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Abū l-Qāsim al-Anṣārī
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Abū l-Qāsim Salmān ibn Nāṣir al-Anṣārī l-Naysābūrī

Date of Birth: About 1040

Place of Birth: Arghiyān near Nīshāpūr

Date of Death: 1118

Place of Death: Unknown; presumably in or near Nīshāpūr

Biography

Born near Nīshāpūr, Abū l-Qāsim al-Anṣārī studied in Khurasān with some of the leading scholars of his day, including Abū l-Qāsim al-Qushayrī (d. 1072), under whom he studied taṣawwuf, and Abū l-Maʿālī l-Juwaynī (d. 1085; q.v.), from whom …

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Thomas, David, “Abū l-Qāsim al-Anṣārī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 16 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25893>
First published online: 2010



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