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Al-Shaykh al-Tusi

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The Tomb of al-Shaykh al-Tusi in the al-Shaykh al-Tusi Mosque in Najaf
Personal Information
Full Name Muhammad b. al-Hasan b. 'Ali b. al-Hasan
Well-Known As Shaykh al-Ta'ifa, al-Shaykh al-Tusi
Well-Known Relatives Al-Hasan b. Muhammad al-Tusi (son)
Birth Ramadan 385/October 995
Residence Khorasan, Baghdad, Najaf
Studied in Baghdad
Death Muharram 22, 460/December2, 1067
Burial Place Najaf
Scholarly Information
Professors al-Shaykh al-Mufid, al-Sharif al-Murtada, Ibn Hashir
Students Abu l-Salah al-Halabi, Abu l-Fath al-Karajaki
Works Tahdhib al-ahkam, Al-Istibsar fi ma ikhtalaf min al-akhbar, Al-Fihrist (al-Tusi), Al-Rijal (al-Tusi), Al-Tibyan fi tafsir al-Qur'an, Al-Khilaf fi l-ahkam, Misbah al-mutahajjid

Muḥammad b. al-Ḥasan b. ʿAlī b. al-Ḥasan (Arabic: محمد بن الحسن بن علي بن الحسن) (b. 385/995 in Tus, d. 460/1067 in Najaf), better known as al-Shaykh al-Ṭūsī (Arabic: الشيخ الطوسي), was one of the greatest Shi'a jurists and compilers of hadith. He has written many works in