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Bio: ‘Abdullah ibn al-Mubarak

b. 118 H. in Merv - d. 181 H. in Hit (736 -797 CE) radiya Allah anhu A renowned Khorasani scholar, hadtih narrator and ascetic from Tartib al-Madarik by Qadi 'Iyad's translated by Aisha Bewley - From ...

Bio: Abu al-Bayan

d. 551 H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu Nabâ ibn Muhammad ibn Mahfûzh al-Qurashi al-Dimashqi Scholar of language and fiqh, murshid. He used to study shafi`i fiqh together with Sheikh Rislan in a mosque in the grand suq near Bab Sharqi. Buried ...

Bio: Abu al-Ma`ali al-Nisaburi

d. 578 radiya Allah anhu أبر المعالي نسعود بن محمد بن مسعود النيسابوري orator, preacher, shafi`i scholar, lived in damascus, buried in the sufi graveyard References: [Ziarat al-Sham p.334-5] - Damas Cultural Society © 2007 ...

Bio: Abu Al-Walid Al-Baji

b. 403 - d. 474 H. radiya Allah anhu ﷽ By Dr. G.F. Haddad Sulayman ibn Khalaf ibn Sa`d or Sa`id or Sa`dun ibn Ayyub, al-Qadi Abu al-Walid al-Tujaybi al-Andalusi al-Qurtubi al-Baji al-Tamimi al-Dhahabi al-Maliki ...

Bio: Abu Bakr al-`Arudiki

born 584 - d. .. H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu Of Ahl al-mahabba wa al-tawhid. Buried at the foot of Qasiun on the western side [Ziarat al-Sham] Damas Cultural Society © 2007 ...
Bio: Abu Darda

Bio: Abu Darda

sahabi d. 32 H. (653 CE) in Damascus radiya Allah anhu `Uwaymar (or `Amir) ibn Zayd, known by his kunya Abu Al-Darda', a companion of Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ) from the ...
Bio: Abu Dharr al-Ghafari

Bio: Abu Dharr al-Ghafari

radiya Allah anhu He lived in Damascus during the caliphate of Sayyiduna 'Uthman. He has a maqam in al-Shaghur References bmk ziarat Damas Cultural Society © 2007 ...

Bio: Abu Muslim al-Khawlani

"the inburnable" radiya Allah anhu Prominent religious figure in Damascus, Syria. He was one of the 'Eight Ascetics,' who included Amir ibn Abd al-Qays, Abu Muslim al-Khawlani, Uways al-Qarani, Al-Rabi ibn Khuthaym, ...

Bio: Abu Nu`aym Al-Asbahani

(336-430) radiya Allah anhu Abu Nu`aym Al-Asbahani By Dr. G.F. Haddad Abû Nu`aym, Ahmad ibn `Abd Allâh ibn Ahmad ibn Ishâq ibn Mûsâ ibn Mahrân al-Mihrânî al-Asbahânî or al-Asfahânî al-Ahwal al-Ash`arî al-Shâfi`î (336-430), ...
Bio: Abu Shamah al-Maqdisi

Bio: Abu Shamah al-Maqdisi

b. 599 - d. 665 in Damascus (1202-1267 CE) الإمام عبد الرحمان بن إسماعيل بن إبراهيم عثمان المقدسي ثم الدمشقي، المعروف بأبي شامة radiya Allah anhu ﷽ Grammarian and muhaddith [ZaSh] He was ...
Bio: Abu Sulayman al-Darani

Bio: Abu Sulayman al-Darani

(d. 215 H. in Dara near Damascus) radiya Allah anhu Biography in Al-Risala al-Qushayriyya - t.b.d. Biografi Abu Sulayman al-Darani ur al-Qusayri's Risala, övers ...

Bio: Abul Dahdâh al-Salihi

أبو الدحداح، أحمد بن محمد بن إسماعيل التيمي الدمشقي الصالحي d. 328 in Damascus radiya Allah anhu
  • muhaddith
  • Buried in Maqbara Dahdah
t.b.d. References: Ziarat al-Sham © Damas Cultural Society 2007 -- ...

