The Abbasids were an Arabic dynasty that initially ruled over most...
Abd al-Rahman I
Abd al-Rahman was the founder of the Emirate of Cordoba and ruled...
Ali ibn Abi Talib
Ali ibn Abi Talib, or simply Ali, (l. 601-661 CE) was among...
The First Fitna (656-661 CE) was the first civil war of the Islamic...
Hisham's Palace at Khirbat Al Mafjar (the ruins of Mafjar...
Islam is an Abrahamic-monotheistic religion based upon the teachings...
Caliphate (“Khilafat” in Arabic) was a semi-religious...
The first four caliphs of the Islamic empire – Abu Bakr...
Battle of Guadelete (711 CE)
Batalla de Guadalete (Spanish for "The Battle of Guadalete") by...
Battle of Tours (732 CE)
"Bataille de Poitiers, en octobre 732" (French for "Battle of Poitiers...
Coin of Hisham ibn Abd al-Malik
An Umayyad silver coin (dirham) issued by Hisham ibn Abd al-Malik...
Coin of Marwan II
Dirhams (silver coins) minted in the reign of the last Caliph of...