Ahmad al-Tifashi

Full name: 
Ahmad ibn Yusuf al-Tīfāshī
Date of birth: 
1184
Date of death: 
1253

Ahmad al-Tifashi (or Ahmad ibn Yusuf al-Tīfāchī), born in Tiffech, a village near Souk Ahras in Algeria (1184- died 1253 in Cairo) was an Arabic poet, writer, and anthologist, best known for his work A Promenade of the Hearts.