At the age of 6 after completing the recitation of Quran, he began to memorise it. He spent next 7 years in studying the Islamic Sciences. Thereafter he spent number of years studying in Pakistan and UK. He also travelled to Iraq, Syria and Morocco. Ahmad Dabbagh does not say he is a scholar, but he received several licences to teach different Islamic Sciences such as Tafseer, Hadith, Fiqh and Tazkiyah. He has written several books on different topics and they are available in many languages.
In recent years he has established different institutions, study circles, circles of Dhikr, Academies and educational institutions in UK, Denmark, Pakistan, Canada, Bangladesh, USA and Morocco.
SERVICE TO HUMANITY
Ahmad Dabbagh focuses on the purification of soul and self-development so that the human being can be purified from all negative thoughts, actions, emotions and morals by replacing them with positive thoughts, actions, emotions and morals. The method is known as Prophetic Method (Tareeqah Muhammadiyah). After this the seekers are taken to the stage of enlightenment after which he or she becomes such an individual who has the most beautiful relationship with the Creator and the creation. The method of purification is based upon Qur’an, Sunnah, the understanding of Ahl ul Bayt, companions namely Sayiduna Ali bin Abi Talib (Radeyallahu Anhu) Sayiduna Imam Hassan, Imam Hussayn (Radeyallahu Anhu) , Imam Zainulabideen (Radeyallahu Anhu), Imam Hasan Basri (May Allah sanctify his secret), Sayiduna Abdul Qadir al-Jilani (May Allah sanctify his secret), Sayiduna Imam Abul Hassan Shadhili (May Allah sanctify his secret) and The great Ummi saint, Sayyiduna Abdul Azeez Dabbagh (Rahimahullah). He holds Ijazas in Qadiriyah, Shadiliyah, Rifaiyah, Suharwardiyah, Chistiyah and Naqshbandiyah spiritual orders.
To alleviate the physical and financial suffering of humanity he has founded Dabbagh Welfare Trust which helps the needy and poor in many countries.
Imam Hasan al Basri (May Allah sanctify his secret) was one of the greatest scholars and pious person in the Tabi’een who learnt the Deen and accompanied many great companions of the Prophet Muhammad (Salallahu alayhi wasalam). One of his descendants migrated for the conveying the message of Islam to present day Kashmir. Here they accompanied Shaykh Bhaudeen Zakariyah Multani Suharwardi (May Allah sanctify his secret) who ordered them to migrate to a place near Kharian, Gujrat in the province of Punjab. His blessed name was Shaykh Khayrudeen Auliyah (May Allah sanctify his secret) who named this place “Haqeeqah” which means “the ultimate truth”. They propagated the message of Islam in the 8th century around that area and hundreds of people entered Islam on their hands. Ahmad Dabbagh is their descendant and was born in maternal village near Sumandri. He migrated at the age of 5 to Denmark and began his nursery education in a town called Ishoj in Denmark.
In secular education he studied up to post graduate level in Salford University, Manchester and MBA in University of central Lancashire. He has worked in various fields, finance, Marketing, Prison service and also trained to work in the police force.
Ahmad Dabbagh travels extensively for 7 months in a year, from Canada to the far east in Malaysia and Indonesia and addresses from simple villagers to University intellectuals and government officials.
BELIEFS AND SCHOOL OF THOUGHT
He belongs to Ahlus-Sunnah wal Jama’ah and immensely loves the Ahlul Bayt. He follows Hanafi Fiqh and respects other Imams. He follows the way of Auliyah and the pious, and strictly follows Shariah and Sunnah.
He is married and lives with his wife and children in Greater Manchester, UK.
Shaykh Ahmad Dabbagh
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