Sarbadars
The Sarbadars (from Persian: سربدار‎ sarbadār, "head on gallows"; also known as Sarbedaran سربداران) were a mixture of religious dervishes and secular rulers that came to rule over part of weste...
Sarbadars - Wikipedia
Khwaja Shams al-Din 'Ali
Khwaja Shams al-Din 'Ali (d. 1351-52) was the leader of the Sarbadars of Sabzewar from 1348 until his death.
Shams al-Din 'Ali was a member of the Sabzewar aristocracy and a leader of one of the c...
Zahir al-Din Karawi
Zahir al-Din Karawi was the leader of the Sarbadars of Sabzewar for a part of 1355/56.
Zahir al-Din was the nephew of Yahya Karawi. After his uncle's murder in 1355 or 1356, the partisans of Wajih...
Lutf Allah
Lutfullah (Arabic: لطف الله ‎), meaning kindness of God, is a Muslim male given name. Variant transliterations are Lutf Allah, Lütfullah (Turkish)., Lotfollah (Persian) and Lutfulla . I...
Kulū Isfandiyār
Kulū Isfandiyār (Persian: کلو اسفندیار‎) was the leader of the Sarbadars of Sabzewar from 1346 until around 1347.
Kulu Isfandiyar was a military commander under Wajih ad-Din Mas'ud and was o...
Haidar Qassāb
Haidar Qassāb (died 1356) was the head of the Sarbadars of Sabzewar from 1355/56 until his death.
A possible member of the artisan guild, Haidar Qassāb served in the government of Khwaja Shams al-...
Wajih ad-Din Mas'ud
Wajih ad-Din Mas'ud (died 1344) was the leader of the Sarbadars of Sabzewar from 1338/1339 until his death. Under his rule, the Sarbadar state developed its characteristic dual nature as both a secula...
Shams al-Din ibn Fazl Allah
Shams al-Din was the leader of the Sarbadars of Sabzewar from 1347 until around 1348.
Shams al-Din was the son of Fazl Allah and the brother of 'Abd al-Razzaq and Wajih ad-Din Mas'ud. As such, he ...
Shams al-Din ibn Fazl Allah - Wikipedia
Muhammad Aytimur
Muhammad Aytimur (died August or September 1346) was the leader of the Sarbadars of Sabzewar from 1344 until his death.
Aytimur was born into a lowly family. He rose to prominence within the Sarba...
Yahya Karawi
Yahya Karawi (d. 1355-56) was the leader of the Sarbadars of Sabzewar from around 1351 until his death.
Yahya, an aristocrat, came to power after the assassination of Khwaja Shams al-Din 'Ali in a...