Muhammed Nurullah Seyda El-Cezeri: His life, work of arts and opinions

Thesis Type: Postgraduate

Institution Of The Thesis: Uludağ Üniversitesi, Turkey

Approval Date: 2012

Thesis Language: Turkish




The objective of this thesis is to give information about Muhammed Nurullah Seyda el-Cezeri, a Naqshibandi sheikh, who was brought up in southeast Anatolia. The thesis consists of an introduction, three chapters and a conclusion. In the introduction part, brief information about the location and geographical characteristics of Cizre as well as information about some great scholars who were brought up in this town is presented. The first chapter is based on information about the birth, childhood, marriage, education, murshid, teachers, murids, karamats, social activities, guidance to the true way, services for Islam, prayers, moral characteristics of Sheikh Muhammed Nurullah Seyda. His opinions related to tasavvuf, philosophy, logic and history are stressed in the second part. The works of Muhammed Nurullah Seyda are introduced and information about his ideas is presented in the third part.