Shaykh Muhammad ibn Yaqub Hijazi Bahraini Naqshbandi

Shaykh Muḥammad ibn ʿAlī ibn Yaʿqūb Ḥijāzī Shāfiʿī Baḥrainī was a prominent Sufi scholar and shaykh of the Naqshbandī tarīqah in Bahrain.

He was born in Muḥarraq, a city in Bahrain, in 1908 / 1328 AH.

He died in 1996, in the month of Rabīʿ al-Awwal. It is not confirmed whether he left any authorized khalīfa, but his students, who are themselves renowned scholars, continue his method and establish Zikr sessions in Bahrain.


  1. الشيخ محمد بن علي ‬بن ‬يعقوب الحسني ‬الملقب بالحجازي
  2. Map location of his noble grave in a cemetery in Muharraq, Bahrain
  3. News article in Arabic: Extremists attacked the noble grave of Shaykh Hijazi

Shaykh Muhammad ibn Yaqub al-Hijazi

Shaykh Muhammad ibn Yaqub al-Hijazi

Noble grave of Shaykh Hijazi, destroyed by ignorant Wahhabi extremists

Noble grave of Shaykh Muhammad ibn Yaqub, located in Muharraq, Bahrain, destroyed by ignorant Wahhabi extremists


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