Knight Templars - most skilled fighting units of the Crusades

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Knight Templars - most skilled fighting units of the Crusades

  1. 1. Knight Templars - most skilled fighting units of the Crusades
  2. 2. This article discusses the knight templars, most skilled fighting units of the Crusades. The Crusades were the Holy wars fought between the Muslims and the Christians, to gain control of Jerusalem and surrounding areas. Knight Templars - most skilled fighting units of the Crusades
  3. 3. Knight Templars - most skilled fighting units of the Crusades The primary objective of the series of Crusades that were launched on Jerusalem and lasted for nearly two hundred years was to recover the Holy Land from the growing influence of Islam.
  4. 4. Knight Templars - most skilled fighting units of the Crusades The term “crusade” is actually a broad concept of war that is applied, not only against the Muslims, but all wars undertaken in pursuance of a vow.
  5. 5. Knight Templars were one of the most famous Western Christian military orders that were endorsed by the Catholic Church in 1129 CE. Knight Templars - most skilled fighting units of the Crusades
  6. 6. The Templars were initially created to protect the Christian pilgrims visiting Jerusalem and the Holy Lands. Knight Templars - most skilled fighting units of the Crusades
  7. 7. When the Crusades’ support faded in the mid-12th century by their defeat at the hands of Muslim rulers such as Salahuddin, the Templars’ influence started to fade. Knight Templars - most skilled fighting units of the Crusades
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