Shaikh Dr Thaika Shuaib

Shaikhuna Dr Thaika Shuaib – an Islamic scholar, a Sufi master, an entrepreneur, a philanthropist, and an author.

In the Name of Allah, the Universally Merciful, the Singularly Compassionate

Praise be to Allah, Lord of all Domains. O Allah, whelm blessings and bestow peace upon your beloved and our liege-lord Prophet Muhammad, his noble companions, pure family, preserved parents, blessed progeny, and intimate inheritors. May we too be from them.

Allah [alone] is sufficient for us and He is the best trustee of affairs. He is a matchless Patron and a consummate Succour. And there is no power or might except in and from Allah, the Exalted, the Majestic. By Your universal Mercy alone, O Essence of Mercy! To Proceed:

Shaikh Dr Thaika Shuaib is a multifaceted personality. He is an Islamic scholar, a Sufi master, an entrepreneur, a philanthropist, and an author. All together, he is a worldly inspiration, an otherworldly guide, and a manifest blessing to many around the globe with his thoughts, words, deeds, and actions.

This biography is an attempt to capture his life for posterity. Being an octogenarian, his life experiences are vast; as a relentless traveller, his human interactions are varied. This makes documenting his life both a challenge and gratifying at the same time.

As we are continually unearthing stories about him, it makes the nature of this website a perennial work-in-progress. In keeping with the Prophetic tradition [sunna] of naming things, we have titled this work:


Ark of Guidance

A Biographical Sketch of Shaikh Dr Thaika Shuaib

  1. Introduction 
  2. Birth and Family 
  3. Lineage and Forefathers 
  4. Education and Learning
  5. Teaching and Propagation
  6. Marriage and Children
  7. Trading and Business
  8. Pilgrimage and Travels
  9. Initiation and Pedigree
  10. Writings and Works
  11. Research and Thesis
  12. Awards and Felicitations
  13. Philanthropy and Pursuits
  14. Miracles and Prodigies
  15. Teachings and Sayings
  16. Anecdotes and Stories

Success and guidance is from Allah, eminent is His Glory! May Allah bless and bestow peace upon the paragon of creation, our liege-lord Prophet Muhammad, his companions, family, parents, progeny, and inheritors. And praise be to Allah, Lord of all Domains in existence.

5 comments on “Biography
  1. M.N.M.ARSHAD JALALI says:

    Alhamdulillah, I am very happy to see this website.

  2. I am a murid of of His Holiness As-Shaikh Dr. Thaika Shaib Alim for over 15 years and he stays in my house when he visits Erode, Tamilnadu, India. There are so many things to write about him and we have seen many Karamat emanate from him over the years. It is the Grace of Allah SWT, that I became his murid. EKM.Thaj (short name of G.Muhammad Thaj Muhyideen)

  3. Ifham says:

    Masha Allah, informative website. His Holiness Shaikh Dr. Thaika Shuaib Alim is an excellent scholar. May Allah bless him.

  4. Munkdh Jalali says:

    Alhamdulillah, my spiritual master is Shaikhuna Dr. Thaika Shuaib Alim. May Almighty Allah elevate his position in dunya and Aakhira!

  5. Maasha Allah….Al hamdhu lillah…My beloved Shaikh .May Allah shower his blessings to him in the both Worlds..

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