Sidi Uthman Bhally has a BA (Hons) in Education Studies and Religious Studies. He is a teacher at a secondary school in West London and at the HA Meem College. Sidi Uthman travelled to Damascus in 2006 where he studied Arabic at The Abū al-Nūr Institute. He completed al-Nahw al-Wadih fi Qawa'id al-Lughat al-'Arabiya (The Clear Arabic Grammar) under the tutelage of Shaykh Yusuf Coulibaly (graduate of the prestige Ma'had al-Fath al-Islami Damascus). Sidi Uthman read the whole famous grammar text al-Ājurrūmiyyah twice to Sidi Zahir Mahadik.
On his return in 2009 Sidi Uthman, studied the classical text Al-Bayqūniyyah with Sidi jawad chaudhry.
Sidi Uthman was blessed to receive an ijaza by the late gnostic and erudite scholar As-Sayyid Al-Habib Ustadh Muhammad Bin Shariff Saeed bin Abdallah al-Beidh in the Compendium of Prophetic Beauty: As-Shamail Al-Muhammadiyya. Sidi Uthman read and received an ijaza in the epistle of Imam Al- Ghazali, Ayyahal Walad, to one of the most noble scholars from the blessed family of the Emissary of Allah sallahu alay wa salaam, Sheikh Ahmad Muhammad Saad Ash-Shafi’ie Al-Azhari Al-Hasani. Uthman studied Bidayat al Hidayat of Imam al Ghazali with Shaykh Dr Kurram Hasan and received an ijaza in it by Shaykh Muhammad Abu Bakr Ba Shu'ayb and Shaykh Dr Ridwan Saleem.
Also, Sidi Uthman has ijazas by Imam Asif Raza in the classic manuals of Hanafi law Nur al- Idah, al Quduri and in classical aqeedah text Aqeedah Nasafiyyah of Imam Nasafi.
Presently Sidi Uthman is studying Usul under Imam Rafiq Al Qadri; Books of Imam al Haddad under the tutelage of Habib Umar Hamid al Haddad ( grandson of the Late erudite scholar and gnostic Habib Mashur al Haddad)
- As-Sayyid Al-Habib Ustadh Muhammad Bin Shariff Saeed bin Abdallah al-Beidh
- Sheikh Ahmad Muhammad Saad Ash-Shafi’ie Al-Azhari Al-Hasani
- Habib Umar Hamid al Haddad
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