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Monday, June 1, 2009

Biography of Sayyid Jama'at Ali Shah (r.a)1841-1951 Part 5

Sirat e Amir e Millat.Biography of Sayyid Jama'at Ali Shah (r.a)1841-1951 Part 5
Daily Routine ( Mamulat)
With grace of Allah, Sayyid Jama'at Ali Shah (r.a) was blessed with long life and dedicated it to teaching ,preaching,practicing and living Islam.Thousands will visit him and he will not get tired of fulfilling their needs and serving them.He spent most of his life traveling.He will greet the visitors,discuss issues related to Shariah,participate in conferences and deliver speeches for hours.After very little rest, he will perform Tahajjud prayers, drink tea and welcome new mureeds,initiate them in Naqshbandiyya Order,give them instructions for repentance (taubah),oath of following Shariah and Naqshbandi Tariqah.After that he will perform Fajr prayers followed by Dhikr (Remembrance of Allah) and Muraqbah (Contemplation).After this women will come for initiation.He will instruct them to follow the pillars of Islam and take oath to perform good deeds (Amal e Salih).During the break for tea & dinner he will invite those present to join him.During month of Ramadan he will travel from town to town ,reciting Quran for Tarawih Prayers and reach Delhi.He will always remain in state of ritual ablution (wadhu),perform fresh wadhu before each prayer and also clean teeth with miswaak.
Daily Awraad:
1. To recite Darood Hazara,300 times after Tahajjud Prayers
2.To recite Istigfar 100 times before Fajr Prayers
3.To recite Khatm e Masumia after Asr Prayers(Darood Sharif-x100,Ayat e Karimah-x500,Darood Sharif-x100), Isal e sawab for Hazrat Muhammad Masum (r.a). between Asr & Maghrib)
4.To recite Quran until Maghrib (During later part of advanced age & fragile health, Maulvi Abdur Rashid and Sayyid Afzal Hussain Shah, great grandson and present Sajjada Nishin would recite Quran )
5. Istigfar-x100 after Isha prayers
6. To recite Surah Ikhlas-x100 before sleep,facing Qibla.


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