The great recent Ḥanafī jurist of Shām, ‘Allāmah Ibn ‘Ᾱbidīn (1783 – 1836), was connected to the Naqshbandī spiritual line via his teacher, Mawlānā Khālid al-Naqshbandī, a Kurdish-Damascene spiritual master. Mawlānā Khālid al-Naqshbandī (1779 – 1827 CE) spent some time … Read more
Below is a biography of Shaykh ʿAbd al-Fattāḥ Abū Ghuddah (raḥimahullāh).
Based on an obituary by ʿAllāmah Muftī Muhammad Taqi Usmani
Foreword by Shaykh Muhammad Saleem Dhorat
Obituary translated by Abu Unaysah & Shaykh Ibrahim Amin al-Kuwaiti
Endnotes and addendum … Read more
His complete name along with his agnomen (Kunyah) and lineage is: Abu l-Ḥusayn Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad ibn Ja‘far ibn Ḥamdān al-Baghdādi al-Qudūrī al-Ḥanafī.
The most commonly used and famous opinion regarding his Kunyah is that it is Abu l-Ḥasan. … Read more