Sheikh Nasr ibn Ibrahim al-Muqaddam al-Maqdisi al-Nablusi (d. 490 H.)

Shafi`i faqih and hadith narrator, immigrated to Damascus from al-Quds. Student of Salim ibn Ayyub al-Razi, one of the teachers of imam al-Ghazali.

Buried at Bab al-Saghir by the side of sayyiduna Abu Darda'. Imam al-Nawawi mentions in his Tahdhib al-asma' that du`a is answered at his grave on Saturdays. The scholars of Damascus experienced this and they used to gather at his grave at fajr time on Saturday mornings.

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