Explanation of Forty Nawawi Hadith شرح الاربعين النووية by Abu Ubeidah, Fadi Yousef Kablawi
Abu Ubeidah Almaqdisi
Abu Ubeidah, Fadi Yousef Kablawi, was born on Saturday night the 11th of Safar 1398 A.H, equal to the 21st of January 1978 in Amman, Jordan.
Ubeidah is not his son, but rather his chosen kunyah (nickname) resembling the name of the famous sahabi Abu Ubeidah `Amer ibn Aljarrah.
Upon his completion of the eleventh grade in Jordan, Abu Ubeidah moved to the United States in 1995 with his family, unable to speak any English. He went on to finish his high school education in the top 10% of his class. He completed his undergraduate studies at Florida International University in Miami, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry. He finished at the top of his class and was one of three to talk to the audience and the graduating class of 2001 on the day of commencement.
After that, Abu Ubeidah attended The University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine; one of only three Ivy League dental schools, alongside Harvard and Columbia. He was awarded one of the school’s most prestigious scholarships, The Dean’s Scholarship. He completed his doctoral degree in dental medicine and graduated from the school in 2005.
Throughout his undergraduate and graduate studies, Abu Ubeidah was able to achieve the highest levels of academic honors as well as community service contributions. He presided over the Muslim Student Association at FIU, as well as being the founder of the MSA for the Muslim dental students at UPENN.
While attending the University of Pennsylvania, he started searching for the pure knowledge of Islam. During this period he diligently read and listened to many scholars and Da`iyahs throughout the Muslim world, until he enrolled in the Islamic Academy in Riyadh via correspondence. He was able to finish the program in Islamic Shari’ah in three years, studying directly under professors from the major universities in the Muslim world.
He went on after that to receive multiple Ijazahs in the sciences of sharia. He memorized and recited the whole Quraan over sheikh Waleed Al-mineesee may Allah protect him via the riwayah of Hafs from Asim from tareeq Taybat Annashr; as well as he recited the whole Quraan on sheikha Ghadah Al-Bisheeti may Allah protect her via the riwayah of Warsh from Nafi’ from tareeq Taybat Annashr. Also he was blessed to receive Ijazahs (dirayah and riwayah) of many books of of Hadith and Sunnah, including but not limited to Sahih Al-Bukhari, Sahih Muslim, Sunan Attirmidhi, Musnad Ahmad…’Umdat Al-Ahkaam, ‘Umdat Al-Fiqh, The Forty Hadith of Imam An-Nawawi.
He currently teaches different series in various masajid in South Florida. Some of these have included: The Authentic Seerah, The Authentic Stories of the Prophets, The Three Fundamentals Explained, The Forty Nawawi Hadith Explained, and is currently teaching The Explanation of `Umdat Alfiqh for Ibn Qudamah Almaqdisi, The Building of Determinations Series and The Hereafter Series, in addition to many other miscellaneous lectures and khutbahs.
Abu Ubeidah lives in Miami with his wife and one daughter, Jinaan AsSunnah.
In addition to his da`ua activities, he also runs his two dental clinics, Mecca Dental and Madina Dental.
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