Full name: Muhammad Lamin Ibn Muhammad Hafiz al-'Alawi al-Shinguetti, Known as Arafat
Date and Place of birth: 1972 in a village called Barayn South of Nabbaghiya.
His studies: Ustadh Arafat completed memorising the Quran in 1984, aged 12.
Texts studied: In Seerah Nabawiya, Ustadh Arafat read Qurrat al Absaar (poem), by Abdul Aziz Al-Lumti Al-Fassi, Al-Ghazaawaat, Hawadith ul-Sinin, Shamaa’il by Shaykh Muhammad Faal (Shaykh Bah). In Arabic Language, Lamiyat ul-‘Arab amongst other books; Khullassatu Ibn Malik, Jamiy al-Mukhtar by Ibn Bunan; Lamiyat ul-Af’al in Morphology; ‘Uqud ul-Juman in Rhetoric, The Sullam of Akhdhari in Logic; in Maliki fiqh, Mukhtasar of Shaykh Khalil, Tuhfat ul-Hikam, Al-Minhaj of al-Zaqaq in fundamentals of fiqh, Idaatu al-Dujna in Aqeedah, Maraqi Saud in foundations of fiqh by Ibn Hajj Ibrahim; Murtaqa al-Usul of Ibn ‘Assim; Tul’at ul-Anwar in Mustalah al-Hadith by Ibn Hajj Ibrahim and Alfiya of al-‘Iraqi; Maraqi Saud in foundations of fiqh by Ibn Hajj Ibrahim; Murtaqa al-Usul of Ibn ‘Assim.His teachings:Ustadh Muhammad started teaching in Nabbaghiya in 1998, teaching fiqh, grammar, morphology, methodical analogy (usul) and hadith terminology (Mustalah)Ustadh Arafat is specialised in Arabic sciences. He lives with his family in Nabbaghiya.