also known as al-Fakī wad al-Amīn or Shēkhnā, d. 1927.
The following is based on oral information gathered from Muḥammad Majdhūb b. al-Ḥusayn (q.v.) and others in 1987-8. A student of Wad al-Nāfsha, Abbashar Saʿid Ḥāmid, wrote a Qaṣīda describing his life and listing all his writings; this is said to have been mimeographed, but my informants could not find it when I was there.
The last famous representative of the ḥikma tradition within the Majādhīb clan. He “inherited” his knowledge from his maternal great-grandfather, al-Ṭayyib Sha…