Tag Archives: Caliphate

The Fatimid Caliphate

Follow The most stable of the successor dynasties founded in the ninth and tenth centuries was that of the Fatimids, a branch of Shi’is. The ...

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The Abbasid Caliphate

Follow In the Middle East, during these centuries, the ‘Abbasids, after their victory over the Umayyads, had transformed the Umayyads’ Arab empire into a multinational ...

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The Umayyad Caliphate

Follow The Umayads were the first Muslim dynasty — that is, they were the first rulers of the Islamic Empire to pass down power within ...

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