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Bahāʾ al-Dīn al-ʿĀmilī
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Bahāʾ al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn al-Ḥusayn al-Ḥārithī l-ʿĀmilī; Shaykh Bahāʾī

Date of Birth: 18 February 1547

Place of Birth: Baalbek

Date of Death: 1 September 1621

Place of Death: Isfahan (buried in Mashhad)

Biography

Bahāʾ al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn al-Ḥusayn al-Ḥārithī l-ʿĀmilī, known as Shaykh Bahāʾī, was a leading Twelver Shīʿa polymath whose contributions span the fields of Islamic law, jurisprudence, Hadith, qur’anic…

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Abisaab, Rula, “Bahāʾ al-Dīn al-ʿĀmilī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 16 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_30803>



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