Sidi Brahim Riahi

Tunisian ambassador, theologian and muslim saint

Ibrahim Riahi, his birth name Abou Ishak Ibrahim Ben Abdelkader Riahi (1766 Testour – August 7, 1850),[1] was a Tunisian ambassador, theologian and saint. A Sunni Muslim scholar, he is also a poet. He is the grandfather of Ali Riahi.

Brahim Riahi
Born
Abou Ishak Ibrahim Ben Abdelkader Riahi

1766
DiedAugust 7, 1850
NationalityTunisian
Other namesإبراهيم الرياحي
Sidi Brahim Riahi Mausoleum

Sidi Brahim is buried with some of his sons, sheikhs and theologians like him, in his mausoleum (zaouia) in the Sidi Brahim Riahi street in the medina of Tunis named Sidi Brahim Riahi Mausoleum.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Ibrāhīm ibn ʿAbd al-Qādir al- Riyāḥī (1767-1850)". data.bnf.fr. Retrieved 2020-04-13.
  2. "Sidi Brahim Riahi". Wikipedia. 2020-04-13.