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Al-Sayyid Muhammad Hasan al-Qazwini al-Ha'iri

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Al-Sayyid Muhammad Hasan al-Qazwini al-Ha'iri
Personal Information
Birth 1296/1879
Residence Karbala
Studied in Karbala, Najaf, Samarra
Death 26 Rajab of 1380/1961
Burial Place Karbala
Scholarly Information
Professors Akhund Muhammad Kazim al-Khurasani,al-Sayyid Muhammad Kazim Tabataba'i Yazdi
Works Al-Imamat al-kubra wa l-khilafat al-'uzma,Al-Barahin al-jaliyya fi daf' tashkikat al-wahhabiyya

Al-Sayyid Muḥammad Ḥasan b. Muḥammad Bāqir al-Qazwīnī (Arabic: محمدحسن بن محمدباقر القزویني), (b. 1296/1879 - d. 1380/1961) is one of the Shi'a theologians and faqihs in 14/20 century. One of his works is al-Barahin al-jaliyya fi daf' tashkikat al-Wahhabiyya which is response to some of objections proposed by Ibn Taymiyyah.


Al-Sayyid Muhammad Hasan al-Ha'iri was born in Karbala in the 1296/1879.[1] His paternal grandfather is al-Sayyid Muhammad Baqir al-Musawi al-Qazwini titled as Mu'allim al-Sultan (Arabic:معلم السلطان) and his materal grandfather is al-Sayyid 'Ali al-Tabatab'i, the author of the book Riyad al-masa'il.[2] Al-Sayyid Muhammad Hasan al-Ha'iri al-Qazwini died in Karbala on the day 26 Rajab of 1380/1961 and is buried in the tomb of al-Sayyid Muhammad al-Mujahid.[3]


Al-Sayyid Muhammad Hasan al-Ha'iri learned the elementary courses of religious sciences in Karbala and then, he immigrate to Najaf for graduate studies. Akhund Muhammad Kazim al-Khurasani[4] and al-Sayyid Muhammad Kazim al-Tabataba'i al-Yazdi are among his great teachers.[5] One year after the death of Akhund al-Khurasani, he went to Samarra for studying to be student of Mirza Muhammad Taqi Shirazi.[6]

After three years of residency in Samarra and with beginning of First World War and the political turmoil in Iraq, he came back to Karbala and started teaching, researching and writing up to his death.


Al-Barahin al-jaliyya fi daf' tashkikat al-wahhabiyya


  1. Tihrani, Tabaqat, part. 1 p.389
  2. Al-Ha'iri al-Qazwini, al-Imama, p.4
  3. Tihrani, al-Zari'a, vol.14 p.48
  4. Tihrani, Tabaqat, part. 1 p.389
  5. Al-Ha'iri al-Qazwini, al-Imama, p.5
  6. Amini, Mu'jam rijal, vol.3 p.955
  7. Tihrani, al-Zari'a, vol.22 p.345; Ha'iri al-Qazwini, al-Imama, p.4
  8. Tihrani, al-Zari'a, vol.25 p.203
  9. Tihrani, al-Zari'a, vol.14 p.48
  10. Tihrani, al-Zari'a, vol.4 p.412, vol.11 p.104-105
  11. Tihrani, al-Zari'a, vol.2 p.204, vol.4 p.375


  • Tihrani, Aqa Buzurg al-. Tabaqat a'lam al-shi'a. Mashhad: 1404
  • Ha'iri al-Qazwini, Hasan al-. Al-Imama l-kubra wa l-khilafa l-'uzma. Najaf: Murtada Qazwini, 1377/1958
  • Tihrani, Aqa Buzurg al-. Al-Zari'a. Beirut: Munzawi, 1403/1983
  • Amini, Muhammad Hadi. Mu'jam rijal. Najaf: 1413/1992