Bio: Al-Khatib al-Baghdadi

(392-463) radiya Allah anhu ﷽ By Dr. G.F. Haddad "Truly, hadith pleases the virile among men, while the effeminate among them hate it." Al-Zuhri. Al-Khatib al-Baghdadi, Abu Bakr Ahmad ibn ‘Ali ibn Thabit ibn ...
Bio: Aws b. Aws al-Thaqafi

Bio: Aws b. Aws al-Thaqafi

d. towards the end of the caliphate of `Uthman (r) radiya Allah anhu Sahabi, d. towards the end of the caliphate of Sayyiduna `Uthman. One of the people of Al-Suffa. t.b.d. t.b.d. Burial Place ...
Bio: Bilal ibn Ribâh al-Habashî

Bio: Bilal ibn Ribâh al-Habashî

(d. 20 or 18 or 19 H.) radiya Allah anhu Sahabi Freed slave of sayyiduna Abu Bakr, mu'adhdhin of the Prophet (s). He came to Sham as a mujahid during ...
Tomb of Dirar b. Azwar in Damascus

Bio: Darar b. al-Azwar al-Asadi

ضرلر بن الأزور الأسدي d. 14 or 18 H. (636/640 CE) radiya Allah anhu A great hero before and after Islam. He was present when the Muslims opened Damascus under Khalid ibn al-Walid (in 14 H) and died there. (Zsh) His full ...

Bio: Dihya al-Kalbi

(sahabi d. 45 H. in Damascus) radiya Allah anhu He was one of the Companions of the Prophet (s), whose form Jibril (s) would adopt when he appeared as a person, and who carried the Prophet's ...

Bio: Habib ibn al-`Ajami

d. in Baghdad Habib ibn Mohammad al-'Ajami al-Basri, a Persian settled at Basra, was a noted hadith narrator who transmitted from al-Hasan al-Basri, Ibn Sirrin, and other authorities. His conversion from a life of ease and self-indulgence was brought about by al-Hasan's ...
Bio: Ibn `Asakir al-Dimashqi al-Shafi`i al-Ash`ari

Bio: Ibn `Asakir al-Dimashqi al-Shafi`i al-Ash`ari

499-571 i Damascus radiya Allah anhu The famous historian and greatest hadith scholar of his time. He travelled and heard hadith from over 1000 narrators. Authored several encyclopedic works, among them Tarikh ...

Bio: IMAM ABU AL-HASAN AL-ASH`ARI

(b. 1244 – d. 1306 H. in Damascus) radiya Allah anhu Biography His Works The Corrupt Text of al-Ash`ari's al-Ibana His Teachings - external link Biography by GF Haddad `Ali ibn ...

Bio: Imam Abu Hanifa

d. 150 in Baghdad radiya Allah anhu
The Greatest Imam Abu Hanifa
By Dr. G.F. Haddad Al-Nu`man ibn Thabit al-Taymi, al-Imam Abu Hanifa (d. 150), called "The Imam" ...
Bio: Imam Abul Hasan al-Shadhili

Bio: Imam Abul Hasan al-Shadhili

b. 593 – d. 656 H in Humaythira. Egypt qaddasa Allah sirrahu 'Ali ibn ' Abd Allah ibn ' Abd al- Jabbar ibn Tamim ibn Hurmuz ibn Hatim ibn Qusay ibn Yusuf ibn Yusha ' ibn Ward ibn Battal ibn Idris ibn ...
Bio: Imam Ahmad Zarruq

Bio: Imam Ahmad Zarruq

الشيخ أحمد زَرُّوق الفاسي b. 846 H. in Fas – d. 899 H. i Misrata qaddasa Allah sirrahu Imam Ahmad Zarruq (d. 899/1493)
From: Kuhin: Tabaqat ...

Bio: Imam al-Awza´i

b. 88 - d. 158 H. radiya Allah anhu al-Awza`i By Dr. G.F. Haddad `Abd al-Rahman ibn `Amr ibn Yuhmad Abu `Amr al-Awza`i (88-158), Shaykh al-Islam, the Wise Scholar of the People of Sham, ...

Bio: Imam Al-Bayhaqi

(384 – 458 H) radiya Allah anhu
Dr. Jibril Haddad Damascus Ahmad ibn al-Husayn ibn `Ali ibn `Abd Allah ibn Musa, Abu Bakr al-Bayhaqi al-Naysaburi al-Khusrawjirdi al-Shafi`i al-Ash`ari (384-458), “the jurisprudent imam, hadith master, authority in the foundations of doctrine (usuli), ...

