Mahfuzul Haque

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Allama Mahfuzul Haque
মাহফুজুল হক
Secretary General, Befaqul Madarisil Arabia Bangladesh
Assumed office
2020
Preceded byAbdul Quddus
Secretary General, Bangladesh Khilafat Majlis
In office
2013–2020
Succeeded byMamunul Haque
Chancellor, Jamia Rahmania Arabia, Dhaka
Assumed office
2002
Preceded byAzizul Haque
Member of the Standing Committe of Al Haiatul Ulya
Assumed office
2020
Personal details
BornNovember 1969
Azimpur, Dhaka
FatherAzizul Haque
Alma mater
  • Darul Uloom Deoband
  • Jamia Qurania Arabia Lalbagh
  • Jamia Rahmania Arabia, Dhaka
Personal
ReligionIslam
NationalityBangladeshi
EthnicityBangali
EraModern
DenominationSunni
JurisprudenceHanafi
MovementDeobandi
Main interest(s)Hadith, Fiqh, Tasawwuf, Politics
Senior posting
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Allama Mahfuzul Haque (Bengali: মাহফুজুল হক) ( born: November 1969 ) is a Bangladeshi Deobandi Islamic scholar, politician, educator and public speaker. He is the Secretary General of Befaqul Madarisil Arabia Bangladesh, Chancellor of Jamia Rahmania Arabia, Dhaka and Vice-President of Hefazat-e-Islam Bangladesh, Dhaka chapter. He is also a member of the Standing Committee of Al Haiatul Ulya and was the Secretary-General of Bangladesh Khelafat Majlish. [1][2][3][4]

Name and lineage[edit]

Mahfuzul Haque was born on November 1969 in Azimpur, Dhaka. His father was Azizul Haque, founder of the Khelafat Majlish and first Bangali translator of Sahih al-Bukhari. Mamunul Haque is his younger brother, an influential Islamic speaker and politician in Bangladesh. [5]

Education[edit]

He started his primary education with his father Azizul Haque. Then he was admitted to Azimpur Chan-Tara Hefz Madrasa. He memorized the Qur'an at the age of 11 under Abdul Matin. [5]

Then he was admitted at Jamia Qurania Arabia Lalbagh. In 1984, at the age of 14, he joined anti-Ershad movement and arrested, led by Hafezzi Huzur. [5]

In 1986, he was admitted to Bara Katara Madrasa. Later he moved to Jamia Mohammadpur that was being founded by his father Azizul Haque. It was shifted to the side of Sat Gambuj Mosque named Jamia Rahmania Arabia, Dhaka. He completed his Masters in Hadith from Jamia Rahmania in 1991. In 1992, he went to Darul Uloom Deoband and studied Masters in Hadith for second time. [5]

Career[edit]

After completing his education, he started his career by joining as a teacher of Jamia Rahmania Arabia, Dhaka in 1993, where he at the department of "Islamic Law and Research" and received an approved certificate and became a Mufti. [5]

In 2000, Azizul Haque started a madrassa called Jamia Haqiqia and he was appointed its director. In 2001, he was promoted to Assistant Director of Jamia Rahmania and in 2002 to chancellor. [5] In 2005, he was elected Joint Secretary General of Befaqul Madarisil Arabia Bangladesh and 3 October 2020, he was elected Secretary General. [6]

After being appointed as a teacher of Jamia Rahmania he became involved in the politics of Khelafat Majlish. In 2005, he was elected a member of Majlis-e-Shura of this party. He was elected vice-president in 2012 and secretary general in 2013. After being elected the secretary general of Befaq, he resigned as the secretary general of Khelafat on October 10, 2020 as per constitution. [4]

The Bangladeshi law gave him the right to be a member of the Standing Committee of Al-Haiatul Ulya Lil-Jamiatil Qawmia Bangladesh. [7]

Family[edit]

In family life, he is the father of four children and all the members of his family are Hafiz. [5]

See more[edit]

  • Azizul Haque (father)
  • Mamunul Haque (brother)
  • Shah Ahmad Shafi (influencer)

Bibliography[edit]

  • Anaetullah, Mufti (2020). "Short biography of Mufti Mahfuzul Haque". Daily Jubokantho (in Bengali). Retrieved 2020-10-16.

References[edit]

  1. Correspondent, Staff (3 October 2020). "Qawmi Madrassah Education Board gets new chairman". New Age (Bangladesh). Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)
  2. Reporter, Staff (3 October 2020). "President of Qaumi Madrasa Board Mahmudul Hasan, Secretary General Mahfuzul Haque". Prothom Alo (in Bengali). Retrieved 2020-10-18. Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)
  3. A Khan, Nazmul (2020-10-13). "All bets are off on Hefazat". The Daily Star. Retrieved 2020-10-16. Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Report, Bangla Tribune (10 October 2020). "Mahfuz resigned as secretary general of the Bangladesh Khilafah Majlis and Mamun took over". Bangla Tribune (in Bengali). Retrieved 2020-10-18. Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 Anaetullah, Mufti (2020). "Short biography of Mufti Mahfuzul Haque". Daily Jubokantho (in Bengali). Retrieved 2020-10-16.
  6. Reporter, Staff (10 October 2020). "Befaq secretary general Mahfuzul Haque on condition of leaving the party post". Bangla Tribune (in Bengali). Retrieved 2020-10-18. Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)
  7. "law of granting the equivalent of Master's Degree (Islamic Studies and Arabic) to the certificate of Daora Hadith (Takmil) of Qawmi Madrasa, 2018". bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd. Retrieved 2020-10-18. Unknown parameter |url-status= ignored (help)

External links[edit]

  • Video — Mahfuzul Haque talk about Azizul Haque
  • Video — Mahfuzul Haque's speech at the meeting of the Islami Andolan Bangladesh


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