The Ebony Sun
(Burgundy Sun x Kyobi Rihma)
Crabbet/Egyptian, Born 2010, Height 15 h
The Ebony Sun is a rare, black liver chestnut sired by Burgundy Sun and out of Kyobi Rihma. His sire, Burgundy, is a full blood brother to The Sun Prince, but has the look and color of his Babson ancestors and, in particular, his great-great-great grandmother, Bint Maaroufa. From a distance, Bint Maaroufa looked black. At Stud at Los Acres, Stockton, CA.
(*Jair Tamaal x Mi Amorcita)
Spanish/Egyptian, Born 2011, Height 15.1 ½ h
Purchased from Los Acres as an outcross for our intensely linebred Phara mares, Tourairo is a fiery red chestnut stallion. A great-grandson of the Spanish champion, *Sidi-Brahim, “Airo” is a son of *Jair Tamaal, who was exported to Portugal for 3 years. With his classic beauty and extraordinary trainability, *Jair Tamaal left his mark on the Iberian Peninsula showing for the first time an Arabian’s agility and bravery in the arena with the bulls. At Stud at Los Acres, Stockton, CA.
The Moniet Sun
(The Sun Prince x Kyobi Rihma)
Crabbet/Egyptian, Born 2009, Height 14.3 h
The Moniet Sun is the first foal from Phara Farm’s Crabbet/Babson stallion, The Sun Prince, and the Straight Egyptian Al Khamsa mare, Kyobi Rihma. From his first baby steps, Moniet showed his exceptional front with a high-set neck and beautiful head. His sire is 6 generations of Phara Farm linebreeding to the unforgettable Lewisfield Sun God (Aarah-Raffles) with just a dash of Babson.
Truly Sun God
(Trussardi x The Sun Heiress)
Crabbet/Egyptian/Spanish/Polish, Born 2012
In looking for an outcross for the Phara breeding, we chose the 2012 National Champion Futurity Colt, Trussardi, both for his phenotype and his genotype. Of all the young stallions, he looks the most like a Phara- bred horse with his pronounced jibbah, chiseled face, balanced body and spectacular movement. His sire, Stival, brings the top-producing sire, Gazal al Shaqab, into the pedigree. At Stud at Los Acres, Stockton, CA, in 2016.
(Burgundy Sun x The Sun Orchid)
2015 Chestnut Colt
This spectacular colt is a result of using the old horsemen’s adage: ”Let the sire of the sire be the grandsire of the dam.” His sire’s sire is Phara Farm’s foundation stallion, Eclipse of the Sun. Eclipse is also the grandsire of The Sun Orchid. This colt is 75% Phara breeding and 25% Straight Egyptian through his granddam, Kyobi Rihma.
The Sun Heiress
(Eclipse of the Sun x Rose of Fadl)
Crabbet/Babson, Born 1996, Height 15 h
The Sun Heiress is the only full sister to Phara Farm’s breeding stallions, The Sun Prince and Burgundy Sun. She is also the only living granddaughter of Phara Farm’s incomparable foundation mare, Sun God Heiress. Heiress is linebred to Lewisfield Sun God. Her mother, Rose of Fadl, is one of only seven offspring of multiple-champion Fadl Dan, one of the last stallions bred by Henry Babson.
(Ravenwood Monee x Rasmoniet RSI)
Straight Egyptian Al Khamsa, Strain Hadban Enzahi, Height 15.1 hands
Rihma is linebred to the legendary Moniet El Nefous, with 3 close-up crosses through Rasmoniet RSI, Soufian and Alcibiades. Surprisingly, Moniet El Nefous was 18.75% Crabbet through her sire, Shahloul and her dam, Wanisa. Rihma’s tail female line goes to Farasha, dam of the beautiful gray stallion,*Farazdac, Glennloch Farm’s, *Faleh++ and Nabilahh (the dam of *Khofo++).
The Sun Orchid
(The Sun Prince x Kyobi Rihma)
Crabbet/Egyptian, Born 2011, Height 14.3 h
The Sun Orchid is a full sister to The Moniet Sun. She is an exquisite burnished chestnut with an extraordinary, full mane streaked with platinum highlights. Her eyes are large, dark and sparkling with intelligence. As often happens with a daughter, she closely resembles her sire.
(Majik of Marwan x GC Forever Blest)
Egyptian/Polish/Crabbet, Born 2014, Expected Height 15 h
Lyric’s sire, Majik of Marwan, is an elite sire with an internationally-respected reputation sired by the legendary Marwan Al Shaqab. His dam is the aristocrat mare, Lily Marlaina, who is herself out of an aristocrat mare, Probracja. Lyric’s dam is a Straight Egyptian Al Khamsa mare by Ravenwood Monee out of Ravenwood Forever, making her a half-sister to our foundation mare, Kyobi Rihma.