Zakarya, Shaikh Baha al-Din

Zakarya, Shaikh Baha al-Din

Historical dictionary of Medieval India. . 2011.

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  • Baha al-Din, Zakarya — (1183 1262)    He was born in a small town near Multan in 1182 1183. In his youth, Baha al Din visited different places in the Islamic world, including Medina, Baghdad, and Bokhara, for higher studies in Islamic subjects. At Baghdad, he became a… …   Historical dictionary of Medieval India

  • Multan —    Located on the side of the Chenab River about 60 kilome ters south of its confluence with Ravi on the northern confines of Sind, Multan was seized by the Karmathians toward the end of the 10th century. They were finally overthrown by Muizz al… …   Historical dictionary of Medieval India

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