Kakakhel (tribe)

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Kakakhel
Sayyid
Descended fromIslamic prophet Muhammad, Fatimah, Ali
BranchesKakakheli, Mian


The Kakakhel claim to be Sayyid and settled in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa along with other cities of Pakistan. They were very small clan till 13th of century.[1] They are descended by Syed Kastir Gul titled "Kaka Sahib"[2] from the lineage of Imam Ja'far Al-Sadiq. The progenitor of tribe was "Ali" Titled "Syed Al Rijaal Saani" son of Syed Qaaf[3] Some of Kakakhel lives in Nowshera nowadays Syed Chiragh Shah, Syed Sajid Ali Shah, Syed Aftab Ali Shah, Syed Mehtab Ali Shah, Syed Fawad Ali Shah,

Notable Kakakhels[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "History of Kaka Khel - Kaka Khel in Sudher by www.yaqubi.tk". sites.google.com. Retrieved 2017-01-30.
  2. ^ Shinwari, Sher Alam (2015-07-26). "Kaka Sahib shrine – a place of spiritual satisfaction for many". DAWN.COM. Retrieved 2018-04-02.
  3. ^ Pukhtun Tareekh ke Ayeney Mein, 550 B.C. (1914) by Syed Bahadur Shah Zafar Kaka Khel. University Book Agency. Peshawar 2008.