Khalil ibn Ishaq al-Jundi
Khalil ibn Ishaq al-Jundi (died ca. 1365) was an Egyptian jurisprudent in Maliki Islamic law who taught in Medina and Cairo. His Mukhtasar, known as the "Mukhtasar of Khalil", is considered an epitome...
Abu al-Hassan Ali ibn Mohammed al-Zarwili
Abu al-Hasan Ali ibn Muhammad ibn Abd al-Haqq al-Yalisuti al-Zarwili known as al-Sughair (died 1319 in Fez) was a qadi of Taza and later qadi of Fez. Al-Zarwili wrote a commentary of 12 volumes (Shar...
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...
Mohammed al-Tawudi ibn Suda
Mohammed ibn al-Talib al-Tawudi ibn Suda (1700–1795) was one of the most influential scholars of the 18th century in Morocco, both politically and intellectually. He is described by the Egyptian histo...
Ad-Desouki
Muhammad ibn Ahmed ibn 'Arafa ad-Desouki (died April 1815 CE) (AH – 1230 AH ) known as ad-Desouki or ad-Dusuqi was a prominent late jurist in the Maliki school from Desouk in modern-day Egypt.
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Abu Imran al-Fasi
Abu Imran Yaqub al-Fasi (974-1039) was a Moroccan, Maliki writer born near Fes to a Zenata family.He is regarded a saint by later Sufi mystics. He played an important role in the history of the Almora...
Al-Bannani
Muhammad ibn al-Hassan al-Bannani (1727 – 1780 CE) (1133 AH – 1194 AH) (Arabic: محمد بن الحسن البناني‎), more commonly referred to in books of Islamic law simply as al-Bannani or Imam al-Ba...
Ibn al-Azraq
'Abū 'Abd-Allāh Ibn al-Azraq was a Muslim jurist born in Granada, Al Andalus in 1427.Educated in Law in Granada, he became a judge in Malaga, and finally became Chief Judge of Granada under Sultan Abu...
Ahmed Skirej
Ahmed Skirej (also transcribed Skiredj) or Abu-l-Abbas Ahmed ibn al-Iyyashi Sukayrij al-Khazraji Al-Ansari al-Fasi (1878-1944) was a well known Moroccan Sufi scholar and judge. He wrote a great number...
Rashid Al Marikhi
Shaikh Rashid Bin Ibrahim Al Marikhi (Arabic: الشيخ راشد بن ابراهيم المريخي‎) is a prominent Sufi Sunni Islamic scholar and teacher in Bahrain. He used to be the khateeb of the Shaikh Isa Bi...
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Al-Akhdari
ʻAbd al-Raḥmān al-Akhḍarī (Arabic: عبد الرحمن الأخضري‎; 1514 – 1546) was the author of the highly popular didactic poem Al-Sullam al-murawnaq fī ʻilm al-manṭiq ("The Ornamented Ladder into t...
Sherman Jackson
Sherman A. Jackson (born 1956), also known as Abdul Hakim Jackson is an American scholar. He is the King Faisal Chair of Islamic Thought and Culture and Professor of Religion and American Studies and ...
Ibn Abi Zayd
Abu Muhammad Abdullah ibn Abi Zayd al-Qayrawani (922–996) was a Maliki scholar from Kairouan in Tunisia. His best known work is Al-Risala or the Epistle, an instructional book devoted to the education...
Al-Qurtubi
Imam Abu 'Abdullah Al-Qurtubi or Abu 'Abdullah Muhammad ibn Ahmad ibn Abu Bakr al-Ansari al-Qurtubi (Arabic: أبو عبدالله القرطبي‎) was a famous mufassir, muhaddith and faqih scholar from Cor...
Ibn 'Abd al-Barr
Yusuf ibn Abdallah ibn Mohammed ibn Abd al-Barr, Abu Umar al-Namari al-Andalusi al-Qurtubi al-Maliki, commonly known as Ibn Abd-al-Barr (Arabic: ابن عبدالبر‎) was a famous Sunni Maliki Isla...
Sahnun
Sahnun ibn Sa'id ibn Habib at-Tanukhi (c. 776-7 – 854-5) (160 AH – 240 AH ) was a jurist in the Maliki school from Qayrawan in modern-day Tunisia.
His original name was Mohammed Ibn Said Ibn Habib...
Rihla
Ar-Rihla, or, Riḥlah (الرحلة, literally "Journey") is a Classical Arabic term of a quest, with connotations of a voyage undertaken for the sake of divine knowledge of Islam. It is also a form of trave...
Shihab al-Din al-Qarafi
Shihāb al-Dīn al-Qarāfī or in full Shihāb al-Dīn Abū al-'Abbās Aḥmad ibn Idrīs (al-Sanhaji al-Bihinsi al-Misri) al-Qarāfī (1228–1285), was a Maliki jurist of Berber (Sanhaja) origin who lived in Ayyub...
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Hamza Yusuf
Hamza Yusuf (born 1960) is an American Islamic scholar, and is co-founder of Zaytuna College. He is a proponent of classical learning in Islam and has promoted Islamic sciences and classical teaching ...
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Mohammed ibn Hajj al-Tilimsani
Moḥammed ibn al-Haj al-Abdari al-Fasi (or Mohammed Ibn Mohammed ibn Mohammed Abu Abdallah Ibn al-Hajj al-Abdari al-Maliki al-Fassi; Arabic: إبن الحاج العبدري الفسي‎) also known simply as Ibn...
Ibn Khaldun
Ibn Khaldūn (full name, Arabic: أبو زيد عبد الرحمن بن محمد بن خلدون الحضرمي‎, Abū Zayd ‘Abdu r-Raḥmān bin Muḥammad bin Khaldūn Al-Ḥaḍrami; May 27, 1332 CE – March 19, 1406 CE was an Arab Mu...
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Al-Shafi‘i
Abū ʿAbdullāh Muḥammad ibn Idrīs al-Shāfīʿī (Arabic: ابو عبدالله محمد بن إدريس الشافعيّ‎) A Muslim jurist, who lived from (767 — 820 CE / 150 — 204 AH). Often referred to as 'Shaykh al-Islām...