Zafarnama (Yazdi biography) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search Timur granting audience on the occasion of his accession, from the Garrett Zafarnama The Zafarnama, which translates to “Book of Victories,” is a panegyric book written by Sharif al-Din ‘Ali Yazdi approximately two decades after the death of its main subject, Timur, the Turco-Mongol Persianate conqueror. It ..
Babur From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search This article is about the Mughal Emperor Babur. For the male given name, see Babar. For the amphipod crustacean, see Babr. Zahir-ud-din Muhammad Babur Badshah of the Mughal Empire Babur Idealized portrait of Babur, early 17th century 1st Mughal Emperor Reign 20 April 1526 – 26 December 1530 ..
Mamluk Sultanate (Cairo) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search Mamluk Sultanate of Egypt سلطنة المماليك (Arabic) Salṭanat al-Mamālīk 1250–1517 Flag Extent of the Mamluk Sultanate under Sultan an-Nasir Muhammad Capital Cairo Common languages Arabic Cuman–Kipchak Circassian Religion Sunni Islam Shia Islam Christian minorities Government Sultanate under ceremonial Caliphate Caliph • 1261 Al-Mustansir (first) • 1262-1302 Al-Hakim I • 1406–1414 Abū al-Faḍl ..
Timurid dynasty From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search This article is about the royal family. For the territorial states over which it ruled, see Timurid Empire and Mughal Empire. House of Timur Timurid Parent house Barlas Country Timurid Empire Mughal Empire Founded 1370 Founder Tamerlane Final ruler Bahadur Shah II Titles Amir Mughal Emperor (Shahanshah) ..
Qara Yusuf From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search Qara Yusuf Modern picture of Qara Yusif leading Kara Koyunlu army against Shirvanshahs in 1412 De Facto ruler of Kara Koyunlu Regency 1410–1418 Predecessor Qara Muhammad Successor Qara Iskander Nominal Sultan Pirbudag As Sultan 1418–1420 Born 1356/1357 Erciş Died 17 November 1420 (aged 62–63) Ujan pastures, Tabriz Dynasty ..
Julfa, Azerbaijan (city) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search For other places with the same name, see Julfa (disambiguation). Coordinates: 38°57′21″N 45°37′51″E Julfa Culfa City and Municipality Julfa Coordinates: 38°57′21″N 45°37′51″E Country Azerbaijan Autonomous republic Nakhchivan Elevation 715 m (2,346 ft) Population (2011) • Total 12,500 Time zone UTC+4 (AZT) • Summer (DST) UTC+4 (AZT) Julfa (Azerbaijani: Culfa, Ҹулфа, جولفا), formerly Jugha (Armenian: Ջուղա, sometimes transliterated as Djugha) and ..
Alinja Tower From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search Alinja Tower Azerbaijani: Əlincə qalası Wikimedia | © OpenStreetMap Former names Alenjik or Alinje General information Location To the west of Khanega village, not far from Julfa city, Azerbaijan Alinjagala, Alinja-gala or Alinja tower (Azerbaijani: Əlincə qalası), earlier, up to the 14th century, the fortress was known as an medieval fortress – is ..
Baghdad From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search This article is about the capital of Iraq. For other uses, see Baghdad (disambiguation). Baghdad بَغْدَاد Metropolis and capital city Mayoralty of Baghdad Clockwise from top: Aerial view of the Green Zone; Al-Mustansiriya University; Al-Kadhimiya Mosque; Swords of Qadisiyah monument; and the Iraq Museum Seal Nickname(s): The City of Peace (مدينة السلام) Baghdad ..
Tabriz From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search For the administrative subdivision, see Tabriz County. For the Neon Genesis Evangelion character, see Tabris. Tabriz تبریز City Clockwise from top: Skyline of the city, Arg-e Tabriz, Mausoleum of Poets, Blue Mosque, Bazaar of Tabriz, El-Gölü and Tabriz Municipality Palace. Seal Nickname(s): City of Firsts Tabriz Coordinates: 38°04′N 46°18′ECoordinates: 38°04′N 46°18′E Country Iran Region 3 Province East Azerbaijan ..
Al-Masih ad-Dajjal From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Redirected from Dajjal) Jump to navigationJump to search Part of a series on Islam Beliefs[show] Practices[show] Texts and sciences[show] History[show] Culture and society[show] Related topics[show] Islam portal v t e Part of a series on Eschatology Buddhist[show] Christian[show] Hindu[show] Islamic[hide] — Figures — Beast of the Earth Dhul-Qarnayn Dhul-Suwayqatayn Isa Messiah Second Coming Israfil Mahdi Dajjal Muhammad Al-Qa’im Sufyani ..