Syed Aqeel-ul-Gharavi

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Sayed Aqeel Algharavi
سيد عقيل الغروي
Sayed Aqeel Algharavi
Ayatollah Sayed Aqeel Algharavi
Title Ayatullah
Born February 2, 1964
India
Religion Islam
Creed Usuli Twelver Shia Islam
Website www.algharavi.org

Ayatullah Syed Aqeel-ul-Gharavi (born 2 February 1963) is an Indian Shia scholar and community activist.[1] He was the principal of Hauz-e-Ilmiya Jamiat-us-Saqalain, Delhi.[2] and co-supervisor of Safinatul Hidaya Trust, India.[3] He is the current vice-President of All India Muslim Majlis-e-Mushawarat[4] and member of All India Muslim Personal Law Board.. He is also a member of the Majma Jahani Ahlulbayt, Iran.

He is currently appointed representative of Majma Taghrib by Ayatullah Sheikh Mohsen Araki for the Indian sub-continent.

Ijtihad[edit]

He got ijazah for ijtihad in 1994 from Grand Ayatollah Naser Makarem Shirazi and became a mujtahid.[5]

Lectures and seminars[edit]

Ayatullah Syed Aqeel al Gharavi
  1. Unified Syllabus, Varanasi, India - Dec 1983 - Presided by the VC Dr. Iqbal Narain. International Seminar on the same theme in Delhi - 1988.
  2. A three-day International seminar on Imam Khomeini.
  3. Seminar on Educational Theory of Abul Kalaam Azad - April 1988.
  4. International seminar on Nahjul Balagha. Ayatullah Hashemi Rafsanjani graced this seminar by his eminent presence - 1989.
  5. International Seminar on Mulla Sadra at Jamia Millia Islamia in collaboration with the Ministry of Irshaad (Moral Guidance) - Delhi - 1992
  6. Symposium on Imam Ali (as) presided by Dr. S.D Sharma, former president of India.
  7. Since 1999, Syed Aqeel-ul-Gharavi is addressing majalis in Pakistan.

In Lahore, he addressed five majalis in 2003 at 6-B, Model Town, Lahore. Since then, he has been coming to Lahore and addressing at various venues from 2003-2010 specially at 6-B, Model Town and "Imam Bargah Gulistan-e-Zahra (sa)" at Abbot Road, Lahore on different topics like theology, philosophy, science & Islam etc.

Sayed Aqeel Algharavi with his teacher, Late Ayatullah Falsafi in Mashhad, Iran.

In 2007, Allama Syed Aqeel-ul-Gharavi extended his visit to Multan. He addressed two majalis at "Imambargah Haideria", Gulghast Colony and one at Mumtazabad. In March-2014 Ayatullah Aqeel-ul-Gharavi visited City of Edmonton, Alberta Canada on the invitation of HCECA of Edmonton to address three Majalis in connection of Ayam E Fatmiah at Hussaini Centre.

In month of Muharram, 2007, Ayatullah Syed Aqeel-ul-Gharavi visited the boys and girls campuses of Fatimiyah College.[6]

In 2008, he addressed majlis at ""Imambargah Shah Gardez" on the topic "Aqal aur Ishq". Allama Aqueel-ul-Gharavi also addressed majlis in Kuwait.

In 2009, Syed Aqeel-ul-Gharavi addressed majalis in Sargodha, Punjab, Pakistan at Dar ul uloom Muhammadia ( دارالعلوم محمدیہ ) on 1 and 2 February 2009 on the topic Ramz-e-Quran.

Ayatullah Gharavi visiting Jamia'h AlKauthar, Pakistan

Publications[edit]

  1. Naya Taleemi Tajreba (1985) published by Novelty Printers, Mumbai, India.
  2. Angbeen (1987) published by Maktaba-e-Kainat, New Delhi, India (Granted award by the Delhi Urdu Academy.
  3. Tajalliyat (2005)
  4. Ilm-o-Irada (March 2005) - Published by Mahfooz Book Agency, Karachi, Pakistan.
  5. Chiragh-e-Rah (September 2004) - Published by Maktaba-e-Kainat, New Delhi, India.
  6. Qaza-o-Qadr (January 2008) - Published by Mahfooz Book Agency, Karachi, Pakistan.
  7. Husn-e-Ikhtiyaar - Published by Mahfooz Book Agency, Karachi, Pakistan.
  8. Maqaam-e-Khatme Nubuwat aur Insaan - Published by Mahfooz Book Agency, Karachi, Pakistan.
  9. Wilayat-e-Haq aur Imamat-e-Hussain (as) - Published by Mahfooz Book Agency, Karachi, Pakistan.
  10. Falsafa-e-Meraj
  11. Thematic study of the Holy Quran. (2002)
  12. Eid-e-Hashr or Jashn-e-Mahshar - Based on 10 lectures at Mehfil-e-Shahe Shaheedan, Karachi (2000)
  13. Salaam-e-Shauq - Literary and spiritual exegesis of Ziarat-e-Waritha - (1994)

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