Islam in Yemen
Islam in Yemen dates back to about 630 when it was introduced into the region by Ali when Muhammad was still alive. It was during this period that the mosques in Janad (near Ta'izz) and the Great Mos...
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Abbasid
The Abbasid Caliphate (Arabic: الخلافة العباسية‎ al-Khilāfah al-‘Abbāsīyah), was the third of the Islamic caliphates to succeed the Islamic prophet Muhammad. The Abbasid dynasty descended fr...
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Rasulid
The Rasulids (بنو رسول, Banū Rasūl) were a Sunni Muslim dynasty that ruled Yemen from 1229 to 1454. The Rasulids descended from the eponymous Rasul (his real name is Muhammad ibn Harun), a Turkmen Ogh...
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Idris Hasan Latif
Air Chief Marshal Idris Hasan Latif (June 9, 1923 – present) is a former chief of air staff of the Indian Air Force, having served as such from 1978 to 1981. After retirement, he has also served as th...
2 Glynrhondda Street
The al-Manar Centre (sometimes referred to as 2 Glynrhondda Street) is a mosque in the Cathays district of Cardiff, Wales. Founded in 1992, it describes itself as being "one of [the] Ahlus-Sunnah orga...
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Sulaihid
The Sulayhid dynasty (بنو صليح, Banu Ṣulayḥ) was an Ismaili Shia dynasty established in 1047 by Ali ibn Muhammad al-Sulayhi that ruled most of historical Yemen at its peak. The dynasty ended in 1138. ...
Ottomans
The Ottoman Empire (/ˈɒtəmən/; Ottoman Turkish: دَوْلَتِ عَلِيّهٔ عُثمَانِیّه, Devlet-i Aliyye-i Osmâniyye, Modern Turkish: Osmanlı İmparatorluğu or Osmanlı Devleti), also historically refer...
M. F. Husain
Maqbool Fida Husain (17 September 1915 – 9 June 2011) commonly known as MF Husain, was an Indian painter and Film Director. In 1967, He has received the National Film Award for Best Experimental ...
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Abd al-Aziz ibn Musa
Abd al-Aziz ibn Musa ibn Nusayr (عبد العزيز بن موسى) was the first governor of Al-Andalus, in modern-day Spain and Portugal. He was the son of Musa ibn Nusayr, the governor of Ifriqiya. ‘Abd al-Aziz ...
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Taheride
see also Tahirides of KhorasanThe Tahirides (بنو_طاهر, Banu Tahir) was an Arab Muslim dynasty that ruled Yemen from 1454 to 1517. They succeeded the Rasulid Dynasty and were themselves replaced by the...
Sulaymani
Sulaymani Bohras (Sulaymanis) are a Musta‘lī Ismaili community that predominantly reside in Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Pakistan and India. They are also called Makrami. They number between several hundred t...
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Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen
The Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen (sometimes spelled Mutawakelite Kingdom of Yemen; Arabic: المملكة ‏المتوكلية اليمنية‎ al-Mamlakah al-Mutawakkilīyah al-Yamanīyah), also known as t...
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Abdul Rahman Muhammad Nasir Qasim al-Yaf'i
Abdul Rahman Muhammad Nasir Qasim al-Yaf'i is a Yemeni man, who was taken from Egypt by American forces in October 2000, and sent to Jordan. He was one of 14 people subjected to extraordinary renditio...
Al-Bakiriyya Mosque
Bakiriyya Dom is a mosque constructed in Sana'a around 1596-97 by the Ottoman governor of Yemen, Hasan Pasha. The mosque fell into disrepair after the Ottomans were driving out of Yemen in 1626 but wa...
Badaruddin Taiyabji
Badruddin Tyabji (10 October 1844 – 19 August 1906) was an Indian lawyer who served as the third President of the Indian National Congress.He was born on 10 October 1844 in Mumbai, India. He was ...
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Abdul Rahman al-Iryani
Abdul Rahman Yahya Al-Eryani (Arabic: عبد الرحمن الإرياني‎) (born 1908, died 14 March 1998) was the The President of Yemen Arab Republic from 1967 to 1974. He was born in Yemen in 1908. He w...
Amru bin Ma'adi Yakrib
Amr (Amru) ibn Maadi bin Yakrib al-Zubaidi al-Madhhiji was the last king of the kings of Yemen before Islam. he was from the tribe of Zubaid part of the large tribe Madhhij. He was very brave and he...
Abū Muhammad al-Hasan al-Hamdānī
Abū Muḥammad al-Ḥasan ibn Aḥmad ibn Ya‘qūb al-Hamdānī (279/280-333/334 A.H. / 893-945 A.D; Arabic: أبو محمد الحسن بن أحمد بن يعقوب الهمداني‎) was an Arab Muslim geographer, poet, grammarian,...
Akbar Hydari
Sir Muhammad Akbar Nazar Ali Hydari, Sadr ul-Maham, PC (born 8 November 1869–died November 1941) was an Indian politician. He served as the Prime Minister of Hyderabad State from 18 March 1937 to Sept...
Badhan (Persian Governor)
Bādhān (Persian: باذان‎) (Badhan ibn Sasan) in Islamic historiography was the Persian Governor of Yemen, during the reign of Khosrau II. He ruled from Sana'a. During his rule, he was ordered by ...
Mudhaffar Mosque
The Mudhaffar Mosque is located in the center of the old part of the city of Ta'izz, Yemen. Built in the thirteenth century, the mosque is part of the oldest functioning public bath house in Yemen. It...