Bareilly in 1st war of Independence: 1857 Accounts

On 31st May, the Indian Sepoy posted at Bareilly revolted against company and Bakht Khan’s was appointed as General of rebels. Under common consensus & unanimous support, Khan Bahadur Khan was appointed as the leader for Ruhilkhand.

Memories of Past: From Ranikhet in lesser Himalayas to Sialkot in Punjab

Story of Sayyad Muhammad Shah Aziz Fatima, a seventy-seven-year-old Urdu speaking lady from Sialkot, Punjab, Pakistan recollects her memories from her birthplace at Ranikhet. A beautiful hill town situated in the Kumaon Hills of the Himalayas that is now a part on Uttarakhand, India. Dr. Kazmi, the son of Mrs. Aziz Fatima, a microbiologist is […]

Hazrat Mullah Shah Badakshi

A short biographic account by Danyal Qadri Background: The Sufism/tasawwuf is defined by the western scholars as the mystical version of Islam. They were divided among different orders (tariqa) and each of the order is connected with Prophet Muhammad (Peace be Upon him) by the chain of the spiritual guides. It was evolved in early […]

Origin of Pindaris

By Barmazid The origin of the Pindaris is shrouded in obscurity. They first come into notice as a class of unpaid auxiliaries attached to Maratha armies of the eighteenth century who lived by plunder and devastation of the enemy country. The name is Marathi and probably derives from two words, meaning “bundle of grass” and […]

A talk with Ziya Us Salam

Story of Delhi based author, columnist & social commentator by Rehan Asad Ziya Us Salam is a prolific author & columnist with an experience of more than twenty four years. He is currently affiliated with Frontline, the Hindu. The Delhi based author has contributed books covering diverse titles from cinematic history to main stream sociopolitical […]

Hazrat Mualana Waqaruddin: A write up by Dr. Shams Jilani

شیخ طریقت حضرت مو لانا مفتی وقار الدین قادری رحمت اللہ علیہ سابق شیخ الحدیث دار العلوم امجدیہ۔۔ شمس جیلانی حضرت مو لانا مفتی وقارالدین صا حب یکم جولائی١٩١٥ءمیں مو ضع پو ٹاکھمریا ضلع پیلی بھیت یو پی میں قؤم ارایں کے ایک بہت بڑے زمیندار گھرانے میں پیدا ہو ئے جو کہ کئی مو […]

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