Madrassa az-Zahiriyya

Madrassa az-Zahiriyya information

Damascus , Syria
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Northwest of Saladin’s mausoleum is the restored 13th-century madrassa, within which is buried Sultan Beybars – another Islamic warrior hero, this time of the Mamluk dynasty. It was Beybars who won several decisive victories over the Crusaders, driving them from the region.