Mir Mahmoud Forces Defeated In Qazvin

Mir Mahmoud Forces Defeated In Qazvin...
1host2u.ir 12/04/1723 History

Keywords:#1host2u.ir, #Afshar, #Iran, #Isfahan, #Kandahar, #Mir, #Mirza, #Ottomans, #Qazvin, #Safavi, #Shah, #Shah_Tahmasp, #Sultan, #Sultan_Hossein, #Tahmasp

After the fall of the Safavi dynasty and capture of capital Isfahan, crown prince Tahmasp Mirza fled to Qazvin and proclaimed king with crown name Shah Tahmasp 2. Amir Mahmoud of Kandahar who had imprisoned most of the royal family, sent his army to suppress the uprising. His army was trapped in Qazvin and about 2000 troops were killed. Upon hearing the news of his defeat, Amir Mahmoud ordered execution of most of the Safavi family in revenge.
Tahmasp Mirza, just like his father Sultan Hossein made some wrong political decisions including agreements that gave concessions to Russians and Ottomans so that they'd recognize his kingdom in return. Tahmasp was deposed when Nader shah ascended the throne. Nader created a powerful army that took back most of Iran's territory from invaders and entered a glorious era under Afshar dynasty for a short period of time....

Read more from Source »

Related articles based on keyword density
Abbas 1st Proclaims Shah Of Persia...
1host2u.ir 01/10/1587 History
Like all great rulers, Shah Abbas was born during troubled times. When in 1578, his father Sultan Mohammad Khodabandeh became Shah of Iran, Queen Mahd...View Details»

History of Iran: Safavid Empire 1502 - 1736...
iranchamber.com 18/02/2015 History
History of Iran Safavid Empire 1502 - 1736 By: Shapour Ghasemi After the disastrous invasion of Mongols, in the 1200s, migrated Turks and Mongolian t...View Details»

Shah Abbas 2. Ascends The Throne...
1host2u.ir 15/05/1642 History
On May, 12 1642 Shah Safi died and he was succeeded by his ten year old son Prince Mohammad Mirza who took the title Shah Abbas 2nd on his coronation ...View Details»

Iranians Conquer Baghdad...
1host2u.ir 25/01/1623 History
Following the decisive Iranian victory at the Battle of Pol Shekasteh in 1618, the Ottomans did not have much choice but to sign the Sarab Peace Treat...View Details»

Tehran Becomes Iran's Capital...
1host2u.ir 10/04/1796 History
Agha Mohammad Khan of Qajar dynasty announces Tehran as Iran's new capital. The city of Sari, in Mazandaran province used to be the Qajar capital but ...View Details»


EOF