HE Grand Ayatollah Mohammad Ishaq Fayad
HE Grand Ayatollah Mohammad Ishaq Fayad

Grand Ayatollah Fayadh, original­ly from Afghanistan, is one of the four maraji’ of the Hawza Semi­nary in Najaf, Iraq—one of the two most important seats of learning in Twelver Shi’ism. Fayadh is known for his quietist approach to politics and is well-re­spected especially amongst the Shia population of South Asia.

Source of Influence: Scholarly

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