Qalandar Baba Auliya

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Syed Muhammad Azeem Barkhiyya
Born1898 (1898)
Died27 January 1979 (aged 80–81)
Karachi, Pakistan
EraModern era
RegionIslamic philosophy
Main interests
Sufism, Islamic studies
Notable ideas
Silsila-i-Azeemiyya, evolution of Sufism

Qalandar Baba Auliya (Urdu: قلندر با با اولیا‎) is the title of the Sufi mystic Muhammad Azeem Barkhiyya (1898 – 27 January 1979), the founder of the Azeemiyya order of Sufis. He was given the honorifics Abdal-i-Haq and Hasn-e-Ukhra.[1]

One week before his death he told his followers and friends; "I am a guest here for a maximum of one week". He appointed Khwaja Shamsuddin Azeemi head of the order of the Azeemia and died, on 27 January 1979. His tomb is in the Shadman Town subdivision of Karachi.[2]

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  1. ^ "Qalandar Baba Auliya". Archived from the original on 11 August 2015. Retrieved 28 August 2015.CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  2. ^ sufi Archived 9 May 2008 at the Wayback Machine

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