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15th August CE Assumption of Mary, Quds (Jerusalem)

  The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary into Heaven at the end of her earthly life is a defined dogma of the Catholic Church. The Feast of the Assumption, celebrated every year on August 15, is a very old … Continue reading

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Changing web hosting

As salaam alaykum, greetings of peace to you! I am happy to report that I have been working fairly steadily on the new blog/website. The domain has been changed over and most of the files have been moved over as … Continue reading

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Urs Murshida Fazl Mai Egeling December 27, 1939CE, Arnhem, Netherlands

Murshida Fazal Mai Egeling was born on the 27th of March, 1861, and she lived most of her earlier days in quiet contemplation amidst the tall trees and sleeping waters of Netherlands’ romantic landscapes. In the later part of 1921 … Continue reading

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27th Safar Urs Hazrat Sheikh Muhammad Yahya Madani, Jannat al Baqi, Medina, Saudi Arabia1122AH/1689CE

Hazrat Khawaja Yahya Madni (ra) Do grasp the helpless with your grace Do grant us a sip from the goblet of love Be good to us, for the sake of the best of creation Salutations to you, oh Qutab of … Continue reading

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1st Muharram Urs Hazrat ‘Allama Pirzada Mawlana Chaman Qadri, Bundi, India, 1434AH/2012CE

For Youtube video Hazrat Allama Peerzada Mawlana Chaman Qadri (may Allah grant him a long life and sanctify his secret) was a master of the Qadri Tariqa, an embodiment of the Sunnah, and one of India’s foremost spokesmen for tolerance and … Continue reading

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26th Dhul Hijja Urs Khalifa Hazrat Umar, Medina, 23AH/644CE

Umar bin al-Khattab, the Second Khalifa of the Muslims Umar, also spelled Omar (Arabic: عمر بن الخطاب, translit.: `Umar ibn Al-Khattāb, Umar Son of Al-Khattab, born 579 CE, was one of the most powerful and influential Muslim caliphs (guardians) in history. … Continue reading

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22nd Jumada ath-Thani Urs Hazrat Abu Baqr Sidiqqi (ra), Medina, 634CE

Abu Bakr (Abdullah ibn Abi Qahafa) was a senior companion  and the father-in-law of Muhammad (saw). He ruled over the Rashidun Caliphate from 632-634 CE when he became the first Muslim Caliph following Muhammad’s death.As Caliph, Abu Bakr succeeded to … Continue reading

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Happy Chanukah!

Happy Chanukah to all! May the season fill you with victory and light! Victory in your own personal struggles against that which holds you back in your life and light to help illuminate the path you are then free to … Continue reading

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2nd Muharram Urs Hazrat Maroof Karkhi, Baghdad, 815CE/200AH

Initially, he was a non-Muslim, but even as a child, he had great love for Islam. He used to always spend his time in the company of Muslim children, and often talked to his parents about accepting Islam. His father … Continue reading

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Urs of Sheikh-ul-Aalam (RA) observed, CM greets people

Devotees not only from different parts of Kashmir thronged the shrine but also from Gujarat, Mumbai, Kolkata, Rajasthan also visited the shrine of the saint in Char-i-Sharief. The 596th Urs of Hazrat Sheikh Noor-ud-Din Noorani (RA) was observed with great … Continue reading

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