"Wymann-Landgraf Umar Faruq Abd-Allah was born in 1948 in Columbus, Nebraska, United States" "Follows Traditional Sunni."
Wymann-Landgraf Umar Faruq Abd-Allah
Umar Faruq Abd-Allah
Shaykh Doctor Ulema
1948 in Columbus, Nebraska, United States (age 68-69)
Malik's Concept of 'Amal in the Light of Maliki Legal Theory Arabic Islamic studies
Non-Islamic Sciences Studied:
History English literature
Cornell University University of Missouri University of Chicago
Dr Umar Faruq Abd-Allah is a known shaykh in the west for his impressive long history of his learning. He was born and raised from a Christian Protestant family and found Islam after reading Malcolm X's inspiring autobiography. The Shaykh has studied in a number of American Universities including Cornell University, University of Missouri, University of Chicago and maintains strong relations with traditional Islamic American scholars. Dr Umar has published many books on subjects to do with Syria, Imam Malik and Alexander Webb.