The series tells the story of Muslim scholar, philosopher, architect, mathematician, astronomer and poet Baha al‐Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al‐Amili, known as Sheikh Bahaee.
He lived in the late 16th and early 17th century Iran during the Safavid era. He is considered as one of the co-founders of the Isfahan School of Islamic Philosophy.
‘Sheikh Bahaee’ has been produced by Habibollah Kasesaz and directed by Shahram Asadi. The series reviews two different stages of the title character's life along with the historical context.