patrons of the arts. They love painting, metal work, carpets, and all sorts of text styles 
  • The Safavid war band called Qurchis were fighters, palace guards, and royal couriers, and sometimes these positions were inherited.
  • I am Shah Abbas the Great, I am the 5th ruler of the Safavid and was considered the strongest. I came into my rule and would improve the military, and economics of the country.
  • Our empire was a theocracy, so our government was strongly based off religious faith. This helped build a strong central government 
  • Our farmers often shared crops to help pay taxes to the government. They also raised livestock, and herded sheep, goats, horses, and camels.
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