Mr. Muhammad Hassan Ilyas was born in July 1988 in Karachi. He belongs to a scholarly family of the Indo-Pak region. His grandfathers Mawlana Ishaq Alvi (Deoband) and Allama Muhammad Tahseen (Amroha) are both considered great academics of the Deobandi School of thought. Mr. Muhammad Hassan Ilyas completed his Matriculation from Karachi, after which he moved to Islamabad and completed his ICS from there. After that he decided to study religion, and enrolled himself in a Madrasah. He completed his six years course in Dars-e-Nizami. It was during his time at the Madrasah that he was introduced to the Farahi school and the works of Mr Javed Ahmad Ghamidi, and decided to join him.