d. 24 Dhū ’l-ḥijja 1325/29 January 1908.
A Sudanese student of Ibrāhīm al-Rashīd, with whom he studied in the Ḥijāz. After a series of missionary journeys, he settled at Kawa on the White Nile where he established a school in the Idrīsī tradition. One of those to whom he taught the prayers and litanies of Ibn Idrīs was Muḥammad Aḥmad b. ʿAbd Allāh (q.v.), the future Mahdi.
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