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Abu Dhar al-Ghifari

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Jundab b. Junāda b. Sufyān al-Ghifārī (Arabic: جُندَب بن جُنادة بن سفيان الغِفاري) (b. 33 BH/590 - d. 32/653) known as Abū Dhar al-Ghifārī (أبوذر الغفاري) was one of the greatest companions of Prophet Muhammad (s) and a companion of Imam 'Ali (a); he was also one of those who were known as the four pillars of the Shiite. He was a true companion of Prophet Muhammad (s) and Ahl al-Bayt (a). Numerous virtues and excellences have been narrated for him by both Sunni and Shi'a. Scholars of rijal have considered him as one of the four pillars [of the Shiite]. Abu Dhar criticized actions of 'Uthman, the third Caliph, and as a result, he was exiled to Syria and then to al-Rabadha where he passed away.

Abu Dhar al-Ghifari
Remains of al-Rabadha.jpg
The remains of Mosque of Abi Dhar in al-Rabadha which is said that his grave is there
Personal Information
Full Name Jundab b. Junada b. Sufyan al-Ghifari
Teknonym Abu Dhar
Lineage Banu Ghifar
Birth 33 BH/590
Muhajir/Ansar Muhajir
Place(s) of Residence Medina, Syria,