Mohammad Ishaq Al-Fayyad

Mohammad Ishaq Al-Fayyad

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Grand Ayatollah Mohammad Ishaq al-Fayyad (born in 1930) is currently the second most senior Shi'a marja living in Iraq after Ali al-Sistani. Born in a village in Ghazni Province, Afghanistan to Hazara parents, he holds Iranian and Afghani citizenships. His family were farmers and he started learning the Qur'an from the village cleric when he was five. When he was 10 his family moved to Najaf where he studied various Islamic studies including Arabic language, rhetoric, logic, Islamic philosophy, the Hadith and Islamic jurisprudence, eventually studying under Grand Ayatollah Abu al-Qasim al-Khoei. When al-Khoei died in 1992 he supported Ali al-Sistani as the chair of the marjaiya in Najaf.show more

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  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 177g
  • Miss Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136643286
  • 9786136643281