I am currently stand at the top place of Jordan and Palestine. qal’at Salahuddin Al-Ayubi Ajlun, This place is calld Ajlun, Quds is located here. we are standing here and these mountains Jerusalem is behind these mountains. And some places are from here. It is a very strange fort. qal’at Salahuddin Al-Ayubi Ajlun this was market here where slaves were sold,
There are also Vistors on that side besides us. “In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.” Peace be upon you as well as the mercy of Allah! I am Zubair Riaz present in Jordan, First of all Durood & Salam.. [O Allah, bless our Prophet, our beloved, our master Muhammad, his family and companions,
Sultan Salahuddin History Episode 1
may God bless him and grant him peace] I am here for the historical status of top part of the Jordan. and you can see fort behind me, you can read it’s name from there Qila’at Ajlun Ajlun is the name of this town, and this fort was made by Salahuddin Al-Ayyubi before conquering the Bait Al-Muqaddas. I think in year 1099 A.D Crusaders declared Bait Al-Muqaddas as there country, after that in 1117 A.D or 1170 A.D
when Sultan Salahuddin Al-Ayyubi went through these places of Karak and Ajlun here to conquer Jerusalem and to make the cradle of peace for these places he made this fort here, today we’ll show you and visit this fort [ InshaAllah ] This fort is approximately nine hundred years old, I’ll try to show you from here that how this fort made from stones. so, come with me,
I hope that this fort and the history of Jordan I show you is the top most place. You watch this fort from ground, We’ll go to upper side [ InshaAllah ], I’ll show you from this side so you”ll understand that how high we are and this is the highest point of Jordan and and mountains of Jordan. I’ll try to show you from here, below these are all forests.
Now we are going inside the fort, see this is the fort Fort Salahuddin Al-Ayyubi this cold weather, This is the photogragh of the fort This is the bridge that is used to go inside that fort from mountains but there are so many clouds here there are some issues with viewing.
This fort is build on very high point and have very difficult paths, and from here Salahuddin Al-Ayyubi make this as a main point for the forces of Al-Quds and he gave this in command of Ameer-izzideen and here Sultan Salahuddin Al-Ayyubi keep one battalion of the forces He is not Sultan at that time but this fort was build before the conquest of Al-Quds,
Let’s go further and will show you what things are here and how we get inside. This is the entrances, there are two main doors here, one is where we are standing and second is on ther other side there are three more doors which is written here Fort is inside, this is external view. I think it is very huge fort, let’s go inside and will show you,
I’ll try to show you from outside too as you can see how this is build on a mountain. [ Allah is the Greatest ], see this see this, [ Allah is the greatest ], archers ware sat here and do the archery so no one could came near the fort, same thing is here too here were the archers of Sultan Salahuddin Al-Ayyubi. [ Allah is the greatest ] see this, This is what I showed you from inside about the archers this is the view of that from outside, and see the second one there,
I’ll try to show this is place of archers what I showed you that archers sat there and do the archery, this is the outside view of that. From here they used to shoot arrows at the enemy. and above that there is a big window for light and air, you can pause video here and can read all the details written here, now let’s go inside.
It is written here that at the first place the purpose to build this fort is that Crusaders must be prevented from here, there is another place for shooting arrows,
let’s see what’s on that side there is a Ottoman letter here This fort has also been in the possession of the Ottoman Empire, see this,
fort was build in 1184 A.D by the order of Sultan Salahuddin Al-Ayyubi Ameer izzideen Ameer izzideen Usama he was one of the great generals, and in the Ottoman empire there were fifty soldiers here.
Here you can see whole fort and how it is build on the highest point,
We entered from here it is a very huge fort. see this, how the soldiers looks at that time. and I think this is the place where they used to gather this is one of that room Used for the gatherings,
I think. You can see this is the model of whole fort here these are the stairs which we used to enter here we entered through this door and currently we are here at this place These are some relics here I think some Quranic verses written on it. “In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.”
There are some other tourists over there on that side, besides us. let’s go further this side this Qa’lat Ajlun Salahuddin Al-Ayyubi this was the market here slaves were sold see this, See,