The Iranian History 988 AD


Foundation Of Ghaznavi Dynasty

Nov, 15, 988 AD

Rhagae Abdolazim Museum Silver Coin GhaznaviSaboktakin, a leader from Ghaz tribal Turks seized Kabul hence founding the Ghaznavi dynasty who ruled mostly in eastern Iran. The most famous ruler of the Ghaznavi dynasty was Sultan Mahmoud Ghaznavi who served Iranian culture despite the fact that he was not Iranian. He attacked eastern India so many times, encouraging people to accept Islam 9 centuries later on resulting in formation of Pakistan.Mahmoud is said to have been the first Muslim sovereign who assumed the title of Sultan. (Updated: Feb, 19, 2009)

English-Persian Glossary
  • Sultan Mahmoud : سلطان محمود(Soltan Mahmood)
  • Saboktakin : سبکتکين(Sebuk Tigin)
  • Ghaznavi : غزنوي(Qaznavy) دولت آل ناصر Media_Files
  • Pakistan : پاکستان Media_Files
  • Iranian : ايراني‌ اهل‌ ايران‌ ، وابسته‌به‌ ايران‌ Media_Files
  • Dynasty : دودمان ال، خاندان پادشاهان، سلسله Media_Files
  • Muslim : مسلمان(Moslem) مسلم‌ Media_Files
  • Sultan : سلطان(Soltan) Media_Files
  • Kabul : کابل(Kabol) Media_Files
  • India : هند هندوستان‌ Media_Files
  • Islam : ‌اسلام Media_Files
  • Iran : ايران Media_Files
  • Ghaz : قز(Qaz)

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