IUMS mourns the fundamentalist and legal scholar: Dr. Mustafa Alzalami

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Date: June 5, 2016


We have received with hearts full of satisfaction with Allah’s will, the death news of our generous brother the fundamentalist and legal scholar: Dr. Mustafa Ibrahim Mohammed Amin Alzalami, who died yesterday at night at the age about 92 years, leaving behind him a legacy that is intellectually, learning and legally important.


The deceased was born in 1924, was born in the city of Sulaymaniyah in Iraqi Kurdistan, he holds a doctoral degree in comparative jurisprudence with honors from Al-Azhar University in 1975 and a doctorate in law with excellent degree from the University of Baghdad, and received the nickname of excellent Professor from the University of Baghdad in 1985 and awarded the nickname of experienced professor in 1990. He taught at various legitimate and legal sciences in religious schools, colleges and faculties of law in Iraqi universities and the judicial Institute, and Faculty of law University of Salahuddin and other universities and colleges.


And supervised more than a hundred master and Phd thesis in law and Shariaa, philosophy and jurisprudence and history. He released more than fifty books on Sharia law.

And he won numerous awards, namely: Award of scientific production of the Presidency of the Office of the Presidency of the Republic in 1993, and the award for the presidency of the Office of the Presidency of the Republic with the badge book in 1995, and the award and the Order of Science by a presidential decree age in 2002, and dozens of accolades from Arab and international destinations.


The Islamic nation has lost one of its scholars, asking Allah Almighty to forgive him, and bring mercy on his soul, forgive him and grant him the best reward, honors and honorable, and expands his resting place, and enter paradise, and hailing him His pleasure and mercy, and put him in the Day of Resurrection in Iliyeen with who blessed them from the prophets and saints and martyrs and the righteous, and that inspires his family, and loved ones, and his colleagues, and his students patience and fortitude. 

He is the Mawla and He is the Mujeeb


Mr. Dr. Yusuf Al-Qaradawi                                  Mr. Dr. Ali Muhiuddin Qara Daghi

   IUMS President                                                              General Secretary