Bio: Imam Al-Ghazali

(d. 505 i Tus) radiya Allah anhu Imam al-Ghazzali by Dr. G.F. Haddad t.b.d. He lived for some time in Damascus, and used the western minaret of the Umawi mosque ...
Bio: Imam al-Jazuli

Bio: Imam al-Jazuli

الإمام الجزولي - أبو عبد الله محمد الجُزُولي السملالي الحسني الشاذلي d. 869/870/873 H. in Marrakash qaddasa Allah sirrahu Author of Dala'il al-Khayrat 1. From: Kuhin: ...

Bio: Imam Al-Junayd Al-Baghdadi

(d. 297 H. in Baghdad) radiya Allah anhu Ur: Al-Risala al-Qusahayriyya, översatt till svenska av G. Ogén 1. [Han] var överhuvud [sayyid] och ledare [imām] för denna grupp (av sufier). Han hade sina ...

Bio: Imam al-Sha’rani

الشيخ سيدنا أبو المواهب شرف الدين عبد الوهاب علي الشعراني الأنصاري الشافعي الشاذلي d. 973 H. (1565 CE) in Cairo - radiya Allah 'anhu
Al-Qutb al-Sha`rani (d. 973/1565) From Kuhin: Tabaqat al-Shadhiliyya
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Bio: Imam Ibn Daqiq al-Id

أبو الفتح سيدي تقي الدين بن دقيق العيد b 625 H. in Hijaz - d. 702 H. in Cairo (1228-1302 CE) Shaykh al-Islam, from the companions of Sh. Ibn 'Ata Allah al-Sakandari, ...

Bio: Imam Sharaf al-Din al-Busiri

d. 684 H. in Alexandria radiya Allah anhu ﷽ t.b.d. Biografisk not över Imam Sharaf al-Din al-Busiri Hans fullständiga namn är sheikh Imam Sharaf al-Dîn Abu `Abdallah ...
Bio: Jamil Buthayna

Bio: Jamil Buthayna

(known as Jamil Butahyna) b. in Hijaz - d. 82 H. in Misr Tabi'i, love poet of Banu´Udhra, transmitted one hadith ...

Bio: Mawlay Idris II – The Founder of Fas

b. 157 H. - d. 213 H. in Fas ﷽ He is Idris b. Idris b. `Abdullah b. al-Hasan II, Abu'l-Qasim. His father was Mawlay Idris I of Zarhun (d. 157 H.). The Idrisis are ...

Bio: Nur al-Din b. Zanki

(b. 511 - d. 579) radiya Allah anhu – السلطان أبو القاسم نور الدين محمود ين أبي سعيد(أو سعد) زنكي بن سيف الدين –
Just ruler of Damscus, first in history ot build a Dar al-hadith, gave many books as waqf, ...
Bio: Salman al-Farisi

Bio: Salman al-Farisi

d. 33/35 H. in Madina Munawwara radiya Allah anhu 1. Hadith from Shamail al-Tirmidhi 2. From Abdul Wahid Hamid: "Companions of The Prophet" 3. From naqshbandi.org
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Bio: Sh Muhammad al-Hashimi

Bio: Sh Muhammad al-Hashimi

    b. 1298 – d. 1381 H. (1880–1961 CE) in Damascus (CE) Sh. Muhammad al-Hashimi View article on Damas Cultural Society © 2007 | English | Arabic His Shaykh was ...

Bio: Sh-. `Abd al-Rahman al-`Attar al-Madani

(الشيخ عبد الرجمن المدني العَطَّار الحسني (الملقب بالزَّيات d. around 600 H. in Madina al-Munawwara radiya Allah anhu ﷽ From Dar Sirr 2008 `Abd al-Rahman ibn al-Husayn al-`Attar was a spice merchant from ...
Bio: Sh. 'Abd al-Salam ibn Mashish

Bio: Sh. ‘Abd al-Salam ibn Mashish

القطب المُنير سيدي عبد السلام بن مشيش d. 622 H. Jabal 'Alam near Tetuan qaddasa Allah sirrahu He was `Abd al-Salam ibn Sulayman, known as Ibn Mashish, whose lineage goes back to Sayyiduna ...

Bio: Sh. …

الشيخ ... b - d. ... H. (... CE) in ... ﷽ 1. From Kuhin: Tabaqat al-Shadhiliyya 2. Anonymous bio
1. From Kuhin: Tabaqat al-Shadhiliyya
From: Kuhin: Tabaqat Al-Shadhiliyyah Al-Kubra, translated by ...

