Banu Zuhrah

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Banu Zuhrah
(Arabic: بنو مزينة‎‎)
Quraysh, Adnanites
Descended from Zuhrah ibn Kilab
Religion Paganism and later Islam

Banu Zuhrah (Arabic: بنو زُهرة‎‎) is a clan of the Quraish tribe.

Akhnas ibn Shariq al-Thaqifi and the Banu Zuhrah were with the Meccan as part of the escort that preceded the battle of Badr, but since he believed the caravan to be safe, he did not join Quraish on their way to a festival in Badr. He together with Banu Zuhrah returned, so this two clans present in the battle [1]

Muhammad al-Tijani, a 20th century Shi'a Twelver Islamic scholar writes:

Notable Members[edit]


  1. ^ Shaw University Mosque -Islam, Mosques & NC Muslims eCommunity
  2. ^ The Shi'a: The Real Followers of the Sunnah on [1]
  3. ^ Shi'a Real Ahl al-Sunnah
  4. ^ Jafri, S. H. (2007). The Origins and Early Development of Shi`a Islam. Stacey Publishing. pp. 58–79.