Nawab of Awadh
The Nawab of Awadh or Nawab of Oudh was the title of rulers who governed the state of Oudh (Awadh) in India in the 18th and 19th century. The Nawabs of Oudh belonged to a dynasty of Persian origin fro...
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Allaedin Ghoraifi
Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Alaaeldeen bin Musa bin Mohammed Ali Almusawi Alghurayfi (Arabic: اية الله العظمى السيد علاء الدين بن موسى بن محمد علي الموسوي الغريفي) (born 1945) is an Iraqi Twelver Shi'a M...
Sadegh Tabatabai
Sadeq Tabatabaei (Persian: صادق طباطبایی‎‎; 25 March 1943 – 21 February 2015) was an Iranian writer, journalist, TV host, university professor at the University of Tehran and politician wh...
Shobbar Sitri
Sayyid Shubar ibn Ali ibn Mish'al al-Sitri al-Bahrani al-Ghurayfi (Arabic: السيد شبر بن علي بن مشعل الستري البحراني الغريفي) was a Bahraini Allamah who tried to overthrow Sheikh Isa ibn Ali Al Khalifa...
Husayn Al-Musawi
Husayn Al-Musawi (also Hussein Musawi) is a Lebanese who founded the now-dissolved pro-Iranian Islamist militia Islamic Amal in 1982. He was a Shia.Musawi was a "chemistry teacher turned militia comm...
Mausoleum of Khomeini
The Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini houses the tomb of Ruhollah Khomeini, his wife Khadijeh Saqafi, his second son Ahmad Khomeini who died in 1995 and also Sadeq Tabatabaei. It is located to the south...
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Mir-Hossein Mousavi
Seyyed Mir-Hossein Mousavi Khameneh (Persian: میرحسین موسوی خامنه‎, [miːɾ hoˈsein muːsæˈviː xɒːmeˈne], Mīr-Hoseyn Mūsavī Khāmené; Azerbaijani: میرحسین موسوی, Mir Hüseyn Musəvi; born 2 March...
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Abdul-Karim Mousavi Ardebili
Abdul-Karim Mousavi Ardebili (Persian: عبدالکریم موسوی اردبیلی‎, born 28 January 1926) is an Iranian politician and Twelver shi'a marja.
He was born on 28 January 1926 in Ardabil. His father...
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Reza Zanjani
Ayatollah Seyed Reza Zanjani (born 1902 in Zanjan, died 4 January 1984) was a Shia Iranian cleric who opposed first the autocracy of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi and then theocracy that was established ...
List of Nawabs of Awadh
During the 139 years of Awadh reign following rulers ruled:
List of Nawabs of Awadh - Wikipedia
Muhammad Quli Musavi
Syed Mir Muhammad Quli Musavi Khan Kintoori (1775-1844), (Hindi: अयातोल्लाह सय्यिद मीर मुसावी किन्तूरी, Urdu: آيت‌الله سیید میر موسوی کنتوری ), was principal Sadr Amin at the British court in Meerut...
Ikbal Ali Shah
Sirdar Ikbal Ali Shah (Hindi: सरदार इक़बाल अली शाह, Urdu: سردار اقبال علی شاہ‎, born 1894 in Sardhana, India, died 4 November 1969 in Tangier, Morocco) was an Indian-Afghan author and di...
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Sadr (name)
Sadr (as-Sadr or al-Sadr) (الصدر) is a family name originating in the Lebanon and a branch of Musawi family tracing to Musa Ibn Jaafar the seventh Shia Imam.
Sadr is a branch of Sharafeddine (Arab...
Mohammad Mohammad Sadeq al-Sadr
Grand Ayatollah Mohammad Mohammad Sadeq al-Sadr (Arabic: محمد محمّد صادق الصدر‎; Muḥammad Muḥammad Ṣādiq aṣ-Ṣadr) (March 23, 1943 – February 19, 1999), often referred to as Muhammad Sadiq as...
