Category: Scholarly Families

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Bio: The Kettani Family

Al-Sayyid al-Sheikh Muhammad ibn Ja`far al-Kettani al-Hasani al-Idrisib. 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 Hasan I in Fas. From 1336 to 1345, he lived in Damascus, and ... Read More

Bio: The Wafa’i Masters

The Wafa'i Masters in Cairo 7th - 8th century H. Tab links: English | Türkçe | عربي | The Wafai Mosque | Photos | References ﷽ The Wafaií Masters in the Shadhili Silslia are: - Sayyidi Shaykh Muhammad Wafa (d. 765 H.), who took the tarqia from Sayyidi Shaykh Dāwud Al-Bākhilī (or: Ibn Mākhilā) - his son, Sayyidi Shaykh ... Read More
Bio: The Yaqoubi Masters

Bio: The Yaqoubi Masters

The Yaqoubi Masters Tab links: English | عربي | Ocean of Awlia | Pictures | Family tree | Lineage | Ref's Sheikh Sharif Al-Yaqoubi d. 1362 H./1943 CE Sheikh Ibrahim Al-Yaqoubi d.1406 H./1985 CE Sheikh Muhammad Al-Yaqoubi b.1382 H./1961 CE Sheikh Isma`il Al-Yaqoubi d.1380 H./1960 CE Sheikh Muhammad al-´Arabi Al-Yaqoubi d. H. / 1965 CE
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The `Abidin Family

The `Abidin Family

The `Abidin Family Tab links: English | Lineage | Relation to Yaqubi family | عربي | Burial Places The ´Abidin family is a family of scholars and nobles, whose lineage goes back to Sayyiduna al-Husayn, the grandson of the Prophet ﷺ. They came to settle in Damascus in the 4th century H. The most famous member of the family is ... Read More