Цагаадайн Хаант Улс
Tsagadaina Khaanat Ulus
The Chagatai Khanate (green), c. 1300.
• Death of Chagatai
• End of the western empire
• End of the eastern empire
|1310 or 1350 est.||3,500,000 km2 (1,400,000 sq mi)|
The Chagatai Khanate (
The khanate lasted in one form or another from 1220s until the late 17th century, although the western half of the khanate was lost to
When Ögedei died before achieving his dream of conquering all of
In the book The Travels of Ibn Battuta we see Ibn Battuta had made his way to the camp of Tarmashirin who was the current Mongol Sultan and descendent of Jengiz Khan. When he arrived the king had called over Ibn Battuta to his tent and they had both treated each other respectfully and Kindly. The king had asked about his journeys through major cities such as Mecca and Jerusalem and Ibn Battuta had answered back. During the hour of prayer the Sultan had called for the priest to wait for him before starting prayer, yet the priest didn't wait for the prayers were for god not the Sultan and the Sultan had arrived late. The Sultan began to interact with his people and Ibn Battuta saw that he was loved and respected by his people. The Sultan had given Ibn some money and sent him off on his journey once more. Yet the Sultan had broken some of the rules to stay as Sultan and was later overthrown and killed by one of his cousins.
Chagatai modern day is located in parts of Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan.