Syed Sulayman Nadvi

Syed Sulaiman was born in 1885 in a well-known Syed family of Desna, a village in the district of Patna (Bihar, India). He received his early education from his elder brother and joined the Arabic Madrassa at Phulwari Sharif. Later he enrolled himself in the Madrassa-i-Imdadia, Darbhanga. He joined the Dar-ul-Uloom of Nadva, Lucknow, in 1901. Here he came in contact with such eminent scholars as Maulana Farooq Chiriyyakoti, Syed Muhammad Ali of Monghyr, Maulana Hafizullah and Allama Shibli Nomani who were much impressed by his talent, intelligence and diligence. Read More ...