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istanbul
capital of turkey, was once constantinople
sultan
ruler in the ottomen empire
pilgrimage
a journey to Mecca done for religous reasons
caliph
leader in the muslim world
safavid
persian muslim empire intolerant
shi'ites
believe the caliph has to be traced back to muhammad
ottoman
largest muslim empire conquered parts of Asia, Africa, Europe
built istanbul
taj mahal
building that the hindus made for leader and the leaders wife
suleyman
greatest leader of ottomen empire
janisaries
elite soldiers of the ottomen empire made from slaves
sunnis
believe you must be a devout muslim to be a caliph
hinduism
religion based upon nirvana
constantinople
christian city that the ottomans conquered renamed istanbul
toleration
get along with
mughal
muslim empire conquered most of India, tolerant towards hindus
caste system
the ranking of the peasants, commerce, warriors, priests, governor official