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Muhammad Jawad al-Balaghi

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Personal Information
Full Name Muhammad Jawad b. al-Hasan b. Talib al-Balaghi
Religious Affiliation Shia
Birth 1282/1865
Place of Birth Najaf, Iraq
Studied in Najaf, Kadhimiya, Samarra
Death Sha'ban 22, 1352/December 10, 1933
Burial Place Holy Shrine of Imam 'Ali (a), Najaf
Scholarly Information
Professors Muhammad Kazim Khurasani, Muhammad Taqi al-Shirazi, Aqa Rida Hamadani
Students Sayyid Muhammad Hadi Milani
Works Al-Huda ila din al-Mustafa, Ala' al-rahman fi tafsir al-qur'an
Socio-Political Activities
Socio-Political
Activities
He joined independence-seeking campaigns of Iraqi people against the Britons

Muḥammad Jawād al-Balāghī al-Najafī (Arabic: محمد جواد البلاغي النجفي), was a Shiite scholar who wrote a number of works in defense of Islam and Shiism against Jews, Christians, Baha'is, and Wahhabis. He also wrote some works concerning the exegesis of the Qur'an and Islamic jurisprudence. Al-Balaghi was a student of Mirza Muhammad Taqi Shirazi and Akhund Khurasani.

In addition to his scholarly activities against Christian missionaries, he joined independence-seeking campaigns of Iraqi people against the Britons as well.