Ameer Muhammad Akram Awan

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Ameer Muhammad Akram Awan
امیر محمد اکرم اعوان
Born (1934-12-31)31 December 1934
Noorpur, Chakwal, Pakistan
Died 7 December 2017(2017-12-07) (aged 82)
Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Nationality Pakistan
Occupation Mufassir, Sheikh
Religion Islam
Notable work(s) Asrar at-Tanzeel
Tariqa Naqshbandia Owaisiah
Disciple of Allah Yar Khan[1]
Awards Ranked in the top 500 of the most influential Muslims[2]

Ameer Muhammad Akram Awan (Urdu: امیر محمد اکرم اعوان‎, Amīr Muḥammad Akram A‘wān; born 31 December 1934 in Noorpur Sethi, British India – died 7 December 2017 in Rawalpindi, Pakistan) was an Islamic scholar and spiritual leader of the Naqshbandia Owaisiah order of Sufism.[3][1] As a mufassir, he authored four exegeses (tafsir) of the Qur'an,[2] including Asrar at-Tanzeel.[1] Awan was dean of the Siqarah Education System and patron of the magazine Al-Murshid and of the Al-Falah Foundation.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b c d "Introduction". Our Sheikh. Retrieved 9 January 2016.
  2. ^ a b c "Awan, Ameer Muhammad Akram". The Muslim 500. Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre. Retrieved 9 January 2016.
  3. ^ "Maulana Akram Awan passes away". DAWN.COM. 2017-12-09. Retrieved 2018-02-21.