Month: June 2009

Anfas al-Arifin: Burial In The Place For Shoes

Salam.  I believe the Shaykh Muhammad Baqi being referred to in the passage below may perhaps be Shaykh Baqi billah, the spiritual guide of Shaykh Ahmad al-Sirhindi.  The picture above of is of Shaykh Baqi billah’s shrine in Delhi.  Shah Waliullah mentions the following incident from his father in the ‘Anfas al-Arifin’ (p.65-66): My respected …

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Shaykh Abd al-Rahim al-Dehlawi-Father of Shah Waliullah

Salam.  As you have noticed I have posted a few articles from Shah Waliullah al-Dehlawi’s spiritual biography of his father named ‘Anfas al-Arifin’.  I thought it may be of benefit to post something brief regarding Shah Waliullah’s father: Shaykh Abd al-Rahim al-Dehlawi.  The following biography is extracted/adapted from Hakim Abd al-Hayy al-Hasani’s ‘Nuzhat al-Khawatir’ (p.747): …

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