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Seljuks

Islamic History B: From the Crusades to the 'Gunpowder Empires'

The Muslims were religiously and politically fragmented during the mid-tenth and eleventh centuries. However, these conditions witnessed profound changes when the Seljuks came onto the scene. The emergence of the Seljuks as the new ruling elite was often called the period of Sunni revival. Sunni Islam became a leading player again after it overthrew the Buyyid Shi’i dynasty in Baghdad and parts of Iran. Moreover, they sponsored Sunni religious institutions and religious scholars until it reached extraordinary heights.

Islamic History B: From the Crusades to the 'Gunpowder Empires'

The Muslims were religiously and politically fragmented during the mid-tenth and eleventh centuries. However, these conditions witnessed profound changes when the Seljuks came onto the scene. The emergence of the Seljuks as the new ruling elite was often called the period of Sunni revival. Sunni Islam became a leading player again after it overthrew the Buyyid Shi’i dynasty in Baghdad and parts of Iran. Moreover, they sponsored Sunni religious institutions and religious scholars until it reached extraordinary heights.

Islamic History B: From the Crusades to the 'Gunpowder Empires'

Publication Type  Article
Year of Publication  2020
Date Published  2020
Authors  Unknown
Alternate Title  Outline the main religious and political changes brought about by the arrival of the Seljuks into the Muslim world.
Key Words  Seljuks; Muslim world

An Assessment Batiniyya In History Of Seljuk

Publication Type  Article
Year of Publication  2018
Date Published  2018
Authors  Bekman, Busranur
Alternate Title  Prof. Dr. Tufan Buzpınar at Istanbul Şehir University
Source  

Prof. Dr. Tufan Buzpınar

Key Words  Batinids; Seljuks; Hasan Sabbâh; Nazari Ismail; Batinids


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