Mohammad Salih al-Mazandarani

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Muḥammad Sāliḥ al-Māzandarānī (محمد صالح المازندراني, d. 1086 AH), He is Shia Islamic scholar and jurist, He is the author of a ten-volume commentary, Sharḥ Uṣūl al-Kāfī, on the first (most sahih) of the Four Books (hadiths) of Shi'a Islam (al-Kafi, written by Kulayni, d. 329 AH).

Early life and educationEdit

He lived in city of Isfahan, He received a religious education from Mulla Mohammad Taqi Majlesi (The First Majlesi, 1594 AD-1660 AD) father of Mohammad-Baqer Majlesi, He married scholar Amena Begum (daughter of Mohammad Taqi Majlesi),[1] He also was student of Mulla Hassan Ali bin Abdullah Al-Tusturi and his Father Mulla Abdullah Al-Tusturi and Sheikh Baha'i,[2] He gained a high position in religious science and jurisprudence, and he was one of the famous scholars, And praised by many scholars such as Ardebili in ''Jami' al-Ruwah'', Al-Hurr al-Amili in ''Amal al-āmil''.[3][4][5][6]

WorksEdit

  • Sharḥ Uṣūl al-Kāfī and Rawdah al-Kafi (Explanation of “Usul al-Kafi” and Rawdah al-Kafi by Al-Kulayni), and his son sheikh Muhammad-Hadi completed his father's work in Explanation of “Kitab al-Kafi” by writing explanation of ''Furu' al-Kafi''[7]
  • Explanation of “Man La Yahduruhu al-Faqih” by Saduq
  • Explanation of “Ma'alem al-Usul” in Principles of jurisprudence by Al-Hassan Bin Al-Shahid II
  • Explanation of “Zubdat al-Usul” in Principles of jurisprudence by Baha' al-din al-'Amili
  • Commentary of ''Ar-Rawda-l-Bahiyah fi Sharh allam'a-d-Dimashqiya'' in jurisprudence by Al-Shahid II
  • Explanation of ''Al-Daridia poem''
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    DiedEdit

    He died AH 1086 (1675/1676 CE), Buried next to Mulla Mohammad Taqi Majlesi in Isfahan,Iran.

    See alsoEdit

    ReferencesEdit

    1. ^ أعيان الشيعة - السيد محسن الأمين - ج ٢ - الصفحة ٩٥
    2. ^ موسوعة طبقات الفقهاء‌ - ج١١ ص265 - الشيخ جعفر السبحاني
    3. ^ أمل الآمل - الحر العاملي - ج ٢ - الصفحة ٢٧٦ - ترجمة 816
    4. ^ a b موسوعة طبقات الفقهاء‌ - ج11 ص330 - الشيخ جعفر السبحاني
    5. ^ a b معجم رجال الحديث - السيد الخوئي - ج 19 - الصفحة 81 - ترجمة 12110
    6. ^ شرح أصول الكافي - مولي محمد صالح المازندراني - ج ١ - الصفحة ٥
    7. ^ شرح فروع الكافي المؤلف : المازندراني، الشيخ محمد هادي    الجزء : 1  صفحة : 2

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