In this accessible study, Stephen Humphreys introduces the most elusive of the early caliphs, Mu'awiya ibn abi Sufyan (602-680).
Author: Stephen Humphreys
Publisher: Oneworld Academic
ʿAbdallah ibn al-ʿAbbas (d. ca. 687–90) is regarded as the father of Qurʾanic
exegesis and was one of the ancestors of the ʿAbbasids, thus also of the emir
ʿAbd al-Rahman. Muʿawiya ibn Abi Sufyan (r. 661–80) was the founder of the ...
Author: Samuel Noble
Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press
Muʿawiya Ibn Abi Sufyan: From Arabia to Empire. Oxford: Oneworld, 2006. Ibn
Hishām, ʿAbd al- Malik. Kitāb sīrat Rasūl Allāh [Das leben Muhammed's nach
Muhammed ibn Ishâk bearbeitet von Abd el- Malik ibn Hischâm]. Edited by ...
Author: Stephen J. Shoemaker
Ziyad ibn Abi Sufyan ibn Harb His mother was Sumayya , the slavegirl of al -
Harith ibn Kalada ath - Thaqafi . Some call him “ Ziyad ibn Abihi ( son of his father
) ” and some say “ Ziyad the amir . ” He was governor of Basra for Mu ' awiya after
Author: Muḥammad Ibn Saʻd
fanatics that they decided to rid Islam of Ali , Muawiya ibn Abi Sufyan and Amr ibn
al - As by assasinating all three of them on the same day at public prayer . Their
plot , however , did not work out as planned . Amr was unhurt in Fustat because ...
Author: Habib Ur Rahman
Publisher: G K Hall
Success in both areas was due primarily to the efforts of Muawiya ibn Abi Sufyan
. Muawiya held the governorate of Syria ( including Palestine ) during the later
years of Umar's caliphate . His appointment was renewed when Uthman ibn
Author: John Walter Jandora
... bin Aas and Muawiya bin Abu Sufyan the two masters of plot , of intrigue , of
ambiguity and paradox , of deceit and deception , of double - talk and single -
purpose - forged an alliance , to prop and to buttress each other against Ali ibn
Author: A. A. Razwy
Ibn Salm when he learned of the caliph ' s anger with Rajā Ibrāhīm ibn al - Sindi
said , “ I was walking with Sad ibn Salm when someone told him that the
Commander of the ... Muawiya ibn Abi Sufyān ordered that Rawḥ ibn Zinbā be
Author: Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad Ibn ʻAbd Rabbih
Publisher: Garnet Pub Limited
Category: Literary Criticism
... í Mióza ibn Hijâr ibn Wubair ibn Nakhbâr : 19 : 148 ; 22 : 121 * Moghuls : 14:56
Mohammedan Turcomans : 18:37 Mohammedans ( in Abyssinia ) : 17:67 ; 18:14
Mongols : 16 : 7 Muawiya ibn Abi Sufyan : 18:38 Mu'ayyad Shaikh : See Shaikh ...
Author: Abū al-Maḥāsin Yūsuf Ibn Taghrībirdī
During the short tenure of Muhammad's son-in-law, Ali ibn Abi Talib, the fourth
caliph, the Muslim capital was moved to al-Kufa in present-day Iraq, 170 km
south of Baghdad. Then Ali ibn Abi Talib's successor, Muawiya ibn Abi Sufyan, ...
Author: Sami Moubayed
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
Category: Political Science
Accompanying Umar in Jerusalem, as one of his generals, was Muawiya ibn Abu
Sufyan. Muawiya I, the founder of the Umayyad dynasty, was born into a clan that
fiercely resisted the Prophet Muhammed (Muawiya's mother actually ate the ...
Author: Veland Ramadani
Category: Business & Economics
Ibn Hajar ' s Tahdhib al - tahdhib is not the only Hilfsmittel when one has to
identify traditionists . ... 31 ) died , according to Ibn Sa ' d , Kitāb al - țabaqāt , in
Medina during the Caliphate of Muāwiya ibn Abi Sufyān ; - Khālid ibn Najīḥ ( p .
Category: Oriental antiquities
Nothing illustrates the strength of religious feeling in Qatar more than its
transformation into a refuge and base for the Khawrij after the conflict which
arose between Ali , the fourth Caliph , and Muawiya Ibn Abi Sufyan , who
usurped authority ...
Author: Ibrāhīm Abū Nāb
Last night I dreamt I met Muawiya ibn Abi Sufyan . I was mediating a truce with
him on behalf of our Lord al - Husayn . Muawiya got angry and said , ' Put him in
prison with Taha Husayn . ' ' But I was able to get away . I caught a taxi and found
Author: William M. Hutchins
Publisher: Amer Univ in Cairo Press
Muawiya , for his part , publicly acknowledged Ziyad as his half - brother through
the extra - marital relations of his own father , Abu Sufyan , declaring him to be
Ziyad ibn Abi Sufyan * . This was an extremely shrewd move on the part of ...
Author: H. U. Rahman
The caliph Umar entrusted the governorship of Syria to Muawiya ibn - Abi -
Sufyan , brother of Yazid . The new ruler installed himself at Damascus . Assured
of the support of his relative , the third caliph Uthman ( 24 - 35 / 644 - 656 ) ,
Author: ʻĀdil Ismāʻīl
Khalid Bin Al-Waleed, His Life and Campaigns A. I. Akram. Khalid bin Saeed :
145 , 310 , 311 , 315 . Khaula bint Al Azwar : 360 , 361 , 427 , 437 ... Muawiya bin
Abi Sufyan : 172 , 186 , 211 , 392 , 457 , 474 . Muaz bin Jabal : 334 , 336 , 401 .
Author: A. I. Akram
In this conquest Hazrat Khalid bin Waleed and Hazrat Yazeed bin Abi Sufyan
showed unparalleled deeds of valour ... But the conquest of Syria was completed
with the conquest of Caesarea at the hands of Hazrat Muawiya bin Abi Sufyan in
Author: ʻAbdulquddūs Hāshmī Nadvī
Maabar , 19 Napoleon , 49 , 93 , 144 McLean , Lt . - Col . , M . P . , in Yemen ,
Naqil Yesleh , 19 134 - 5 , 141 Nasir bin ... 93 - 4 ; French , 93 Ibrahim Pasha
takes , 52 Neutralism , 121 Muawiya ibn abi Sufyan , Caliph Nicholson , Reynold
Author: William Harold Ingrams