List of Muslim philosophers
Muslim philosophers both profess Islam and engage in a style of philosophy situated within the structure of Islamic culture, though not necessarily concerned with religious issues. The sayings of the ...
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Avicenna
Avicenna was a brilliant polymath and healer who lived in the East from 980-1037. He bundled the knowledge of his time and wrote 450 tractates. His Book of ...
Syed Nazeer Niazi
Syed Nazeer Niazi was an eminent Muslim scholar, professor and journalist. He was one of the leading activists of the Pakistan movement. He was James Boswell of Allama Iqbal. His biography of Iqbal, I...
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Sufi Barkat Ali
Hadrat Abu Anees Muhammad Barkat Ali Al-Ludhianiwi (Urdu: حضرت ابو انس محمد برکت علی-لودھیانیوا‎; 27 April 1911 – 26 January 1997), also referred to as Babaji Sarkar by his disciples, was a...
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Syed Aqeel-ul-Gharavi
Ayatullah Syed Aqeel-ul-Gharavi (born 2 February 1963) is an Indian Shia scholar and community activist. He was the principal of Hauz-e-Ilmiya Jamiat-us-Saqalain, Delhi. and co-supervisor of Safinatul...
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Ahmad ibn al-Tayyib al-Sarakhsi
Ahmad ibn al-Tayyib al-Sarakhsi (Arabic: أحمد بن الطيب السرخسي‎; died 899 CE) was a Persian traveller, historian and philosopher from the city of Sarakh. He was a pupil of al-Kindi.Al-Sarakh...
Jamal Khwaja
The philosophical work of Jamal Khwaja (or, Ahmad Jamal Yusuf Khwaja, Indian philosopher, born 12 August, 1926/1928 ), has two facets: an analysis of the nature and causes of philosophical disagreemen...
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Sayyid Qutb
Sayyid Qutb (/ˈkuːtəb/ or /ˈkʌtəb/; [ˈsæjjed ˈʔotˤb], [ˈsæjjɪd ˈqʊtˤb]; Arabic: سيد قطب‎ Sayyid Quṭb; also spelled Said, Syed, Seyyid, Sayid, Sayed, Koteb, Qutub, Kotb, Kutb; 9 October 1906&...
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Abū Rayḥān al-Bīrūnī
Abū al-Rayhān Muhammad ibn Ahmad al-Bīrūnī (4/5 September 973 – 13 December 1048), known as Al-Biruni in English, was a Persian Muslim scholar and polymath from the Khwarezm region.Al-Biruni is regard...
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Qamaruzzaman Azmi
Maulana Qamaruzzaman Azmi (Urdu: قمرالزمان اعظمى), commonly known as Allama Azmi, is a prominent Islamic scholar. In 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 he was recognised as one of the 500 most influential Musl...
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İbrahim Hakkı Erzurumi
İbrahim Hakkı Erzurumi (18 May 1703 – 22 June 1780) was a Turkish Sufi philosopher and encyclopedist. In 1756 he published his work Marifetname (Book of Gnosis) which was a compilation and commentary...
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Hossein Ziai
Hossein Ziai (July 6, 1944 – August 24, 2011) was a Professor of Islamic and Iranian Studies and held the inaugural Jahangir and Eleanor Amuzegar Chair in Iranian Studies at UCLA until his passing. He...
Mahmoud Khatami
Mahmoud Khatami(Persian: محمود خاتمی) is an Iranian philosopher. He is best known for developing "Ontetic Philosophy."
Mahmoud Khatami grew up in Tehran. Showing an early interest in humanities,...
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Ibn Hindu
Abū Al-Faraj ʿAlī ibn al-Husayn ibn Hindū d. 1019-1032, was a poet, a man of letters, and a practitioner of Galenic medicine coming from Rey. Scholars have posited multiple explanations for his name, ...
Abū Hayyān al-Tawhīdī
Ali ibn Mohammed ibn Abbas (923-1023) (Arabic: علي بن محمد بن عباس‎) also known as Abū Hayyān al-Tawhīdī (Arabic: أبو حيان التوحيدي‎) was one of the most influential intellectuals ...
Qazi Sa’id Qumi
Qazi Sa’id Qumi (1633–1692) was an Iranian Muslim philosopher.In Isfahan he was the pupil of Rajab Ali Tabrizi, Muhsen Feyz and Abd al-Razzaq Lahiji. Thus, after the Persian treatise Kalid-i bihisht (...
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Muhammad ibn Muhammad Tabrizi
Abu Abd Allah Muhammad ibn Abi Bakr ibn Muhammad Tabrizi was a thirteenth-century Persian Muslim convert, known for his Arabic commentary on the twenty five propositions at the beginning of Book II of...
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Shihabuddin Nadvi
Mohammed Shihabuddin Nadvi (1931–2002) was an Islamic thinker, scholastic philosopher, religious reformer and writer from India. He was born in the Indian city of Bangalore on 12 November 1931. He aut...
Muhammad Ali Siddiqui
Muhammad Ali Siddiqui was a noted scholar and literary critic from Pakistan.He was born on 7 March 1938 in Amroha, India, and brought up in Karachi. He died on 9 January 2013 at Karachi, Pakistan. He ...
Abu al-Hassan al-Amiri
Abu al-Hassan Muhammad ibn Yusuf al-Amiri (Arabic: أبو الحسن محمد ابن يوسف العامري‎) (died 992) was a Muslim theologian and philosopher of Persian origin, who attempted to reconcile philosop...
Nasir Khusraw
Abu Mo’in Hamid ad-Din Nasir ibn Khusraw al-Qubadiani or Nāsir Khusraw Qubādiyānī [also spelled as Nasir Khusrow and Naser Khosrow] (1004 – 1088 CE) (Persian: ناصر خسرو قبادیانی‎) was a Persian ...
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Allamah Rasheed Turabi
Rasheed Turabi (1908–1973) was an Islamic scholar. He was born on 9 July 1908 in Hyderabad, India. He was the eldest son of Maulvi Sharaf Hussain Khan. He was awarded a BA from Osmania Universi...
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Mir Damad
Mir Damad (Persian: ميرداماد‎) (d. 1631 or 1632), known also as Mir Mohammad Baqer Esterabadi, or Asterabadi, was an Iranian philosopher in the Neoplatonizing Islamic Peripatetic traditions of A...
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Ragheb el-Sergany
Ragheb el-Sergany (Arabic: راغب السرجاني‎) is an Egyptian Muslim preacher, surgeon and academic who is best known for his studies of Islamic history, and his founding and current supervision...
Jawdat Said
Jawdat Said (Arabic: جودت سعيد‎) (born 1931) is an Islamic scholar, of Circassian descent, who belongs to the School of the famous Islamic thinkers professor Malek Bennabi and Muhammad Iqbal...
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Abd-al-Baqi al-Zurqani
Abd al-Baqi al-Zurqani (1611–1688) was an Islamic scholar from Egypt, connected to Al-Azhar. His full name was Abd al-Baqiy ibn Yusuf ibn Ahmad ibn Muhammad ibn Ulwan al-Zurqani.He is the father of Mu...