Archive for January, 2009

January 30th, 2009 - 6:50 pm § in Scholarship

Shaykh Muhammad Muntasir al-Kattani (Allah Have Mercy on Him)

Shaykh Muhammad Muntasir al-Kattani  1332-1419 Hijri He is Muhammad al-Muntasir bin Muhammad al-Zamzami bin Muhammad bin Jafar bin Idris bin Muhammad al-Zamzami bin al-Fudayl bin al-Arabi bin Mahmad bin Ali His son Shaykh Muhammad Zamzami al-Kattani described him as: Our Shaykh, the scholar, the mo[...]

January 30th, 2009 - 1:27 pm § in Scholarship

Tomb Of Imam al-Suyuti (Allah Have Mercy On Him)

Salam.  Please find some pictures of Imam al-Suyuti’s tomb which I thought may be of interest to some of those who visit this blog.  May Allah facilitate it for us to visit him soon. Ameen.[...]

January 29th, 2009 - 7:51 am § in Scholarship

Ghumari Brothers Timeline

Salam.  I have tried to arrange the pictures of the Ghumari brothers that I have in a rough chronological timeline.  I have more than these, but I hope the ones presented here are of benefit.  Note:  The second to last picture appears to be Shaykh Abdullah al-Ghumari leading the Hadra.  Wassala[...]

January 28th, 2009 - 9:16 am § in Scholarship

Shaykh Muhammad Baqir al-Kattani

Al-Sayyid Muhammad al-Baqir bin Abi al-Fayd Muhammad bin Abd al-Kabir bin Muhammad bin Abd al-Wahid al-Kattani al-Hasani al-Idrisi.  The pious scholar, God fearing, scrupulous, generous and devoted to the worship of Allah (the Most High). He was born in Rabat, his father being Sayyidi al-Allamah Ab[...]

January 27th, 2009 - 10:10 am § in Scholarship

Shaykh Abdullah bin Abd al-Qadir al-Talidi

Salam.  Please find below a brief biography for Shaykh Abdullah bin Abd al-Qadir al-Talidi who currently resides in Tangiers in Morrocco.  As mentioned previously he is described by some as a ‘Salafi Sufi’, mainly due perhaps to his not following strictly following a madhab in fiqh (he[...]