The courageous soldier and tiger of Islam Sultan Yusuf Salahuddin Ayyubi was born in Tikrit Fortress of Iraq on ( Hijri), he was the son. Biography of Salahuddin Ayyubi – Ṣalāḥ ad-Dīn Yūsuf ibn Ayyūb (Arabic: صلاح الدين يوسف بن أيوب , Kurdish: سەلا. Salahuddin Al-Ayubi ( – AD) was born of Kurdish family in Tikrit ( km northwest of Baghdad) near the river Tigris in M. His childhood was spent.

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By 23 August, Saladin had decisively quelled the uprising, and never again had to face a military challenge from Cairo.

From there, they headed west to besiege the fortress of A’zaz on 15 May. He saw that the lamps were displaced and beside his bed laid hot scones of the shape peculiar to the Assassins with a note at the top pinned by a poisoned dagger. The Christians sent a large portion of their army to besiege the fortress of Harim north of Aleppo, so southern Palestine bore few defenders. May Allah honor him in the hereafter, lighten his grave, and raise his rank in Paradise.

The controversial detainment of Majd al-Din was a part of the larger discontent associated with the aftermath of Turan-Shah’s departure from Yemen.

Continue to app Rating: Marquette University Press,pp. One was killed by one of Saladin’s generals and the others were slain while trying to escape. Saladin had captured almost every Crusader city. Saladin was later enraged when he received a message from Arslan accusing Nur al-Din of more abuses against his daughter.

Where heaven touches earth: She suckled it for some time and then Saladin ordered a horse to be fetched for her and she went back to camp. During his tenure as vizier, Saladin began to undermine the Fatimid establishment and, following al-Adid’s death inhe abolished the Fatimid Caliphate and realigned the country’s allegiance with the SunniBaghdad -based Abbasid Caliphate.


His personal name was ” Yusuf “; ” Salah ad-Din ” is a laqaban honorific epithet, meaning biograph of the Faith. He never spoke badly about sxlahuddin and never allowed anyone to do so in his presence.

Seeing that confrontation was unavoidable, Saladin prepared for battle, taking up a superior position at the Horns of Hamahills by the gorge of the Orontes River. However, according saahuddin this version, after some bargaining, he was eventually accepted by the majority of the emirs.

Salahuddin Ayyubi, the great warrior of Islam

Guy then set about besieging Acre. Raynald threatened to attack the salahufdin cities of Mecca and Medina and responded by looting a caravan of pilgrims on the Hajj in The people were watching her and weeping and I Ibn Shaddad was standing amongst them. Rulers of the Ayyubid dynasty.

Because droughts and bad harvests hampered his commissariatSaladin agreed to a truce. Izz al-Din would not accept his terms because he considered them disingenuous and extensive, and Saladin immediately laid siege to the heavily fortified city.

In this emergency, the emir of Damascus appealed to Saif al-Din of Mosul a cousin of Gumushtigin for assistance against Aleppo, but he refused, forcing the Syrians to request the aid of Saladin, who complied. He also reported that they intended to attack Medina and remove Muhammad ‘s body. sakahuddin

Salahuddin Ayyubi (Saladin)

To be a great Sultan, one should be courageous, strict, and strong-willed, yet merciful, fair, and kind. Instead, Richard advanced south on Salauuddin, where he restored the fortifications. According to Abu Hamah, Imad missed two sons who were born to slave-women: He joined the military as a young man and was ably trained by his uncle Asad-al-Din Shirkoh, a commander of the Zengid Dynasty.

In the early summer ofNur ad-Din was mustering an army, sending summons to Mosul, Diyar Bakrand the Jazira in an apparent preparation of attack against Saladin’s Egypt. After Richard reoccupied Jaffa and restored its fortifications, he and Saladin again discussed terms.


Salahuddin’s Blog: Short Biography of Salahuddin Ayyubi

Prior to arriving at Montreal, Saladin however withdrew back to Cairo as he received the reports that in his absence the Crusader leaders had increased their support to the traitors inside Egypt to attack Saladin from within and lessen his power especially the Fatimid who started plotting to restore their past glory. History is full of his greatest achievements, but here, we are highlighting his two major achievements that are recognized not only by Muslim world but his enemies. Muslims are buried in a simple shroud, so if there are any sarcophagi present, they are usually used for covering the top of the Islamic burials.

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Saladin – Wikipedia

When the Crusader force—reckoned to be the largest the kingdom ever produced from its own resources, but still outmatched by the Muslims—advanced, the Ayyubids unexpectedly moved down the stream of Ain Jalut. Saladin first fortified the Citadel of Cairo —which had been a domed pleasure pavilion with a fine view in more peaceful times. Islamic Perspectives illustrated ed. In just twelve years he conquered Damascus, Alleppo, and Iraq.

According to Abu Shamahe intended to spend the fast of Ramadan in Egypt and then make the hajj pilgrimage to Mecca in the summer.

Soon after, he defeated the Zengid army at the Battle of the Horns of Hama and was thereafter proclaimed the “Sultan of Egypt and Syria” by the Abbasid caliph al-Mustadi.