Tag: Islam

Al-Ghazali



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Abu Hāmed Mohammad ibn Mohammad al-Ghazzālī
Function: 
Mystic
Traditions: 
Sufism, Islam
Main Countries of Activity: 
Persia
Date of Birth: 
1058
Place of Birth: 
Tus, Persia
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
1111
Ancestor Gurus: 


Abul Kalam Azad



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Maulana Abul Kalam Muhiyuddin Ahmad, Maulana Azad, Maulana Abum Kalaln Azad
Function: 
Philosopher
Traditions: 
Islam
Main Countries of Activity: 
India
Date of Birth: 
November 11, 1888
Place of Birth: 
Macca, Saudi Arabia
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
February 22, 1958
Ancestor Gurus: 
Other Related Gurus: 
Sri Aurobindo, Shyam Sunder Chakravarthy, Mahatma Gandhi


Qutbuddin Bakhtiar Kaki



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Malik-ul-Mashaa'ikh
Function: 
Dervish
Traditions: 
Islam, specifically the Chisti order of Sufism
Main Countries of Activity: 
India
Date of Birth: 
1173
Place of Birth: 
Aush in Transoxiana (A region in central Asia corresponding approximately with modern-day Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and southwest Kazakhstan)
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
27-11-1235
Ancestor Gurus: 


Muhammad Raheem Bawa Muhaiyaddee



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Function: 
Guru
Traditions: 
Sufism, Islam
Main Countries of Activity: 
India
Date of Birth: 
Unknown
Place of Birth: 
Unknown
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
ecember 8, 1986


Hazrat Ahmadullah Maizbhandari



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Function: 
Sheik
Traditions: 
Islam, Qaderia, Khidir
Main Countries of Activity: 
India, Bangladesh, Iran
Date of Birth: 
1826
Place of Birth: 
South-East Asia
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
1906
Ancestor Gurus: 


Amir Khusro



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Function: 
Enlightened Poet
Traditions: 
Islam, specifically the Chisti order of Sufism
Main Countries of Activity: 
India
Date of Birth: 
1253
Place of Birth: 
Patiali near Etah in northern India
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
1325


Hazrat Inayat Khan



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Function: 
Guru
Traditions: 
Sufism,Islam
Main Countries of Activity: 
India & USA
Date of Birth: 
1882
Place of Birth: 
not Known
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
1927


Ahmed Deedat



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Ahmed Hussein Deedat
Function: 
Spiritual Teacher
Traditions: 
Islam
Main Countries of Activity: 
South Africa
Date of Birth: 
1st July, 1918
Place of Birth: 
Surat in Gujarat, India
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
August 8, 2005
Ancestor Gurus: 
Other Related Gurus: 
Abdullah Yusuf, Rehmatullah Kairanawi, Goolam Hoosein Vanker, Taahir Rasool


Hazrat Delwar Hossain



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Hazrat Shah Sufi Syed Delwar Hossain Maizbhandari
Function: 
Saint
Traditions: 
Sufism, Islam, Maizbhandari
Main Countries of Activity: 
Bangladesh, Pakistan
Date of Birth: 
27th February 1893
Place of Birth: 
Bangladesh
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
16th January 1982


Mian Mir



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Other Names and Nicknames: 
Baba Sain Mir Mohammed Sahib
Function: 
Dervish
Traditions: 
Sufism,Islam
Main Countries of Activity: 
india
Date of Birth: 
1550
Place of Birth: 
Not knowm
In His/Her Body ("alive"): 
No
Date Left His/Her Body: 
11-8-1635