Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari

1327 - 1390

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Baha' al-Din Naqshband (Persian: بهاءالدین محمد نقشبند; 1318–1389) was the eponymous founder of what would become one of the largest Sufi Sunni orders, the Naqshbandi. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari has received more than 224,397 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari is the 566th most popular religious figure (up from 601st in 2019), the 11th most popular biography from Uzbekistan (down from 10th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Religious Figure.

Baha-ud-din Naqshband Bukhari is most famous for being a Sufi scholar and founder of the Naqshbandi Sufi order.

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Among religious figures, Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari ranks 566 out of 2,238Before him are Justin Martyr, Pope Victor II, Saint Walpurga, Pope Boniface II, Marcel Lefebvre, and Al-Suyuti. After him are Louis de Montfort, Junayd of Baghdad, Antipope Alexander V, Pope Felix IV, Francis of Paola, and Muhammad al-Jawad.

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Among people born in 1327, Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari ranks 1After him are Andrew, Duke of Calabria, Baldus de Ubaldis, and Charles de la Cerda. Among people deceased in 1390, Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari ranks 1After him are John I of Castile, Robert II of Scotland, Altichiero, Al-Taftazani, Alexios III of Trebizond, Rupert I, Elector Palatine, Albert of Saxony, Dorothea of Bulgaria, and Keratsa of Bulgaria.

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In Uzbekistan

Among people born in Uzbekistan, Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari ranks 11 out of 145Before him are Muhammad al-Bukhari (810), Babur (1483), Al-Tirmidhi (824), Islam Karimov (1938), Abu Mansur al-Maturidi (893), and Shah Rukh (1377). After him are Shavkat Mirziyoyev (1957), Habibullah Khan (1872), Isma'il ibn Ahmad (849), Mohammed Alim Khan (1880), Anna German (1936), and Alisher Usmanov (1953).


Among religious figures born in Uzbekistan, Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari ranks 4Before him are Muhammad al-Bukhari (810), Al-Tirmidhi (824), and Abu Mansur al-Maturidi (893). After him are Ad-Darazi (1000).