Muhammad Shafi Deobandi, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Muhammad Shafi Deobandi

Sunni Deobandi Islamic scholar

Date of Birth: 25-Jan-1897

Place of Birth: Deoband, Uttar Pradesh, India

Date of Death: 06-Oct-1976

Profession: religious leader

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

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About Muhammad Shafi Deobandi

  • Mu?ammad Shafi‘ ibn Mu?ammad Yasin ‘Us_mani Deobandi (Urdu: ???? ???? ?? ???? ????? ?????? ????????; Arabic: ???? ???? ?? ???? ????? ???????? ??????????, Mu?ammad Shafi‘ ibn Mu?ammad Yasin al-‘Uthmani ad-Diyubandi; c.
  • 25 January 1897 – 6 October 1976), often referred to as Mufti Muhammad Shafi, was a Pakistani Sunni Islamic scholar of the Deobandi school of Islamic thought.
  • A Hanafi jurist and mufti, he was also an authority on shari'ah, hadith, tafsir (Qur'anic exegesis), and tasawwuf (Sufism).
  • Born in Deoband, British India, he graduated in 1917 from Darul Uloom Deoband, where he later taught hadith and held the post of Chief Mufti.
  • He resigned from the school in 1943 to devote his time to the Pakistan Movement.
  • After the independence he moved to Pakistan, where he established Darul Uloom Karachi in 1951.
  • Of his written works, his best-known is Ma'ariful Qur'an, a tafsir of the Qur'an.

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