Ameer Muhammad Akram Awan

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Al-Sheikh
Ameer Muhammad Akram Awan
امیر محمد اکرم اعوان
Born (1934-12-31) 31 December 1934 (age 80)
Noorpur, Chakwal, Pakistan
Other names Ameer_Imam
Nationality  Pakistan
Region Munara, Chakwal District
Occupation Farmer and Coal mining
Jurisprudence Hanafi
Movement Tanzeem Alikhwan, Pakistan
Main interest(s) Islamic Tasawwuf, Shari'a Implementation, Quran, Tafsir,
Notable idea(s) Teach Tasawwuf to common man, Shari'a Implementation
Notable work(s) Translation and Tafsir of Quran
Sufi order Naqshbandia Owaisiah
Disciple of Maulana Allah Yar Khan
Awards The Muslim 500, ranked in top 500 most influential Muslims[1]
Website www.oursheikh.org

Ameer Muhammad Akram Awan (Urdu: امیر محمد اکرم اعوان‎) (born 31 December 1934 in British India) is Islamic Scholar[2] and Shaikh of the Islamic Tasawwuf order Naqshbandia Owaisiah (Urdu: نقشبندیه اویسیه‎). He is a scholar of the Quran and has written a translation for the common man in Urdu named Akram ut Tarajim, a tafsir (commentary) of the Quran named Asrar ut Tanzil and many other books.

Lectures[edit]

Ameer delivers a lecture[3] every Friday at Jumu'ah prayer on the tafsir of the Quran[4] and Sufism.[5] in Urdu at Dar ul Irfan, Munarah.

Writings[edit]

Ameer has authored a number of books on Islamic topics in addition to a large number of articles on Islamic Tasawwuf.

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