Jalaluddin Umri (Born 1935) is a writer and a religious scholar.
Jalaluddin was born in a village called Puttagram, District of North Arcot, Tamil Nadu, British India. Since he is a graduate of Jamia Darussalam, Oomerabad, Tamil Nadu, he became known as ‘Jalaluddin Umri’. He holds a master’s degree in Islamic Studies from Jamia Darussalam. He also received a bachelor’s degree in English literature from Aligarh Muslim University.
Jalaluddin Umri is widely-considered, among the Islamic circles of India, an authority on human rights and the Muslim family system.
Jalaluddin Umri has written many books notably Maroof wa Munkar, Islam ki Dawat, Rights of Muslim Women – A Critique of the Objections, SeHat-o-marz aur Islam ki Taleemat, Social Service in Islam, Inabat Ilallah, Sabeele Rab, Islam Aur Manav Adhikkar, State of Our Community and Nation and Our Responsibilities.