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The Mamlūks (In Our Time, 26/9/13)

The Mamluks ruled Egypt and Syria from about 1250 to 1517. Originally slave soldiers who managed to depose their masters, they went on to repel the Mongols and the Crusaders to become the...

Crusades - The Battle of Hattin

The Battle of Hattin (also known as "The Horns of Hattin" because of a nearby extinct volcano of the same name) took place on Saturday, July 4, 1187, between the Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem...

Mercy Springs from Mustafa's Mawlid - (refuting the Wahhabi-Salafi deception)

From the Ayyubid dynasty, to Khilafat-e-Osmania, to the pre-Wahhabi/Salafi Arabs, Africa, all the way to the Persian and Indo-Pak region, the blessed Mawlid celebration was not considered...

Saladin's Castle (Syria)

The Fortress of Sayun (Château de Saône) was renamed Fortress of Saladin in 1957 to honor the sultan who conquered it in 1188. This castle has its origins in the 10th century, when the region...


Ṣalāḥ ad-Dīn Yūsuf ibn Ayyūb , better known in the Western world as Saladin, was the first Sultan of Egypt and Syria and the founder of the Ayyubid dynasty. A Muslim of Kurdish origin,...

M2TW: Kingdoms - Historical Online Battle #32 - The Battle of Al-Fule

Hello guys! Bringing you my first historical battle for Medieval 2 Total War, the battle of Al-Fule. Polski_Husaria5's youtube - http://www.youtube.com/user/KingHarlaus1/videos Players: SwedishLa...

Battle of Hattin

Battle of Hattin Part of the Crusades Hattin.jpg Illustration of the Battle of the Horns of Hattin in a medieval manuscript Date July 4, 1187 Location Hittin, near Tiberias 32°48′13″N...

My Vist to Salah al Din al Ayubi Grave and castle with Team Palestina

Salah al-Din al-Ayubbi founded the Ayyubid dynasty of Egypt and Syria. Known as Saladin in the West, Salah al Din al Ayubi was born in 1138 in Tikrit,

Saladin Medieval Character Analysis Powerpoint

My Powerpoint project on Saladin The First Sultan of the Ayyubid Dynasty.

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47 news items

New York Post

New York Post
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 02:52:30 -0800

The sight of vast graves opening and the undead clawing out should unnerve us all. But we haven't even noticed. As more blood flows than any horror film offers, it's brought the hope of eternal life to bygone empires we all thought dead and buried ...


Wed, 11 Mar 2015 22:43:48 -0700

Tikrit, the birthplace of Saladin the founder of the Ayyubid dynasty in the 12th century and of Iraq's former dictator Saddam Hussein, is witnessing another chapter in its history unfold. Shiite militias with the Popular Mobilization Forces (Hashd ...

People's Pundit Daily (blog)

People's Pundit Daily (blog)
Sat, 14 Mar 2015 08:45:00 -0700

A Muslim of Kurdish origin, Saladin founded the Ayyubid dynasty in the 12th century, led Allah's armies in the Levant, and defeated the Crusaders at the Battle of Hattin in 1187. The victory was so decisive it paved the way for the Muslim recapture of ...
Ahram Online
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 05:20:32 -0800

As the French historian Julien Loiseau explains in his new book Les Mamelouks, which seeks to reconstruct the character of the regime that ruled Egypt and Syria between the end of the Ayyubid Dynasty in the 13th century and the Ottoman invasion in 1517 ...
Asharq Alawsat English
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 16:45:00 -0800

Even after the Fatimid Caliph Ali Al-Zahir destroyed their confessional “call” in Egypt, and later the demise of the Shi'ite Ismaili presence there at the hands of the Ayyubid dynasty, the latter—who were Sunni Kurds—recognized the Druze as the ...


Thu, 04 Dec 2014 06:03:45 -0800

After his death in 1193, the Ayyubid Dynasty of his descendants continued to rule over Jerusalem and take charge of its defense from Crusader attacks. In the late 1200s and early 1300s, the Ayyubid Dynasty gradually gave way to the new Mamluk Sultanate ...

Ahram Online

Ahram Online
Thu, 19 Feb 2015 15:48:45 -0800

Salah Al-Din Al-Ayyub, better known in Europe as Saladin, then buttressed his Ayyubid dynasty, uniting the various settlements that made up Cairo into one grand urban centre that included the cemeteries. The Mamlukes, a dynasty of non-Arab and mainly ...
Fri, 14 Nov 2014 21:07:58 -0800

Even after the Fatimid Caliph Ali Al-Zahir destroyed their confessional “call” in Egypt, and later the demise of the Shiite Ismaili presence there at the hands of the Ayyubid dynasty, the latter – who were Sunni Kurds – recognized the Druze as the ...

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