Bio: Sh. Abd al’Aziz al-Dabbagh

الشيخ مولانا عبد العزيز الدباغ b 1095 - d. 1131 H. (1718 CE) in Fas Mawlana `Abd al-`Aziz al-Dabbagh (d. 1131 H. / 1718 CE) From Kuhin: Tabaqat ...
Bio: Sh. Abu Madyan Shu`ayb

Bio: Sh. Abu Madyan Shu`ayb

d. 584 H. in Tlimsan (or in Egypt) radiya Allah anhu ﷽ 1. From Al-Tabaqat al-Kubra of Imam al-Sha`rani 2. From V. J. Cornell's The Way of Abu Madyan 3. Muhyiddin Ibn ...
Bio: Sh. Abul Hassan ´Ali ibn Hirzihum

Bio: Sh. Abul Hassan ´Ali ibn Hirzihum

d. 544 H. (1129 CE) in Fas qaddasa Allah sirrahu Teacher of Sayyiduna Shaykh Abu Madyan al-Ghawth ﷽ Background Once Andalusian Malikism became states policy in Marrakech and Fez, as well ...

Bio: Sh. Abul Mawahib al-Shadhili

الشيخ مولانا أبو المواهب الشاذلي d. 881? H. (after 850) in Cairo Mawlana Abu'l-Mawahib al-Shadhili (d. 881/1476)
From: Kuhin: Tabaqat Al-Shadhiliyyah Al-Kubra, translated by Ahmad Ali al-Adani as "Biographies of Prominent Shadhilis"
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Bio: Sh. Abul-'Abbas al-Mursi

Bio: Sh. Abul-‘Abbas al-Mursi

الشيخ أبو العباس المرسي d. 686 H. in Alexandria qaddasa Allah sirrahu ﷽ 1. Article translated by Arfan Shah 2. From Tabaqat al-Shadhiliyya of Kuhin 3. From Lataif al-Minan ...

Bio: Sh. Abul-Najib al-Suhrawardi

d. 563 H. in Baghdad qaddasa Allah sirrahu ﷽ t.b.d. Article in At-Tabaqat al-Kubra of Imam al-Sha'rani (PDF) - View | Download - see also below
Summary notes from Imam Sha´rani's Tabaqat
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Bio: Sh. Ahmad al-Badawi

Bio: Sh. Ahmad al-Badawi

سيدي الشيخ أحمد ابدوي d. 675 H. in Tanta, Egypt radiya Allah anhu ﷽ 1. Damas Cultural Society View original page (2007) 2. Letters (from Aisha Bewley's homepage external links: [1] [2] [3] ...

Bio: Sh. Ahmad al-Rifa´i

b. 512 – d. 578 H. in Umm ´Abida (a village in Bata’ih) qaddasa Allah sirrahu ﷽ One of the greatest Sufi Masters - may Allah be pleased with him. t.b.d. Article in ...

Bio: Sh. Ahmad al-Tabrizi al-Hanafi

d. 735 in Damascus, Kafar Susa أحمد بن عبد الكريم بن عبد الصمد التبريزي الحنفي radiya Allah anhu Great Hanafi scholar, who used to witness (i.e. veryfy legal writings) in front of al-Madrasa al-Masmariyya in Qaymariya. Died in Kafar Susa and was ...

Bio: Sh. Ahmad b. Badr al-Din al-Hanafi

d. 934 أحمد بن بدر الدين الحنفي radiya Allah anhu
Buried in the Hamriyyah graveyard – بمحلة الشويكة – [ZaSh p. 41] Reference: Damas Cultural Society © 2007 ...
Bio: Sh. Ahmad Habbal

Bio: Sh. Ahmad Habbal

الشيخ أحمد الرفاعي الحبال d. 1430 H. (2009 CE) in Damascus Sayyid Shaykh Ahmad al-Habbal al-Rifai was one of the Abdal and a protector Saint of Damascus. He was ...
Bio: Sh. Ahmad ibn  Ajiba al-Hasani

Bio: Sh. Ahmad ibn Ajiba al-Hasani

سيدي أحمد ابن عجيبة الحسني d. 1224 H. (1809 CE) East of Tetuan Sayyidi Ahmad b. `Ajiba al-Hasani
From: Kuhin, Tabaqat Al-Shadhiliyya, translated by Ahmad Ali al-Adani as "Biographies of Prominent Shadhilis"
He ...
Bio: Sh. Ahmad ibn ‘Uqbah al-Hadhrami

