Mufti Nazir Ahmad Qasmi حفظه الله is the top most faqhi and Islamic scholar of Kashmir. His engagement with jurisprudential problems in relation to Individual and society is based on the methodology of Islamic moderation (wa’st). He follows the tradition of doyens of Deoband thought including the juridical legacy of famous Islamic judge (Qazi) Mujahid -ul-Islam رحمه الله. He got his education from the luminaries of age like Maulana Qari Tayyib رحمه الله , Maulana Saeed Ahmad Akbarabadi رحمه الله and Mufti Mahmud Hasan Gangohi رحمه الله. Whether it is the field of economics or medical science or any subtle issue related to Islamic jurisprudence Mufti Sahab’s way of addressing them is unique, deep and profound. Apart from Hadith literature and Fiqh he also possess a vast knowledge of current knowledge structures and thought. His contribution in creating the faith oriented approach/thinking among youth is well known. He is a gem of Islamic sciences, a great sufi sage and a special blessing of Allah on us. May Allah keep him sound and healthy- Ameen !