Grand Ayatollah Burujardi belongs to a respectable family known for its knowledge and piety. He is one of the Sayyids who belong to the Infallible Imams, peace be with them. His lineage reaches Imam al-Hassan, the chosen one.
The Sayyid was born in 1292 A.H. in the city of
He migrated to al-Najaf al-Ashraf in 1318 A.H. eight years after having resided in
He returned to the city of
He resided in the city of
More than 1,200 men of virtue and prominent mujtahids used to attend his classes in the seminary.