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Muḥammad-Bāqir al-Majlisī
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Date of Birth: 1627

Place of Birth: Isfahan

Date of Death: Between 1698 and 1700

Place of Death: Isfahan


Muḥammad-Bāqir al-Majlisī was a famous Twelver Shīʿī jurist and theologian in Safavid Iran (1501-1722), whose exact date of death continues to be disputed. Since he was the son of an important jurist and Hadith commentator with the same last name, Muḥammad Taqī al-Majlisī (1594/5-1659/…

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Moreen, Vera B., “Muḥammad-Bāqir al-Majlisī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 21 January 2020 <>

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