Maulana Abdul Qahhar is a prominent scholar amongst the those from the British Bengali community. He has a numerous amount of ijazah in various fields including Aqeedah, Fiqh, Hadith, Qiraat and Tasawwuf. His teachers include the esteemed late Abdul Lateef Al-Fultali and his successor Habibur Rahman. Through the Shaykh, many classes of the sacred knowledge take place. The Shaykh is currently active in London as the vice principal of the Darul Hadis Latifiah Institute.