Bio: Sh. Ahmad ibn ‘Uqbah al-Hadhrami

الشيخ أحمد بن عُقبَة الحضرمي b 857 - d. 895 H. (1489 CE) in Cairo Sidi Abu'l-'Abbas al-Hadrami (d. 895/1489)
From: Kuhin: Tabaqat Al-Shadhiliyyah Al-Kubra, translated by Ahmad Ali al-Adani as ...
Bio: Sh. Badr al-Din al-Hasani

Bio: Sh. Badr al-Din al-Hasani

b. 1267 - d. 1354 H in Daamascs (1850-1935 CE) qaddasa Allah sirrahu ﷽ "The muhaddith of Sham" – one of the last great memorisers of hadith. This Hanafi ...

Bio: Sh. Dawud ibn Makhila (al-Bakhili)

الشيخ داود بن الباخلي / داود بن ماخلا d. 732/735 H. (1331 CE) in Alexandria Sayyidi Dawud b. Makhila (Al-Bakhili) (d. 732/1331)
From: Kuhin: Tabaqat Al-Shadhiliyyah Al-Kubra, translated ...
Bio: Sh. Ibn `Ata Allah al-Sakandari

Bio: Sh. Ibn `Ata Allah al-Sakandari

الشيخ أحمد ابن عَطاء اللهِ السَّكَنْدَري d. 709 H. in Cairo qaddasa Allah sirrahu He is Abu al-Fadl Ibn `Ata Allah al-Iskandari (d. 709), one of the great ...

Bio: Sh. Ibrahim al-Desuqi al-Husayni

الشيخ سيدي إبراهيم الدسوقي b - d. 675 H. (... CE) in Tanta From the companions of Imam Abul Hasan al-Shadhili may Allah be pleased with them ﷽ Coming soon inshaAllah... 1. From Kuhin: Tabaqat ...
Bio: Sh. Ibrahim al-Yaqoubi

Bio: Sh. Ibrahim al-Yaqoubi

الشيخ السيد إبراهيم اليعقوبي الحسني d. 1406 H. / 1985 CE in Damascus qaddasa Allah sirrahu ﷽ Shaykh Ibrahim ...
Bio: Sh. Ismail al-Yaqoubi

Bio: Sh. Ismail al-Yaqoubi

الشيخ السيد إسماعيل اليعقوبي الحسني d. 1380 H. / 1960 CE in Damascus qaddasa Allah sirrahu He was the grandfather of Sheikh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi, a great Wali known for his miracles. His khalwa ...

Bio: Sh. Makin al-Din al-Asmar

سيدي مكين الدين الأسمر b 610 - d. 692 H. in Alexandria (near Sayyidi Sh. Abul 'Abbas al-Mursi) From the companions of Sayyidi Imam Abul Hasan al-Shadhili qaddasa Allah Sirrahu ﷽ t.b.d. From Kuhin: Tabaqat ...
Bio: Sh. Muhammad Abul Yusr `Abidin al-Husayni

Bio: Sh. Muhammad Abul Yusr `Abidin al-Husayni

b. 1307 – d. 1401 H. in Damascus | 1889–1981 CE radiya Allah anhu Mufti of Syria, and one was one of the greatest scholars of the 14th century H. He combined mundane and sublime knowlege, practicing the profession of medicine while ...

Bio: Sh. Muhammad al-Buzidi

الشيخ محمد بن حبيب البوزيدي, سيدي محمد بن الحبيب بن عبد الله بن أحمد b. 1239 - d. 1327 H. in Mustaghanim, Algeria (1824-1909 CE) ﷽ t.b.d. Article on wiki, see also
محمد ...
Bio: Sh. Muhammad al-Mubarak al-Hasani

Bio: Sh. Muhammad al-Mubarak al-Hasani

الشيخ السيد محمد المبارك الحسني d. 1330 H. in Damascus qaddasa Allah sirrahu He was Muhammad ibn Muhammad al-Mubarak ibn Muhammad al-Dillisi al-Qayrawani, whose lineage goes back to Mawlana Idris (radia Allah-u `anhu) ...
Bio: Sh. Muhammad al-Tayyib al-Hasani

