The veneration of saints is very common in the Pothohar region in Punjab. Like those of other Sufi saints, the shrines of Qadiri Sufis are found in several villages in Pothohar. In particular, the Gujar Khan tehsil of Rawalpindi district hosts several popular shrines of Qadiri Sufi saints. Some of the eminent Qadiri sufi saints […] The post Qadiri Saints Of Chakrali Budhal appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
There are many historical mosques and shrines in Shikarpur, a majority of which have now been either renovated or rebuilt. The earliest mosque of Shikarpur is said to be of Haji Latif Shah Jilani formerly known as Haji Shah Faqirullah Alavi mosque which is located near Lakhidar (Lakhi gate). This mosque was built in 1026 […] The post Mosques And Mystics Of Shikarpur – I appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.