Sheikh Mohammad Baghernejad was born in Tehran, Iran. He moved to the US when he was 15 years old and studied in Justice High School in Falls Church, VA. Living in the US helped him to understand American culture and feel the great need to introduce Islam to the West.
After his graduation in 2005, he moved back to Iran where he started his seminary studies. Sheikh Mohammad attended Ayatollah Mojtahedi Seminary for 4 years in Tehran. Then he migrated to Qom and studied in private seminaries for 5 years. He has also studied 2 years in Najaf. He benefited from the remarkable scholars and Maraji’ in these cities.
Sheikh Mohammad has given numerous lectures on Islamic issues in Iran, United Kingdom, and the United States. He has also written two books about Imam Mahdi (may Allah hasten his reappearance) in the Farsi language. He’s currently the resident ‘Alim of Imam Ali Center in Springfield, Virginia, the CEO of Imam Sadiq Online Seminary and School, and advisor to 2nd Chance Books Organization.