Abdullah Shah Ghazi (Arabic: عبد الله شاه غازي) (c. 720) was an eighth-century Muslim mystic and Sufi whose shrine is located in Clifton, an affluent seaside municipality in Karachi, Pakistan. His real name was Abdullah al-Ashtar. His father, Muhammad al-Nafs al-Zakiyya, was a descendant of the prophet, Muhammad, through his daughter Fatimah. He is known for his commanding oratory skills, amiable demeanor, and impressive posture.
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Hazrat Syed Misri Shah Rizvi (Sindhi: سيد مصری شاه), Hazrat Syed Misri Shah Imam (1840-1905) also known as King of Kaafi (Poetry). He was a saint and a sufi poet. He was born in Nasarpur, Sindh and lived most of his life in Nasarpur after travelling throughout the world to spread the word of Islam and Sufism. His poetry is divided into Seven different languages, and most of them are in Sindhi. The others are Hindi, Persian and few others as well. The annual Urs of Syed Misri Shah takes place in Safar (Islamic Month) at Nasarpur, Sindh, Pakistan. More Info Syed Misri Shah
Mawlana Shaykh Muhammad Adil ق at Sindh Museum in Karachi
Sehwan (Sindhi: سيوهڻ شريف, Urdu: سیہون; also commonly referred to as Sehwan Sharif or Noble Sehwan) is a historic city located in Jamshoro District of Sindh province in Pakistan and is situated on the west bank of the Indus 80 miles (130 km) north-west of Hyderabad. The city is renowned for being home of one of Pakistan’s most important Sufi shrines, the Shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar. More info Sehwan Sharif
The Shrine of Lal Shabaz Qalandar (Urdu: لال شہباز قلندر مزار; Sindhi: لال شهباز قلندر جي مزار) is a Sufi shrine dedicated to the 13th century Islamic mystic, Lal Shahbaz Qalandar. The shrine is located in Sehwan Sharif, in the Pakistani province of Sindh. The shrine is one of the most important in Pakistan, and attracts up to one million visitors annually.
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Syed Shah Hussain (1177 – 1274), popularly known as Lal Shahbaz Qalandar
Syed Shah Hussain (1177 – 1274), popularly known as Lal Shahbaz Qalandar (Sindhi: لعل شھباز قلندر), was a scholar, Sufi saint and religious-poet of present-day Pakistan and Afghanistan. He is revered and respected by both Muslims and Hindus in the region since he preached religious tolerance between the faiths. He was called Lal (“ruby-colored”) after his usual red attire and “Shahbaz” to denote a noble and divine spirit and “Qalandar” as he was a wandering holy man. The spiritual song “Dama Dam Mast Qalandar“, based on an original version from the 13th century, glorifies the saint and his teachings and in recent decades hase been widely popular within the Indian subcontinent.
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Look also Dama Dam Mast Qalandar
Translation of a spiritual Sufi song written in the honour of the most revered Sufi saint of Sindh, Lal Shahbaz Qalandar
Mawlana Shaykh Muhammad Adil ق at the maqam of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar ق in Sehwan, Pakistan
Dhikr with Mawlana Shaykh Muhammad Adil ق in Karachi,
- Visit to Bhit Shah:
Enroute to Bhit Shah Mawlana Shaykh Muhammad Adil (Q.S) visited the maqam of Hazrat Maqdoom Abdul Amin
Bhit Shah is name of two places in the province of Sindh, Pakistan. According to NADEEM WAGAN, Bhitshah is a very legendary city positioned near Hala and 40 kilometers far away Hyderabad city. This city is well-liked because of the great saint Hazrat shah Abdul Latif Bhitai. He is one of the greatest poets in the world. Bhit Shah is famous for the tomb of Shah Abdul Latif Bhitai (1689–1752) who is considered by far the greatest poet of Sindhi language. The shrine is situated on a ‘Bhit’ (mound) and hence the name of the place Bhit Shah, the Mound of the King. Millions of devotees come to his tomb every year. The tomb was raised by the first of the Kalhoras and subsequently beautified by the Talpur Mirs. The tomb and an adjacent mosque are famous for the tile and mirror work done on them. Bhit shah is counted as the largest town of the district Matiari.
Mawlana Shaykh Muhammad Adil (Q.S) placing a covering over the maqam of Hazrat Abdul Latif Bhittai
Baiyah with Mawlana Shaykh Muhammad Adil (Q.S) after a quick stop enroute back to Karachi
Day 4: Dhikr with Mawlana Shaykh Muhammad Adil ق in Karachi,
Alhamdulilah Mawlana Shaykh Muhammad Adil ق have arrived safely in Lahore and en route to Hadrat Syed Ali bin Uthman al-Hujwiri ق.
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