Category: Scholarly Families


Bio: The Wafa'i Masters

Bio: The Wafa’i Masters

in Cairo 7th – 8th century H.


The Wafai Masters in the Shadhili Silslia are:
– Sayyidi Sh. Muhammad Wafa (d. 765 H.), who took the tarqia from Sayyidi
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 the Prophet ﷺ. They came to settle in Damascus in the 4th