General InformationEdit

Parthia Parthia is a Zoroastrian Kingdom located in Persia; with its capital Ctesiphon being located in present day Baghdad. Parthia is playable from 2-200, and during that time, Parthia is perhaps 3rd most powerful nation. Parthia starts out with four vassals: Adiabene Adiabene, Atropatene Atropatene, Osroene Osroene and Armenia Armenia. This means that Parthia is at their maximum diplo-relations limit at the start, so you may have to go over the limit for some diplomatic actions unless you release or annex them first. Parthia is located primarily in the Persian region; bordering the Roman Empire Roman Empire to the west, Kushan Kushan and IndoParthia Indo-Parthia to the east, and Gerrha Gerrha to the south. Roman Empire Rome and Byzantium Byzantium are Parthia's historical rivals.

See also: Rome, Sassanid, Byzantium, Indo-Parthia, Armenia, Osroene, Albania (Caucasian), Atropatene, Adiabene, Wikipedia page



Form Mughal EmpireEdit


  • Primary Culture is in the Iranian Culture Group, or is Turkmeni, Uzbek, or Kyrgyz
  • Religion sunni Sunni is enabled
  • Is not:
  • Is not a colonial nation
  • Mughals Mughals does not exist
  • Has at least 600 total development
  • Owns core provinces: Roh, Lahore, Central Doab, Sirhind, and Delhi
  • Is not a subject nation
  • At peace

Upon Enactment:

  • Country changes to Mughals Mughals
  • Gain 28px-Prestige25 Prestige
  • Gain permanent claim to every province in the Bengal, Hindustan, Rajputana, Deccan, Coromandel, and West India regions.
  • Set government rank to Empire Empire.
  • If an Holy Roman Empire HRE member and not an elector, leave the empire.
  • Change government type to Iqta
  • If technology group is Nomad Nomad, change to Muslim Muslim
  • Change unit types to Indian Indian (Note that the cavalry to infantry ratio gets lowered from the Muslim unit's 80% to the Indian unit's 50%)
  • Trigger country event "New Traditions & Ambitions"

Parthian Ideas and Traditions Edit


  1. +2 Tolerance of the True Faith
  2. +5% Increased Chance of New Heir


  1. The Three Divisions: +10% Production Efficiency
  2. King of Kings: +1 Yearly Legitimacy
  3. Army of Sand: -33% Recruitment Time
  4. Reformed Cataphracts: +25% Cavalry Combat Ability
  5. Empire Tolerance: +2 Tolerance of Heathens
  6. Parthian Renaissance: +1 Yearly Prestige & -10% Idea Cost
  7. The Persian Legacy: +10% Morale of Armies


  1. -10% Building Cost

Parthian Culture Edit

Parthian is an ancient Iranian culture. Parthian was the official language/culture of modern day Iran Iran from 248 BC - 224 AD when the Sassanid Sassanid Empire controlled Persia.

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