in 1929 in the village of Jilka, which belongs to the island of
“Butan”, i.e. Ibn
‘Umar, situating inside the Turkish boundaries, north of Iraq.
He immigrated toDamascus with his late father, Mulla Ramadan when he was
four years old.
his legal secondary study in the Institute of Islamic
Guidance in Damascus, and joined the faculty of religion at Al-Azhar
University. He acquired ‘The International’ Certificate there
in 1955. Next year, he joined the faculty of Arabic at Al-Azhar,
too and acquired education Diploma at the end of the same year.
as dean in the faculty of religion at Damascus University
in 1960, and deputed to Al-Azhar University to attain doctorate in the
roots of the Islamic law. He could acquire the relevant certificate in
as instructor in the college of law of Damascus
University in 1965, as a deputy of the college later on and as its
dean in the end. At present, he is the chief of the Department of
tenets and religions at Damascus University.
and is still participating, in many global conferences and symposia,
and is, in addition, a member in the royal society of the Islamic
Civilization Researches in Amman, and member in the higher board of
Turkish and Kurdish well, and fair in English.
no less than forty books on the sciences of religion, literature,
philosophy and sociology, the problems of civilization and others.
M. Sa’id Ramadan Al-Buti is the Head of the Beliefs and Religions
Department in The Faculty of the Islamic Law, Damascus University
almost lectures every day in the mosques of Damascus and other Syrian
cities. Thousands of men and women attend his lectures.
participated, and is still participating, in such a lot of
international conferences and symposiums handling miscellaneous
branches of the Islamic culture in several Arab, Islamic, European and
present, he occupies membership in the Royal Society of the Islamic
Civilization Researches in Amman, Jordan.
is also member in the High Council of Oxford Academy in England.
writes in several newspapers and journals on Islamic topics and update
cases, including replies to a large number of questions he receives,
concerning verdicts or consultations serious to people, and help
solving their problems.