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Abbas al-Musawi
Abbas al Musawi ( pronunction  ah-BAHS MOO-sah-wee Arabic: عباس الموسوي‎; 1952 – 16 February 1992) was an influential Lebanese Shia cleric, co-founder and Secretary General o...
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Abdolrahim Mousavi
General Abdolrahim Mousavi is the Chief of the Joint Staff of the Iranian armed forces. He appeared in an interview on Iranian television revealing an analysis of the U.S. military by the Iranian mili...
Mostafa Khomeini
Mostafa Khomeini (12 December 1930–23 October 1977) was an Iranian cleric and the son of Ayatollah Khomeini. He died before the 1979 revolution.
Khomeini was born in Qom on 12 December 1930....
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Sayyid Jamal al-Din Va'iz
Sayyid Jamal al-Din "Va'iz" Esfahani (Seyed Jamal Vaez ["The Preacher"], 1862–1908)- was a popular pro-constitutional preacher and writer in Persia. He was one of the founders of a constitutional move...
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Mirza Abutaleb Zanjani
Mirzā Abutāleb Zanjānī (Persian: میرزا ابوطالب زنجانی ‎) also known as Sayyid Fakhr al-Din Mohammad Abutāleb Mousavi al-Zanjānī (10 December 1843 – 16 March 1911) Iranian Jurist and Shia schola...
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Mousa Shubairi Zanjani
Grand Ayatollah Mousa Shubairi Zanjani (aka Mousa Shobeiri Zanjani Arabic: السید موسی الشبيري الزنجاني‎ Persian: سید موسی شبیری زنجانی‎ , born in 2 March 1928) is an Iranian Twelver Sh...
Ismail as-Sadr
Ismail as-Sadr (Arabic: اسماعيل الصدر‎) (died 1919-1920) was a Lebanese Grand Ayatollah (literally "sign of Allah"), a title which is used in Iran and Iraq referring to a Twelver Shi'a scho...
Iran-Iraq War
The Iran–Iraq War, also known as the First Persian Gulf War, was an armed conflict between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Iraq lasting from September 1980 to August 1988, making it t...
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Mohammad-Ali Jamalzadeh
Mohammad-Ali Jamālzādeh Esfahani (Persian: محمد علی جمالزاده اصفهانی‎) (January 13, 1892, Isfahan, Iran – November 8, 1997, Geneva, Switzerland), was one of the most prominent writers of Iran in...
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Asaf-Ud-Dowlah
Asaf-ud-Daula (Hindi: आसफ़ उद दौला, Urdu: آصف الدولہ‎) (b. 23 September 1748 – d. 21 September 1797) was the nawab wazir of Oudh from 26 January 1775 to 21 September 1797, and the son of...
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Ghazi-ud-Din Haider
Ghazi-ud-Din Haidar Shah (Hindi: ग़ाज़िउद्दीन हैदर शाह Urdu:غازی الدیں حیدر شاہ) (b. c. 1769 – d. 19 October 1827) was the last nawab wazir of Oudh from 11 July 1814 to 19 October 1818 and first K...
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Moosavi (name)
Al-Mūsawi (Arabic: الموسوي‎, pronounced Mūsavi in Persian), is a surname that presumably indicates a person comes from a prestigious and highly respected Middle Eastern family with a transna...
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Islam and Revolution
Islam and Revolution is a two volume set of writings by Ayatollah/Imam Ruhollah Khomeini, which contain a collection of his speeches and writings.
The first volume covers the years 1941 to 1980, a...
Persecution of Bahá'ís
The persecution of Bahá'ís is the religious persecution of Bahá'ís in various countries, especially in Iran, where the Bahá'í Faith originated and the location of one of the largest Bahá'í populations...
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Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei
Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei  pronunction  AH-boo al KAH-sihm al HOO-EEE (November 19, 1899 – August 8, 1992) was one of the most influential Twelver Shia Islamic scholars (marja'), and the predece...