Their culture and language was mainly Persian and they were hugely responsible in the development of the Turko-Persian tradition taking the Persian culture into Anatolia . For strategic military purposes settlements of Turkic tribes were placed in the northwest borders of the empire to stop invasions from neighbouring states, which led to the progressive “turkification” of these areas creating cultures in various historical Turkish states, particularly the Ottoman Empire, and involved religious conversion, cultural and linguistic absorption whilst integrating ethnic relationships.
The Seljuk’s also established universities and were patrons of literature and art, and the famed Persian astronomer Omar Khayyam and philosopher al-Ghazali lived during their reign.
Paragliding in Fethiye
Grand National Assembly of Turkey - TBMM
Turkey Aerial Photos
Turkey Property For Sale
Turkish Food Recipes
Spinach with Minced Beef - Red Meat Courses
Spinach with Olive Oil - Vegetable Courses
Dried Curds or Tarhana Soup - Soup
Turkish Style Pizza with Minced Beef or Lamb - Red Meat Courses
Stuffed Vine Leaves - Vegetable Mezes
Apple Cookie Rolls - Cakes & Cookies