The present study focuses on the place of heritage in the academic project of Dr. Yazid Radi, who has profusely written about the methods of studying heritage texts and has a prolific academic career. He paid particular attention to the study of heritage including poetry of Sidi Daoud Rasmouki and El Jechtimi family. Among his key books we can cite Sharhu al Jawhar al maknoun, Al Fawaid al Jamma and Hodaiguioun. He has also supervised numerous academic research in different universities and delivered multiple lectures. The present study examine multiple issues including the rational behind studying heritage texts as well as methodology. It also sheds light on the significance of Souss heritage in particular.