Sayyid Ahmed Amiruddin

Researcher of Political Science & Classical Islam. Initiated by the Khwajagan i-Naqshband.

The Golden Chain: Shrines of the Venerable Khwaja Baha al-Din Shah Naqshband’s Illustrious Forefathers

Originally constructed by Abbasid Caliph Harun al-Rashid (d. 809), the golden dome above the tomb (later constructed) is decorated with 7777 solid gold bricks. The two minarets are decorated 3000 solid … Continue reading

April 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Illustrious Lineage of Khwaja Baha al-Din Shah Naqshband Bukhari (qad)

The venerable Imam of the Naqshbandi Way, Khwaja Baha al-Din Shah Naqshband Bukhari (qad) was a descendant of the Golden Chain of Imams from the Ahl al-Bayt of the Prophet … Continue reading

March 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Khwaja Mir Dard’s lineage according to Dr. Annemarie Schimmel

In her book “Pain and Grace: A Study of Two Mystical Writers of Eighteenth-Century Muslim India” p.32, Annemarie Schimmel writes: “Khwaja Mir Dard`s family, like many nobles, from Bukhara; they … Continue reading

March 12, 2011 · 2 Comments

Mawlana Shaykh Nazim: Imam al-Mahdi [as] is the son of Imam Hasan al-Askari [rad]-March 6th, 2011

March 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Explaining Mawlana Shaykh Nazim’s statement, “He (al-Mahdi) will come from you, he will come from you” to the Turks

On Jan 16th, 2011 Mawlana Shaykh Nazim declared that the Helpers of Imam Mahdi (as) are from Ahlus Sunnah Wal Jam’ah, but believe he is the son of Imam Hasan … Continue reading

February 1, 2011 · 4 Comments