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More than two-thirds of the population are Moslems, mostly Shi`as, with the exception of the official classes.
At Cairo he became thoroughly imbued with Shi'a doctrines, and their introduction into his native country was henceforth the sole object of his life.
Thus it is left to any man or wor i shi.
Shi Hwang-ti (246-210 B.C.), the first universal emperor, established his capital at Kwan-chung, the site of the modern Si-gan Fu.