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SHAH AST HUSAIN
BADSHAH AST HUSAIN

BY:- KHOWAJA SYED MISBAHUL MURAD JAFRI MADARI

HISTORY

His name was SayyidBadiuddin Ahmad while his teknonym was Abu Turab. He is also known as Ahmad ZindanSuf in some countries. He is referred to as Qutb-ul-Aqtab, Qutb-ul-Madar, Fard-ul-Afrad as well as Qutb-e-Wahdat among the group of Awliya while the common people call him as Madar-e-Alam, Madar-e-Do Jahan, Madar-ul-Alameen, Zinda ShahMadar, ZindaWaliMadar etc. He was born at the dawn of 1st Shawwal 242 AD corresponding to 5th February 856 CE in a locality called Chinar in the Aleppo (Halab) city of Syria. His father’s name was SayyidQudwatuddin Ali al-Halabi and his mother’s name was Sayyida Fatima Sania known as BibiHajira. His was a descendent of the Noble Prophet (SAWS) through ImamHasan from one side and through ImamHussain from the other hence he was a Hasani-HussainiSayyid. He himself described his family tree as follows:“I hail from Aleppo. My name is Badiuddin. I am Hasani from my mother’s side and Hussaini from my father’s side and thus my grandfather is Mustafa the king of both the worlds and the most praised. See More