Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari

1327 - 1390

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Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari (Persian: بهاءالدین محمد نقشبند بخاری‎) ‎(1318–1389) was the 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 207,819 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari is the 602nd most popular religious figure (up from 638th in 2019), the 10th most popular biography from Uzbekistan (down from 9th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Uzbekistani 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 602 out of 2,272Before him are Menno Simons, Sumayyah bint Khabbat, Pope Benedict IV, Holofernes, Hasan al-Askari, and Pope Stephen VII. After him are Columbanus, Billy Graham, Rāhula, Ramla bint Abi Sufyan, Saint Spyridon, and Hans Küng.

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Among people born in 1327, Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari ranks 1After him are Andrew, Duke of Calabria and Baldus de Ubaldis. Among people deceased in 1390, Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari ranks 3Before him are Robert II of Scotland and John I of Castile. After him are Alexios III of Trebizond, Altichiero, Albert of Saxony, Rupert I, Elector Palatine, Keratsa of Bulgaria, and Dorothea of Bulgaria.

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Among people born in Uzbekistan, Baha-ud-Din Naqshband Bukhari ranks 10 out of 107Before 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 Ahmad ibn Muhammad ibn Kathir al-Farghani (810), Anna German (1936), Shavkat Mirziyoyev (1957), Isma'il ibn Ahmad (849), Abu al-Ghazi Bahadur (1603), and Mohammed Alim Khan (1880).


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).