Uthman in reorganised the Iranian frontier; both Basra and Kufa received new governors Sa'id ibn al-'As in Kufa's case , and the east came under Basra's command while north of that remained under Kufa's. Sign Up.

The Great Mosque of Kufa has previously underwent sporadic renovations. A primary founder of a Sunni school of thought, Abu Hanifa , was a Kufan who had supported the Zaydi Revolt in the s; and his jurisprudence was systematised and defended against non-Iraqi rivals starting with Malikism by other Kufans, such as al-Shaybani. Late Antique Archaeology.

The renovation included:. Marina Marinaki. Marshall Cavendish.