by Muslim Mirror Staff
Maulana Yaseen Akhtar Misbahi, a renowned Islamic scholar who was affiliated with the Ahle Sunnat Barelvi organization Raza Academy, passed away on May 7th, Sunday.
Misbahi was a prominent figure in the Indian Muslim community, who held several important positions throughout his career. He served as a member of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board and was in charge of the Darul Qalam Madrassa. Additionally, he founded the Qadri Mosque in Zakir Nagar, New Delhi and was previously an Urdu journalist who edited the Kanzul Iman monthly magazine in Delhi.
Raisul tehreer, Mufakkir e Islam
Hazrat Allama Yaseen Akhtar Misbahi Sahab Qibla inteqal farma gaye
انا للّٰہ وانآ الیہ راجعون
Allah Ta'ala apne Habeeb Huzoor ﷺ ke sadqe me Hazrat ki magfirat farma kar unke darjaat buland farmaye aur Hazrat ke paspandagan ko…
— Raza Academy (@razaacademyho) May 7, 2023
During the Shah Bano case in 1985, Misbahi was elected as the vice president of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board, where he advocated for the protection of Shariat. He led various political and social demonstrations to safeguard the rights of Indian Muslims.
Furthermore, Misbahi was a prolific writer who authored numerous books on various Islamic and Muslim issues in India.