1 Mar The courageous soldier and tiger of Islam Sultan Yusuf Salahuddin Ayyubi was born in Tikrit Fortress of Iraq on ( Hijri), he was the son. Sultan Salahuddin Ayyubi was born in the year AH/ CE in Tekrit on the West Bank of the Tigris between Mosul and Baghdad, loved dearly by his father, . Ṣalāḥ ad-Dīn Yūsuf ibn Ayyūb (Arabic: صلاح الدين يوسف بن أيوب , Kurdish: سەلاحەدینی ئەییووبی or Selahedînê Eyûbî) (/ – March ), better.

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Instead, Richard advanced south on Ascalon, where he restored the fortifications. From Bait-ul-Muqadas remained in custody of Muslims for years till The reasoning behind the Shia caliph al-Adid’s selection of Saladin, a Sunni, varies.

Saladin used to perform the five obligatory prayers on time, along with the supererogatory prayers. Saladin felt that Arslan was correct to care for his daughter, but Nur al-Din had taken refuge with him, and therefore he could not betray his trust. According to Imad ad-Din, after Tell Khalid, Saladin took a detour northwards to Ain Tab, but he gained possession of it when his army turned towards it, allowing to quickly move backward another c. Although the Crusader force consisted of only knights, Saladin hesitated to ambush them because of the presence of highly skilled generals.

Gathering a large force of Muslims of various groups, called Saracens by the Christians, Saladin set out to attack the Christians. Salahuddin paid it, himself, for about ten thousand poor people. During the summer ofa Nubian army along with a contingent of Armenian refugees were reported on the Egyptian border, preparing for a siege against Aswan.

Saladin aimed to counter this propaganda by ending the siege, claiming that he was defending Islam from the Crusaders; his army returned to Hama to engage a Crusader force there. 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.


Saladin remained in Cairo supervising its improvements, building colleges such as the Madrasa of the Sword Makers and ordering the internal administration of the country.

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Al-Zahir Dawud, whom Imad listed eighth, is recorded as being his twelfth son in a letter written by Saladin’s minister. The wells had been poisoned and Richard realized that his army would fall apart from starvation if he tried to besiege Jerusalem.

He granted freedom to Christians to leave the city if they salahiddin a small tribute. Meeting no opposition, Saladin ravaged the countryside of Montrealwhilst Baldwin’s forces watched on, refusing to intervene. In the spring ofhe was encamped under the walls of Homs, and a few skirmishes occurred between his generals and the Crusader army.

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. In this way, Salahuddin became successful in ending 3 rd crusade among crusaders and Muslims. Salah al Din became a legend in the East and West for his role in clearing the Crusaders from Ayuib.

From the beginning, many prejudiced Egyptian ministers disliked him. Umayyad MosqueDamascus. Saladin agreed to a truce with Bohemond in return for Muslim prisoners being held by him and then he gave A’zaz to Alam ad-Din Suleiman and Aleppo to Saif al-Din al-Yazkuj—the former was an emir of Aleppo who joined Saladin and the latter was a former ajubi of Shirkuh who helped rescue him from the assassination attempt at A’zaz.

When the treaty was concluded, the younger sister of as-Salih came to Saladin and requested the return of the Fortress of A’zaz; he complied and escorted her back to the gates of Aleppo with numerous presents.

However, he paid for many of them.

Salahuddin Ayyubi, the great warrior of Islam

On 21 May, he camped outside the city, positioning himself east of the Citadel of Aleppowhile his forces encircles the suburb of Banaqusa to the northeast and Bab Janan to the west. Because droughts and bad harvests hampered his commissariatSaladin agreed to a truce. Saladin replaced the Hanafi courts with Shafi’i administration, despite a promise he would not interfere in the religious leadership of the city. The assault was leaning towards failure and Saladin abandoned the operation to focus on issues in Mesopotamia.


Based in the an-Nusayriyah Mountainsthey commanded nine fortressesall built on high elevations. He could also take it upon himself to annex Syria before it could possibly fall into the hands of a rival, but he feared that attacking a land that formerly belonged to his master—forbidden in the Islamic principles in which he believed—could portray him as hypocritical, thus making him unsuitable for leading the war against the Crusaders. In Novemberhe set out upon a raid into Palestine; the Crusaders had recently forayed into the territory of Damascus, so Saladin saw the truce as no longer worth preserving.

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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.

The Crusaders withdrew beforehand and Saladin proclaimed it “a victory opening the gates of men’s hearts”. Salahuddin also allocated one of the gates of the city for people who were too poor to pay anything that they leave from there.

With this victory, Saladin decided to call in more bjography from Egypt; he requested al-Adil to dispatch 1, horsemen. bioography

He is buried in a mausoleum adjacent to the Umayyad Mosque. Only 10, Muslim were massacred in Masjid-e-Aqsa during first crusade.