Zaidiyyah
Zaidiyya or Zaidism (Arabic: الزيدية az-zaydiyya, adjective form Zaidi or Zaydi) is an early sect which emerged out of Shi'a Islam named after Zayd ibn ʻAlī, the grandson of Husayn ibn ʻAlī. Followers...
Zaidiyyah - Wikipedia
26 Yemenis killed as Shiite militia clashes with Sunni tribesmen
US continues its security ops in Yemen despite civil unrest that worsened following Houthi militia takeover
Yemen crisis: Thousands march against rebels in Sanaa
Thousands of Yemenis take to the streets in the capital Sanaa to protest against Shia Houthi rebels who have taken over much of the city.
Al-Zaidi (surname)
People with the surname Zaidi trace their origins from the Arabian Peninsula, particularly the city of Mecca located in present day Saudi Arabia. The Zaidi family are a part of the Arab Tribe of Banu ...
Zaidi (surname)
People with the surname Zaidi trace their origins from the Arabian Peninsula, particularly the city of Mecca located in present day Saudi Arabia. The Zaidi family are a part of the Arab Tribe of Banu ...
Idrisid dynasty
The Idrisids (Arabic: الأدارسة‎ al-Adārisah, Berber: Idrisiyen) were a Zaydi-Shia dynasty of Morocco, ruling from 788 to 974. Named after the founder Idriss I, the great grandchild of Hasan ...
26 Yemenis killed as Shiite militia clashes with Sunni tribesmen
US continues its security ops in Yemen despite civil unrest that worsened following Houthi militia takeover
Yahya Muhammad Hamid ed-Din
Yahya Muhammad Hamid ed-Din (or Imam Yahya) (18 June 1869 — 17 February 1948) became Imam of the Zaydis in 1904 and Imam of Yemen in 1918. His name and title in full was His majesty Amir al-Mumenin al...
Yahya Muhammad Hamid ed-Din - Wikipedia
Khalafiyya Shia
The Khalafiyya Shia (named for its founder Khalaf ibn Abd al-Samad) were a subsect of the Zaidi branch of Shia Islam.
The Khalafiyya Shia had the following beliefs:
Khalafiyya Shia - Wikipedia
Senussi dynasty
The Senussi or Sanussi (Arabic: السنوسية‎) are a Muslim political-religious Sufi order and tribe in Libya and the Sudan region founded in Mecca in 1837 by the Grand Senussi, Sayyid Muhammad ...
Senussi dynasty - Wikipedia
Yahya ibn Yahya
Yahya II ibn Yahya (Arabic: يحيى الثاني بن يحيى‎) was the sixth Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco. He took over after the death of his father Yahya I in 864. He died in 874.
Yahya ibn Yahya - Wikipedia
Abu l-Aish Ahmad
Abul-Aish Ahmad ibn Al-Qassim Gannoun (Arabic: أبو العيش أحمد بن القاسم كنون) was the twelfth Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco. He took over after Al Qasim Gannum in 948 until his death in 954.His ...
Banu Ukhaidhir
The Banu 'l-Ukhaidhir (Arabic: بنو الأخيضر‎) was a dynasty that ruled in al-Yamamah (central Arabia) from 867 to at least the mid-eleventh century. An Alid dynasty, they were descendents of...
Banu Ukhaidhir - Wikipedia
Dukayniyya Shia
The Dukayniyya Shia (named for one of its leaders, Abu Nu'aym al-Fadl ibn al-Dukayn) were a sect of the Zaidi branch of Shia Islam. The Dukayniyya Shia were led by Abu Nu'aym al-Fadl ibn al-Dukayn and...
Yahya ibn Idris ibn Umar
Yahya ibn Idris ibn Umar (Arabic: يحيى بن إدريس بن عمر‎) was the ninth Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco. He took over after Yahya III in 904 and died in 917 when the Fatimids invaded Moro...
Yahya ibn Idris ibn Umar - Wikipedia
Al-Hajjam al-Hasan ibn Muhammad ibn al-Qassim
Al-Hajjam al-Hasan ibn Muhammad ibn al-Qassim (Arabic: الحجام الحسن بن محمد بن القاسم‎) was the tenth Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco. He took over after a short Fatimid overlordship by ...
Al-Hasan ibn Kannun
Al-Hasan II ibn Al-Qassim Guennoun (Arabic: الحسن الثاني بن القاسم كنون‎) was the thirteenth and the last Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco. He took over after Abu l-Aish Ahmad in 954 unti...
Yahya ibn Muhammad
Yahya ibn Muhammad (Arabic: يحيى بن محمد‎) was the fifth Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco.A son of previous sultan Muhammad ibn Idris, he took over the rule in Morocco after the death of ...
Houthis
Ansar Allah (Arabic: أنصار الله‎, English: "Supporters of God"), more commonly known as the Houthis (Arabic: الحوثيون‎ al-Ḥūthiyyūn), are a Zaidi Shia group operating in Yemen. Th...
Houthis - Wikipedia
Yahya ibn Al-Qassim
Yahya III ibn Al-Qassim (Arabic: يحيى الثالث بن القاسم‎) was the eighth Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco. He took over after the death of Ali II in 880. He died in 904.He was nicknamed Al...
Ali ibn Umar
Ali ibn Umar (Arabic: علي بن عمر‎) was the seventh Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco. He took over after the death of Yahya II in 874 CE. During his rule, the Idrisids lost their capital, ...
Moulay Idriss Zerhoun
Moulay Idriss or Moulay Idriss Zerhoun (Arabic: مولاي إدريس‎), a town in northern Morocco located at 34°3′15″N 5°31′38″W / 34.05417°N 5.52722°W / 34.05417; -5.52722 ...
Moulay Idriss Zerhoun - Wikipedia
Yahya ibn Ali ibn Hammud al-Mu'tali
Yahya ibn Ali ibn Hammud al-Mu'tali (المعتلي يحي بن علي; died 1035) was Caliph of Cordoba in the Hammudid dynasty of the Al-Andalus (Moorish medieval Iberia) for two times, from 1021 to 1023 and from ...
Yahya ibn Ali ibn Hammud al-Mu'tali - Wikipedia
Al Qasim Guennoun
Al-Qasim Guennoun ibn Ibrahim (Arabic: القاسم كنون بن إبراهيم‎ al-Qāsim Kanūn bin Ibrāhīm) was the eleventh Idrisid ruler and sultan of Morocco. He took over after the Fatimid overlordship b...
Ali ibn Muhammad
Ali ibn Muhammad ibn Idris (Arabic: علي بن محمد بن إدريس‎) was the fourth Idrisid sultan of Morocco. He was the son of Muhammad ibn Idris whom he succeeded in 836. He died in 848 CE (Rajab 2...