‘Abd al-Rashid al-Fatani, Shaykh (d. 1938)

Popular Name(s): Tok Keramat Pulau Bidan, Haji ‘Abd al-Rashid Bandar

Origin:

Location(s):

Biographical Details: d. 1938, Mecca. He first went to Patani to study at a pondok with Tuan Minal (whose daughter he later married) and thereafter went for further study at a pondok in Kedah and finally Pulau Pinang. Then he went to Mecca to continue his education. He taught in Bait al-Maqdis and later returned and taught in Pulau Bidan. He also founded Pondok Kampung Bandar.

Teachers:

  1. Tuan Minal (1820-1913), his father-in-law
  2. Tok Bendang Daya Muda (1818-95)

Students:

  1. Haji Sulong (1895-1954)
  2. Tok Cembar (d. 1975/6)
  3. Tok Lata
  4. Haji Ahmad b. ‘Abd al-Wahhab al-Fusani

Work(s):

References:

  • Abdullah, Hj. Wan Mohd. Shaghir. Penyebaran Islam & Silsilah Ulama: Sejagat Dunia Melayu, vol. 11. Kuala Lumpur: Khazaniah Fathaniyah, 1999: 22-33.
  • Abdullah, Hj. Wan Mohd. Shaghir. “Syeikh Abdur Rasyid al-Fatani Tok Keramat Pulau Bidan,” Dakwah 14 (Aug 1991): 46-9.
  • Fatani, Ahmad Fathy al-. Ulama Besar dari Patani. Bangi: Penerbit Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, 2002: 289-90.
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s