Muḥammad b. ʿAbd al-Karīm al-Hāshimī al-Madanī al-Khalwatī al-Qādirī al-Shādhilī al-Shāfiʿī
(573 words)

known as al-Sammān, b. 1130/1718, d. 1189/1775.

Sources

Silk al-durar, iv, 60-61; Hadiyya, ii, 341; Īḍāḥ, ii, 664; GAL S II, 391 and 535 (Brockelmann confuses Muḥammad b. ʿAbd al-Karīm with the Damascan scholar, Muḥammad Saʿīd b. al-Sammān); Kaḥḥāla, x, 188; Aʿlām, vi, 216; Le Châtelier (1887), 48-77; Martin (1972), 320; Kamāl Bābikr, thesis (1976); de Jong (1978), 28, 73 and 177; Drewes (1992), 73-87.

Biography

A scholar and Sufi, al-Sammān was initiated in the Ḥijāz by Muṣṭafā b. Kamāl al-Dīn al-Bakrī and in Egypt b…

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“Muḥammad b. ʿAbd al-Karīm al-Hāshimī al-Madanī al-Khalwatī al-Qādirī al-Shādhilī al-Shāfiʿī”, in: Arabic Literature of Africa Online, General Editor John O. Hunwick, R.S. O’Fahey. Consulted online on 26 September 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-4453_alao_COM_ALA_10005_2>
First published online: 2016



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