The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 03-09-2014, 04:34 AM
Newbie
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Al Ahsa, Saudi Arabia
Posts: 1
Uyunid Dynasty

The Al Uyuni (Uyunids), were an Arab dynasty that ruled Uyunid Emirate (Bahrain) for approximately 200 years, from the 11th to the 13th centuries. They were the remnants of Bani Abdul Qays tribe and seized the country from the Qarmatians with the military assistance of Great Seljuq Empire in the year 1077-1078 AD. It then fell to the Usfurids of Banu Uqayl in 651 AH (1253 AD). The famous poet Ali bin Al Mugrab Al Uyuni is a descendant of the Uyunids.

History:
In 1077-1078, an Arab Sheikh named Abdullah bin Ali Al-'Uyuni defeated the Qarmatians in Bahrain and Al-Hasa with the help of Baghdad and founded the Uyunid dynasty.

Rise;
The Uyunid Emirate was establish and ruled by Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali Al Uyuni in the state of Al-Hasa with the assisted of the Abbasids and the Turks. Then Al-Fadhl, son of Abdullah, transfers his capital to Qatif, then to Awal (today’s state of Bahrain). In his reign, the state extended to Kuwait. Then in 513 H. the Capital went back to Qatif. Then in 531 H. Mohammed son of Al Fadhl 1 is assassinated there for the state was divided into two, one in Al-Hasa and the other in Al-Qatif.

Expansion;
Under Muhammad b. Ahmad b. Abu'l-Hussin b. Abu Sinan, the Uyunid's territory stretched from Najd to the Syrian desert. Due to the influence of the Uyunid kingdom, Caliph al-Nasir li-Din Allah gave Muhammad b. Ahmad authority to protect the pilgrimage route to Mecca. Muhammad was later murdered by a family member, instigated by his cousin, Gharir b. Shukr b. Ali. In the years 587 – 605 H. Mohammed bin Abi Al-hussain unites Qatif and Al-Hasa. He restores the glory of the Uyunids, and extends the state to Najd central Arabia. The state was divided again after his assassination in 605 H. In 640 H.

The Overthrow;
The country was ruled by the Uyunid dynasty for 163 years. In 1253 C. Conflicts inside the Uyunid family gave the chance to the Bedouin Usfurids to establish their state and destroy the state of Ayounids. Thereby gaining control over eastern Arabia, including the islands of Bahrain.

Cadet Branch:
The Al Ghardaqa family are the remnants of the Uyunid dynasty of Bani Abdul Qays of Weill bin Rabia bin Adnan and whom belonging to Bani Juhav. They are mainly located in, Al-Mubarraz, Al-Hasa, (Saudi Arabia) and Ar Rams in Ras al-Khaimah, (United Arab Emirates).
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 11-07-2018, 03:05 PM
Samvel Magrdini's Avatar
Commoner
 
Join Date: Oct 2018
Location: Yerevan, Armenia
Posts: 12
That's interesting. Do they claim the throne though?
__________________
Եթ'զի աստուած, կ'շողայ կրկէն
Արքայական թագը Հայքի վրայ․․․
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off





Popular Tags
biography british royal family britishroyals camilla canada ceremony clothes commonwealth games current events current events thread discussão duchessofsussex duchess of sussex duke of cambridge duke of edinburgh emma england fashion genetics gordon grandchild harry history hohenzollern infanta cristina interests juan carlos kate middleton king willem-alexander ladies-in-waiting lineage meghan markle patron piromallo porphyria prince prince aymeric prince charles prince charles; biographies; tom bower prince harry prince harry of wales prince nicholas princess princess anne princesses public image pyrmont queen elisabeth queen letizia queen mathilde relationship royal royal ancestry royal geneology royal wedding sarah duchess of york state visit sweden swedish royal registry tiara tony armstrong-jones van belgië visit from sweden waldeck wedding windsor windsor castle wivies working visit ww1



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:50 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2018
Jelsoft Enterprises