The devout and saintly scholar Shaykh Muhammad ibn Zakariyā al-Marghaylānī al-Bukhārī al-Madanī al-Naqshbandī was born in Marghaylān in the land of Bukhārā in 1910 (1328 H). His mother was a righteous woman and his grandfather was a pious man who perpetually observed fasting - only avoiding fasting on the days it was not permitt ed. His grandfather passed away after Hajj in Medina and is buried in al-Baqī'.

Shaykh Muhammad Zakariyā al-Bukhārī
By Shaykh Abdur-Rahmān Hajjar