Muhammad Karam Shah al-Azhari

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Muhammad Karam Shah al-Azhari
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Native name محمد کرم شاہ الأزھری
Born Muhammad Karam Shah
(1918-07-01)1 July 1918
Bhera (currently Pakistan)
Died 7 April 1998(1998-04-07) (aged 79)
Islamabad, Pakistan
Alma mater Al-Azhar University
Children Shaykh Muhammad Amin al-Hasanat Shah, Hafeez Ul Barkat Shah, Major Ibrahim Shah, Mohsin Shah, Dr. Abulhassan Shah Al-Azhari, Farooq Bahawal Haq Shah

Muhammad Karam Shah al-Azhari (1918–1998) was an eminent Sheykh (spiritual master) of tariqa Chistiyya and an Islamic (Sunni) scholar associated with Barelvi movement from Pakistan.[1] He is known as the author of "Zia un Nabi", a 1995 Urdu biography of Muhammad,[2] The book contains 7 Volumes. Later, it was translated into English language also having 7 Volumes by Muhammad Qayyum Awan.[3] as well as for Tafsir Zia ul Quran, an Urdu interpretation of Quran in 5 volumes.[4][5][6]

He was awarded the Sitara-e-Imtiaz order by the Government of Pakistan[when?].

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Justice Pir Muhammad Karam Shah Al-Azhari (0-1998)". pakpost.gov.pk. Retrieved 28 July 2015.
  2. ^ "Zia-un-Nabi (Urdu) - Maktabah Mujaddidiyah". maktabah.org. Retrieved 28 July 2015.
  3. ^ "Zia un Nabi : English 7 Vol's - £69.99 : Madani Propagation, Online book shop". islam786books.com. Retrieved 28 July 2015.
  4. ^ "Tafsir Zia-ul-Quran Urdu : Free Download & Streaming : Internet Archive". archive.org. Retrieved 28 July 2015.
  5. ^ "تفسیر ضیاء القرآن، اردو - Maktabah Mujaddidiyah". maktabah.org. Retrieved 28 July 2015.
  6. ^ "mohrasharif.com - Tafsir Zia-ul-Quran - Volume 1 to 5 (Urdu)". mohrasharif.com. Retrieved 28 July 2015.