Bio: Sh. Muhammad al-Tayyib al-Hasani

الشيخ السيد محمد الطيب الحسني b. 1255 H. in Algeria – d. 1313 H. in Damascus qaddasa Allah sirrahu He was Muhammad al-Tayyib al-Dillisi al-Maliki ibn Muhammad al-Mubarak ibn Muhammad al-Dillisi al-Qayrawani, whose ...
Bio: Sh. Muhammad al-Yaqoubi

Bio: Sh. Muhammad al-Yaqoubi

الشيخ السيد محمد أبو الهدى اليعقوبي الحسني الإدريسي Hafizhahu Allah - May Allah preserve him
Biographies in English
One of The Wolrd's Most Influencial Muslims Sacred ...
Bio: Sh. Muhammad Amin `Abidin (Ibn `Abidin)

Bio: Sh. Muhammad Amin `Abidin (Ibn `Abidin)

b. – d. 1252 H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu ﷽ Author the Hashya, known as Ibn ´Abidin

Bio: Sh. Muhammad ibn Hamza Zhafir al-Madani

الشيخ محمد بن حمزة ظافر المدني b. in al-Madina al-Munawwara - d. 1262 H. in Misrata (Libya) qaddasa Allah sirrahu He took the noble Shadhili Tariqa from Sayyidi Shaykh ‘Arabi al-Dirqawi ...
Bio: Sh. Muhammad ibn Mas´ud al-Fasi

Bio: Sh. Muhammad ibn Mas´ud al-Fasi

الشيخ محمد بن مسعود المغربي الفاسي b. ~1212 H. in Fas – d. 1289 H. in Makka qaddasa Allah sirrahu His Sheikh in the Shadhili tariqa was Sayyidi Muhammad ibn Hamza Zhafir al-Madani ...
Bio: Sh. Muhammad ibn Yallis

Bio: Sh. Muhammad ibn Yallis

b. 1264 – d. 1346/7 H. in Damascus (1847–1927) Sh. Muhammad Ibn Yallis b. Shawish al-Tlimsani al-Maliki al-Shadhili, the Sheikh of Sheikh Muhammad al-Hashimi. View article on Damas Cultural Society © 2007 Shaykh Muhammad ibn Yallis al-Tlimsani by bmk - from Damas ...

Bio: Sh. Muhammad Zhafir al-Madani (the son)

الشيخ محمد بن حمزة ظافر المدني b. 1244 in Misrata (Libya) - d. 1321 H. in Istanbul (1829 - 1903 CE) qaddasa Allah sirrahu He took the noble Shadhili Path from ...

Bio: Sh. Rislan al-Dimashqi

d. ~540 H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu ﷽ One ohe greatest walis of Damascus. His chain goes back to al-Sari al-Saqati. View original article on damas-original.nur.nu Excerpt from Risalat ...

Bio: Sh. Shams al-Din al-Hanafi

الشيخ سيدي شمس الدين الحنفي b 775 - d. 847 H. (1443 CE) in Egypt Al-Sultan al-Hanafi (Sayyiduna al-Shaykh Shams al-Din al-Hanafi) took the Shadhili path from Sayyiduna Nasir al-Din b. al-Maylaq, who took ...
Bio: Sh. Sharif al-Yaqoubi

Bio: Sh. Sharif al-Yaqoubi

الشيخ السيد شريف اليعقوبي الحسني b. 1282 – d. 1362 H. (1865–1943 CE) in Damascus qaddasa Allah sirrahu Sayyid Muhammad al-Sharif b. Muhammad as-Siddiq al-Yaqoubi, brother of Sh. Ismail al-Yaqoubi ...
Bio: Sh. Shukri Luhafi

Bio: Sh. Shukri Luhafi

b. 1338 - d. H. (2015 CE) in Damascus His Shaykh in the Shadhili tariqa was Shaykh Muhammad al-Hashimi He used to say: "Shaykh Abul Huda (al-Yaqoubi) must be the leader of us all." - may Allah be pleased with them all ...

