Harunolrashid Dies

Harunolrashid Dies...
1host2u.com 24/03/809 History

Keywords:#1host2u.ir, #Abbasi, #Baghdad, #Barmaki, #Caliphate, #Harunolrashid, #Iranian, #Khorasan, #Mamun, #Mashhad, #Musa, #Tehran, #Tus, #Yahya_Barmaki

The fifth Abbasi Caliph Harunolrashid fell ill and died in Tus at the age of 46 and was buried in Mashhad. Harunolrashid's reign lasted for 23 years. With help from Iranian viziers, specially using teachings of Yahya Barmaki, he could give the Caliphate rule, the theme of an empire and turned Baghdad into a touristic place and a center for trade and knowledge.
The news of Harunolrashid's death soon reached Khorasan. In a secret meeting among nobles and elderly, Mamun his son from an Iranian mother was chosen as caliph. 3 weeks later, his brother Amin sent an army of 91,000 soldiers to counter Mamun's volunteer corps of 30,000 in Tehran. The Abbasi army leaded by Ali Bin Musa Bin Haman were defeated. The winning army proceeded to take Baghdad under siege. Soon Baghdad fell and Amin's head was sent to Mamun....

Read more from Source »

Related articles based on keyword density
Imam Reza Is Born...
1host2u.com 01/02/766 History
Imam Reza was the seventh descendant of the Islamic Prophet Mohammad and the eighth of the Twelve Imams. He was born in the house of Imam Musa Kazem...View Details»

Al Motasem Becomes Caliph...
1host2u.com 09/08/833 History
Al Motasem was hailed Abbasi Caliph on Aug, 9, 833 succeeding his half brother Mamun. He was the son of Harunolrashid and a Turkic slave mother. One ...View Details»

Mamun Wins Battle Of Rhagae...
1host2u.com 01/05/811 History
The Battle of Rhagae was fought on May, 1, 811 between the two sons of Harunolrashid, Al-Amin and Al-Mamun. In 802 Harunolrashid,, ordered that Amin ...View Details»

Iran’s volleyball snares historic Olympic berth after 52 years ...
en.mehrnews.com 05/06/2016 Sports
News ID: 3676230 - Sat 4 June 2016 - 16:02 Sports TEHRAN, Jun. 04 (MNA) – Iran national volleyball team beat Poland at the 2016 Olympic men’s volleyb...View Details»

Anglo-Soviet invasion of Iran ...
1host2u.com 25/08/1941 History
The invasion of Iran was the Allied invasion of the Imperial State of Iran during World War II, by Soviet, British and other Commonwealth armed forces...View Details»


EOF