Hazrat Maulana Quazi Mojahidul Islam Quasmi (1934-2002)
The great Maulana Quazi Mojahidul Islam Quasmi was born in 1934 in the village Jale of Darbhanga District, Bihar. this genius of international repute started his education at home under the able guidance of noble learned father then joined Madrsa a Hamidiya, Qilaghat, Darbhanga, spend some years at Mao (UP) and finally took his last degree of Fazil from famous seat of Islamic learning Darul Uloom Deoband (UP) whereby his scholarly writing, though provoking speeches and noble behavior he occupied a place of prominence among the teachers and other great Ulemas of the day. He started his practical life as a teacher in Jamia Rahmania, Munger under the guidance of great, visionary and philanthropist Hazrat Maulana Minnatullah Rahmani, the fourth Amir-e-Shariat of Imarat Shariah. In 1964 he was brought to Phulwari Sharif by the Amire-e-Shariat as a chief Quazi of Imarat Shariah. Very soon by dint of his vast studies, though provoking speeches and writings, political insight, extensive international tours, strong will and memorable love for the suffering humanity and thought for upliftment and glory of Ummah brought him into prominence globally. He has written a number of books on Islamic laws. He has the credit to establish a number of Islamic Institutions (Madarsa) and patronized hundreds of other institutions. He is the founder of All India Islamic Fiquah Academy and All India Milli Council at Delhi. He was the living sprit behind the development of Imarat Shariah. The establishment of this Trust and its institutions. After the death of Maulana Abul Hassan Ali Nadvi a great visionary of international repute, he became the President of All India Muslim Personal Law Board on 23rd April 2000. But alas! The great inspiring soul left for his heavenly abode on 3rd April 2002 in Apollo Hospital, New Delhi.