Abu Ja’far Al-Tusi (995-1067 A.D.)

A prominent Persian scholar of the Shi’a Twelver Islamic belief.  Interpreter of the Holy Qur’an and a shiite jurists, he was the founder of the Al-Najaf University.  His books were damaged several times.  The most well known among them were Al-Bayan Al-Jami’ Li Ulum Al-Qur’an (The Comprehensive Book on the Studies of Qur’an) and Al-Hadith ‘Inda Al-Shi’ah (Shiites and Prophetic Traditions).

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