Shaykh Syed Zahid Hussain
He was born into the noble family of 'Sadaat', He started his early education at home under his late grandfather Hazrat Pir Syed Siraj ud din Sahab (most respected and great spiritual personality of his time), later on He studied at Gousia Arabic College Qazigund upto 5th Standard, then he studied Medical science at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Aishmuqam, Anantnag, Kashmir in 12th standard.
Later on he did completed B.A from Degree College Boys Anantnag,
Kashmir. and after that he completed his Masters in Arabic( language and literature) from Islamic University of Science and Technology Awantipora, Kashmir.
He had studied basic Arabic Persian, and Islamic sciences under his late grandfather Hazrat Pir Syed Siraj ud din Sahab at his home in his childhood, and later on he Completed memorizing Quran at Idara Tehqiqaat Islami,anantnag Jammu and Kashmir, he is also a graduate of Dars Nizami from Idara Tehqiqaat Islami.
He is teaching Tajweed, Quran, Fiqh at Idara Habibia Tanvir ul Islam Kurigam,Qazigund from 2010 and has taught at Idara Tehqiqaat Islami, Anantnag. And he has taught online through Avicenna Academy, Britain, but he left teaching there due to internet being blocked for some months in Kashmir back in 2016, he is a prolific public speaker and an author of several books.
He has also recieved Ijaza in few Sufi Tariqas from His Pir and Murshid Hazrat Pir Syed Siraj ud din Sahab (may allah have mercy on him) and His Maternal Grandfather late Hazart Pir Hussain Shah Sahab Naqshbandi (may allah have mercy on him) and other Sufi Shuyukh of Kashmir.