ISMATIMES Bureau Chief Lucknow Honoured by Sufi-Chisty Foundation at 11th Sufi Rang International Festival
Syed Afzal Ali Shah Maududi, Editor and Bureau Chief of ISMATIMES -Lucknow has been honoured by Sufi -Chisty Foundation, at its 11th International Sufi Rang festival held in Ajmer. It’s for Afzal Shah Maududi contribution towards Sufism and propagation of the teachings of Sufi Saint Khawaja Moinuddin Chisty.
The 11th century Sufi Saint Moinuddin Chisty brought and propagated the message of Islam and Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (SAW) in the Indian sub-Continent , at a time when it was going thru a turbulent period of history. Many Sultanate and Mughal rulers became his followers and followed his teachings. Specially in Delhi ,where few of Chisty disciples lived and died namely Khawaja Qutubuddin,Nizamuddin Aulia and Khawja Naseeruddin Chirag.