SearchMasood Ghaznavi Appoints New Vezir

Masood Ghaznavi Appoints New Vezir...
1host2u.ir 13/05/1033 History

Keywords:#1host2u.ir, #Ahmad_Nialtekin, #Altuntash, #Altuntash_Kharazmshah, #Baghdad, #Crown_Prince, #Ghaznavi, #Hasanak, #Hasanak_Vezir, #India, #Khajeh, #Khajeh_Meymandi, #Kharazmshah, #Khorasan, #Masood_Ghaznavi, #Mediterranean, #Mediterranean_Sea, #Meymandi, #Nialtekin, #Ottoman, #Ottoman_Empire, #Persian, #Seljuk, #Shah, #Shamsolvozara, #Sultan, #Turcoman, #Vezir

Mahmoud Ghaznavi had appointed Mohammad as the Crown Prince before passing away in March, 1030. But his other son; influential Masood staged a conspiracy by help of high ranking army officers and imprisoned his brother Mohammad and took his eyes out.
Masood ascended the Ghaznavi throne in June 1031 by submission to the Caliph of Baghdad; by whose orders he dismissed his father's top advisor Hasanak Vezir. At first, Sultan Masood was very popular among his military especially because he was a gallant Pahlevan; but after he killed Hasanak Vezir, things began to change. Masood later appointed Khajeh Ahmad Hossein Meymandi as his Vezir.
Masood confiscated properties of Ahmad Nialtekin; disgracing a trustee of his father whose grudge did not go away despite later apologies and he revolted during a mission to India. Nialtekin supported the Turcoman tribes in Khorasan against the Shah.
Masood made another grave mistake by conspiring an assassination against Altuntash Kharazmshah, thus losing a very powerful ally.
His high ambitions and greed did not help Masood Ghaznavi maintain the heir left to him from his father. He started useless wars which brought hatred and bloodshed. His suspicions alienated the royal family from him and soon revolts began around his realm. He was known to have become a despot ruler.
His Vezir Khajeh Meymandi died in Dec, 1032. Shah Masood then appointed Ahmad Abdolsamad Shirazi as the new Vezir and gave him the title Shamsolvozara on May, 13, 1033. The new Vezir proved more competent but it was too late.
Masood was defeated by the Seljuk army twice. He had not taken the advice of Shamsolvozara who had warned him not to give more concessions such as land for herds to the Seljuk tribes. But Masood had dismissed his worries and blamed him with having Persian feelings against Seljuk Turcoman.
Seljuks soon became powerful and after defeating Ghaznavi army took Khorasan and continued their conquest towards west until they reached the Mediterranean Sea; thus paving the way for creation of the Ottoman Empire....

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»

GLOBAL TOP 1000 WEBSITES 2016 – Ratak IT...
ratak.ir 16/03/2017 News
Ratak introduces global Top Websites of 2016 Data for table Top201702 1 1host2u.ir 1host2u.ir,Abarkooh,Armenia,Bahram 2,Bahram 3,Britain,Caesar,Carus,...View Details»

ISIS: The Spoils of the "Great Loot" in the Middle East - FPIF...
fpif.org 02/07/2014 Politics
Adding yet more warfare to the current crisis in the Middle East will perpetuate exactly what the imperial powers set out to do: tear an entire region...View Details»

Anglo-Soviet invasion of Iran ...
1host2u.ir 25/08/1941 History
The invasion of Iran was the Allied invasion of the Imperial State of Iran during World War II, by Soviet, British and other Commonwealth armed forces...View Details»


EOF