Shaykh Amjad Mahmood has studied with some of the great scholars of Sham including Shaykh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi and Shaykh Muhammad Jum'uah along with many others. He studied in Damascus and Aleppo gaining much respect from his teachers and contemporaries.
He is a graduate of Manchester University in Arabic, Persian and Middle Eastern Languages. He currently teaches classes of sacred knowledge in Birmingham, UK.
The Shaykh has translated two treatise by Shaykh Abdullah Siraj ad-Din and Shaykh Hisham al-Burhani on the rules, benefits and virtues of fasting. The book is available in Birmingham.