Bio: Sh. Yahya Qadiri

سيدي السيادات يحيى القادري بن وفا ابن سيدي شهاب الدين أحمد بن وفا بن القطب الكبير سيدي أبي التداني محمد وفا رضى الله عنه 9th centry H. in Cairo, Egypt ﷽ Sidi Mawlay al-Sharif ...
Bio: Sh. Yaqut al-`Arshi

Bio: Sh. Yaqut al-`Arshi

الشيخ سيدي ياقوت العرشي b 627 - d. 707 H. (1307 CE) in Alexandria - qaddasa Allah sirrahu Teacher of Ibn `Ata Allah al-Sakandari after Sheikh Abul `Abbas al-Mursi ﷽ 1. From Al-Sha`rani: ...
Bio: Sh. `Abd al-Qadir al-Jaza'iri

Bio: Sh. `Abd al-Qadir al-Jaza’iri

b. 1222 H. in Algeria – d. 1300 H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu ﷽ He was `abd al-Qadir ibn Muhyi al-Din ibn al-Mustafa ibn Muhammad, from a family of ...
Bio: Sh. `Ala al-Din bin Muhammad`Abidin

Bio: Sh. `Ala al-Din bin Muhammad`Abidin

b. 1244 – d. 1306 H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu
Bio: Sh. ´Ali al-Khawas

Bio: Sh. ´Ali al-Khawas

الشيخ علي الخواص البرلسي b - d. 949 H. (1542 CE) in Cairo The Shaykh of Imam al-Sha´rani - may Allah be pleased with them
من اتبل حبُّه قلب الإمام الشعراني، ...
Bio: Sh. ´Arabi al-Dirqawi al-Hasani

Bio: Sh. ´Arabi al-Dirqawi al-Hasani

الشيخ السيد العربي بن أحمد الدِرقاوِي الحسني d. 1239 H. in Fas qaddasa Allah sirrahu
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Bio: Sh. ´Umar ibn al-Farid

سيدي عمر بن الفارض b 576 - d. 632 H. in Egypt ﷽ t.b.d. From Kuhin: Tabaqat al-Shadhiliyya View book | Download | Read chapter [12] online
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Bio: The Kettani Family

Al-Sayyid al-Sheikh b. 1273 in Fas - d. 1345 in Fas Sheikh al-Islam, hafizh of his time, political personality and mujahid, great sufi and historian of Fas; one of the leaders of the intellectual and cultural renaissance during the reign of Sultan ...

Bio: The Wafa’i Masters

in Cairo 7th - 8th century H.
The Wafa'i Masters
From Kuhin: Tabaqat al-Shadhiliyya - Sayyidi Muhammad Wafa (d. 765 H.) - Sayyidi Muhammad al-Najm - ...
Bio: The Yaqoubi Masters

Bio: The Yaqoubi Masters

Sheikh Sharif Al-Yaqoubi d. 1362 H./1943 CE
Sheikh Ibrahim Al-Yaqoubi d.1406 H./1985 CE
Sheikh Muhammad Al-Yaqoubi ...

Bio: `Abd al-Malik b. Marwan

b. 25 H. in Madinah - d. 86/7 H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu Umawi ruler, faqih with wide knowledge and great piety. Abul Walid `Abd al-Malik ibn Marwan (the caliph) ...

Bio: `Abd Al-Qahir Al-Baghdadi

(d. 429) radiya Allah anhu ﷽ by Dr. G.F. Haddad `Abd al-Qahir ibn Tahir ibn Muhammad, Abu Mansur al-Naysaburi al-Tamimi al-Baghdadi al-Shafi`i al-Ash`ari (d. 429), al-Ustadh, the imam, jurist, scholar of principles and kalam, ...

Bio: `Abd al-Rahman al-`Ayni

d. 893 in Damascus, Salihiyya radiya Allah anhu Buried in MîTûr J^ami`al-Jadid in Salihiyyah [Ziarat al-Sham] Damas Cultural Society © 2007 ...

Bio: `Abd Allah b. Ja`far b. Abi Talib

(d. ~ 100 H.) radiya Allah anhu He is the son of Sayyiduna Ja`far b. Abi Talib, and the newphew of Sayyiduna `Ali ibn Abi Talib, as well as his son-in-law: he married Sayyida ...

Bio: `Awf ibn Malik al-Ashja´i

عوف بن مالك بن أبي عوف الأشجعي d. 73 H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu Sahabi, witnessed the opening of Makka, settled in Sham and was buried in Damascus. He narrated hadith ...

Book | Kuhin: Tabaqat al-Shadhiliyya

كتاب طبقات الشاذلية الكبرى المسمى جامع الكرامات العلية في طبقات السادة Arabic (Dar al-Kutub al-Ilmiyya) View | Download | Read online
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