Allamah Rasheed Turabi

'Allamah Rasheed Turabi' (1908-1973) was an Islamic scholar, religious leader, public speaker, poet and philosopher. He was born on 9 July 1908 in Hyderabad, India.

He was the eldest son of Maulvi Sharaf Hussain Khan, a pious and a noble person from Hyderabad. He got his basic Islamic education from his father who taught him till the age of 5. He did matriculation from Hyderabad, intermediate-high school from Shia College Lucknow, BA from Osmania University (Hyderabad, India), and MA in Philosophy from Allahbad University, India. Allamah Rasheed Turabi died on 18 December 1973.