Druzism
The Druze (/druːz/; Arabic: درزي‎ derzī or durzī, plural دروز durūz; Hebrew: דרוזים‎, druzim) is a monotheistic and Abrahamic religion articulated by the Rasa'il al-hikmah, a corpus of...
Maan family
The Banu Ma'an tribe (also Ma'n, ALA-LC: Ma‘nī, adjective:Ma'anid, Ma'nid), were a tribe and dynasty of Qahtani Arab some of which later became Druze and rulers of the Lebanon Mountains during a perio...
Shihab family
The Chehabs (or "Shihabs"; Arabic: شهابيون / ALA-LC: Shihābiyūn) are a prominent Lebanese noble family. The Chehabs were the traditional princes of the Wadi al-Taym, who traced their lineage to the Ba...
Battle of Ain Darra
The Battle of Ain Dara took place in the town of Ain Dara in 1711 between the Qaysi and Yemeni Druze, with the Qaysis victorious.
Traditionally there had been two Druze socio-political branches li...
1860 Lebanon conflict
The 1860 Druze–Maronite conflict was the culmination of a peasant uprising, which began in the north of Mount Lebanon as a rebellion of Maronite peasants against their Druze overlords and culminated i...
Hauran Druze Rebellion
The Hauran Druze Rebellion was a violent Druze uprising against Ottoman authority in the Syrian province, which erupted in 1909. The rebellion was led by the al-Atrash family, in an aim to gain indepe...
Israeli Druze
The Israeli Druze (Arabic: الدروز الإسرائيلية‎, Hebrew: דְּרוּזִים יִשְׂרְאֵלִים) are a religious minority of Arab descent located in Israel. In 2012, there were 130,600 Druze living in the ...
Seven pillars of Ismailism
The Ismā'īlī Shi'a – the Nizari, Druze and Mustaali – have more Pillars than those of the Sunni. The Shahadah (profession of faith), is not considered a Pillar and is instead seen as the foundation u...
List of Israeli Druze
This is a list of notable Israeli Druze.The list is ordered by category of human endeavor. Persons with significant contributions in two fields are listed in both of the pertinent categories, to facil...
Ottoman Syria
Ottoman Syria refers to divisions of the Ottoman Empire within the Levant, usually defined as the region east of the Mediterranean Sea, west of the Euphrates River, north of the Arabian Desert and sou...
French expedition in Syria
French expedition in Syria may refer to: