Category: Damascus History

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Bio: 'Amr ibn al-'As

Bio: ‘Amr ibn al-‘As

عمرو بن العاص d. ? H. in Egypt radiya Allah anhu A sahaba ...
Abu Dharr al-Ghafari
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Bio: Abu Darda

Bio: Abu Darda

أبو الدرداء الأنصاري الخزرجي d. 32 H. (653 CE) in Damascus (sahabi) radiya Allah anhu `Uwaymar (or `Amir) ibn Zayd, known by his
Bio: Abu Dharr al-Ghafari

Bio: Abu Dharr al-Ghafari

أبو ذر الغفاري d. 32 H. in Rabdha, near Madina radiya Allah anhu He lived in Damascus during the caliphate of Sayyiduna 'Uthman. He

Bio: Abu Muslim al-Khawlani

"the inburnable" الإمام أبو مسلم الخولاني radiya Allah anhu Prominent religious figure in Damascus, Syria. He was one of the 'Eight Ascetics,' who included Amir
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
Bio: Abu Sulayman al-Darani

Bio: Abu Sulayman al-Darani

أبو سليمان عبد الرحمن بن عطية الداراني (d. 215 H. in Dara near Damascus) radiya Allah anhu Biography in Al-Risala
Bio: Bilal ibn Ribâh al-Habashî

Bio: Bilal ibn Ribâh al-Habashî

بلال بن رباح الحبشي القرشي التيمي d. 20 or 18 or 19 H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu Sahabi, buried in Maqbara Bab
Bio: Ibn `Asakir al-Dimashqi al-Shafi`i al-Ash`ari

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

b. 499 - d. 571 in Damascus radiya Allah anhu The famous historian and greatest hadith scholar of his time. He travelled and heard hadith

Bio: Nur al-Din b. Zanki

b. 511 - d. 579 in Daamascus radiya Allah anhu – السلطان أبو القاسم نور الدين محمود ين أبي سعيد(أبو سعد) زنكي بن سيف الدين –
Just ruler of Damscus, first in history ot

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

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
Bio: Sh. Badr al-Din al-Hasani

Bio: Sh. Badr al-Din al-Hasani

محدث الشام الأكبرالشيخ محمد بدر الدين بن يوسف الحسني المغربي الاصل الدمشقي b. 1267 - d. 1354 H in Damascus (1850-1935 CE) qaddasa Allah sirrahu
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
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
Bio: Sh. Muhammad Abul Yusr `Abidin al-Husayni

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

الشريف الشيخ محمد أبو اليسر بن محمد عابدين الحسيني b. 1307 – d. 1401 H. in Damascus (1889–1981 CE) radiya Allah anhu
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
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
Bio: Sh. Muhammad al-Yaqoubi

Bio: Sh. Muhammad al-Yaqoubi

الشيخ السيد محمد أبو الهدى اليعقوبي الحسني الإدريسي Hafizhahu Allah - May Allah preserve him
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Bio: Sh. Muhammad Amin `Abidin (Ibn `Abidin)

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

سيدي الشيخ محمد أمين بن عمر بن عبد العزيز عابدين الحنفي الحسيني الدمشقي b. – d. 1252 H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu
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. He was the Khalifa of
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
Bio: Sh. Shukri al-Luhafi

Bio: Sh. Shukri al-Luhafi

b. 1338 - d. H. (2015 CE) in Damascus His Shaykh in the Shadhili tariqa was Shaykh Muhammad al-Hashimi He used to say:
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
Bio: Sh. `Ala al-Din bin Muhammad`Abidin

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

الشيخ علاء الدين بن محمد بن عابدين الحنفي الحسيني الدمشقي b. 1244 – d. 1306 H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu
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
Bio: `Abd al-Malik b. Marwan

Bio: `Abd al-Malik b. Marwan

b. 25 H. in Madinah - d. 86/7 H. in Damascus أبو الوليد عبد الملك بن مروان radiya Allah anhu Umawi ruler, faqih with wide

Bio: `Abd al-Rahman al-`Ayni

d. 893 in Damascus, Salihiyya radiya Allah anhu Buried in MîTûr Jami`al-Jadid in Salihiyyah [Ziarat al-Sham] Damas Cultural Society © 2007
Bio: `Abd Allah b. Ja`far al-Sadiq

Bio: `Abd Allah b. Ja`far al-Sadiq

d. 149 H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu From onemilegrads.blogspot.se Abdullah al-Aftah ibn Ja'far al-Sadiq was the eldest surviving son of Ja'far al-Sadiq, and the

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

"عبد الله بن جعفر بن أبي طالب "الطيار d. ~100 H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu He is the son of Sayyiduna Ja`far b. Abi Talib, and the

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

Damascus, Salihiyya: Sh. Muhyiddin Ibn al-´Arabi


﷽ Maqam of Al-Sheikh al-Akbar Muhyiddin Ibn al-`Arabi Al-Sheikh al-Akbar Muhyiddin Ibn al-`Arabi lived the last years of his life in Damascus and passed away there in 638 H.

Damascus: Dar al-Hadith

And in Dar al-Hadith there is a subtle meaning On carpets where I incline and take refuge: Perhaps I might touch with my very face A

Hadith about Sham | أحاديث حول الشام

أحاديث حول الشام Hadith about the merits of Sham From ulamaofdamascus.wordpress.com
بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم
أحاديث حول الشام
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The `Abidin Family

The `Abidin Family

The ´Abidin family is a family of scholars and nobles, whose lineage goes back to Sayyiduna al-Husayn, the grandson of