Ulama
Ulama (/ˈuːləˌmɑː/; Arabic: علماء‎ ʿUlamāʾ, singular عالِم ʿĀlim, "scholar"), also spelled ulema, alimah (female) and "uluma", in contemporary usage by Muslims refers to the religious elite...
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Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani
Muhammad Nasir-ud-Din al-Albani (Arabic: محمد ناصر الدين الألباني‎) (1914 – October 2, 1999) was an Albanian Islamic scholar; he specialised in the fields of hadith and fiqh. He was a watch...
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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Hashim Safi Al Din
Hashim Safi Al Din is a Lebanese Shia cleric, senior Hezbollah official and a maternal cousin of the secretary general of Hezbollah, Hassan Nasrallah.
Al Din studied theology in Najaf, Iraq, and i...
Youssef Seddik (philosopher)
Youssef Seddik (Arabic: يوسف صديق‎) (born in 1943 in Tozeur) is a noted Tunisian philosopher and anthropologist specializing in Ancient Greece and the anthropology of the Qur'an.
In 196...
Tanzil-ur-Rahman
Honourable Justice (R) Dr. Tanzil-ur-Rahman, Tamgha-e-Imtiaz, (born 1928) is a prominent Pakistani jurist and scholar of Islamic studies. He was the chief justice of the Federal Shariat Court (1990–9...
Muhammad bin Yahya al-Ninowy
Muhammad ibn Yahya ibn Muhammad ibn Sa’id ibn Muhammad ibn Ali Al-Ninowy (born 1966) is a Syrian-born American Islamic scholar and Imam of Iraqi descent.
Al-Ninowy was born in Aleppo, Syria. He is...
Shabbir Ahmad Usmani
Shabbir Ahmad Usmani (Urdu: شبیر احمد عثمانی‎, Shabbīr Aḥmad ‘Usmānī; October 6, 1886 – December 13, 1949) was an Islamic scholar who supported the Pakistan Movement in the 19...
Muhammad Abduh
Muḥammad 'Abduh (1849 – 11 July 1905) (also spelled Mohammed Abduh, Arabic: محمد عبده‎) was an Egyptian Islamic jurist, religious scholar and liberal reformer, regarded as one of the key fou...
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Javid Iqbal (judge)
Justice (retired) Javid Iqbal (Urdu: جاوید اقبال; b. 5 October 1924) HI, is a Pakistani philosopher and former senior justice of Supreme Court of Pakistan who is internationally known for his acclaime...
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Al-Hilli
Jamal ad-Din Hasan ibn Yusuf ibn 'Ali ibn Muthahhar al-Hilli (Arabic: جمال الدين الحسن بن يوسف الحلي‎), also known as al-Allamah al-Hilli (Arabic: العلامة الحلي‎, "the sage from Hi...
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Jariri
Jariri is the name given to a short-lived school of Islamic jurisprudence (Fiqh) that was derived from the work of Muhammad ibn Jarir al-Tabari, the 9th and 10th-century Muslim scholar of Baghdad. Eve...
Syed Ali Naqi Naqvi Qumi
Ayatollah Syed Ali Naqi Naqvi, (Arabic/Persian/Urdu: آية الله سيد على نقى نقوى) born 1970 is one of the ayatollahs of Pakistan. His father, Allama Syed Safdar Hussain Najafi, was the principal of Hawz...
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Charles le Gai Eaton
Charles le Gai Eaton (also known as Hasan le Gai Eaton or Hassan Abdul Hakeem; 1 January 1921 – 26 February 2010) was a British diplomat, writer and Sufist Islamic scholar.
Born in Lausanne, Switz...
Chekannur Maulavi
Chekannur Moulavi (born Chekannur P. K. Mohammed Abdul Hassan Moulavi on 1936, disappeared July 29, 1993) was a progressive Islamic cleric who lived in Edappal in Malappuram district of Kerala, Indi...
Marmaduke Pickthall
Muhammad Marmaduke Pickthall (born Marmaduke William Pickthall, 7 April 1875 – 19 May 1936) was a Western Islamic scholar noted for his English translation of the Qur'an. A convert from...
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Wasil ibn Ata
Wasil ibn Ata (700–748) (Arabic: واصل بن عطاء‎) was an important Muslim theologian and jurist of his time, and by many accounts is considered to be the founder of the Mutazilite school of Is...
Sheeba Aslam Fehmi
Sheeba Aslam Fehmi is one of Islamic feminist writer & Journalist in India and one of the few Indian Muslim women scholars who writes on Islam (among other issues). She has edited a political mont...
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Rahmatullah Kairanawi
Rahmat Allâh Kairânawî(رحمت الله الكيراناوي)(91-1818), also spelt or known by names Rahmatullah Kairanvi or Al-Kairanawi or Sheik Rahmat Kairanawi or Rahamatullah ibn Halil al-Utmani al-Kairanawi or A...
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Mufti Kifayatullah Dehlavi
Muḥammad Kifāyatullāh ibn 'Ināyatullāh Shāhjahānpūrī Dihlawī (Urdu: محمد کفایت‌اللہ بن عنایت‌الله شاہ‌جہان‌پوری دہلوی‎; c. 1875 – c. 31 December 1952), known as Mufti Kifayatu...
Syed Ali Abbas Jalalpuri
Prof. Syed Ali Abbas Jalalpuri was a professor of philosophy in Government College Lahore. He is regarded by the intellectuals of Pakistan as the Will Durant of Pakistan. He had Master's degrees in Ph...
Mozaffar Partowmah
Mozaffar Partowmah (Persian: مظفر پرتوماه‌) (May 22, 1939 – February 14, 2006) was a well-known scholar of Islam and Nuclear physics. Partowmah was born in the Sanandaj area of Kurdistan, Iran).