Muhammad `Awwāmah was born in Aleppo in Syria in 1940 (1358). He began his journey and quest for knowledge in 1953 (1373) when he regularly attended the lessons conducted by Shaykh Muhammad al-Salqīnī. In his early days as a student, he studied under Shaykh `Abdullāh Sirājuddīn. From 1958 (1378), he began studying under Shaykh `Abdul Fattāh Abū Ghudda. He eventually became known for his affil iation to these two illustrious and erudite scholars and he is regarded as their foremost student.

Shaykh Muhammad `Awwāmah
By Shaykh Shoayb Ahmad