Category: Abd Al-Qadir Al-Kasnazan

Biography of Shaikh ʿAbd al-Qadir al-Kasnazan

Shaikh ʿAbd al-Qādir al‑Kasnazan, who is the son of Shaikh ʿAbd al-Karīm Shāh al‑Kasnazan, was born in 1867 CE. He taught people the manners of the Prophet (PBUH) and renewed the light of Islam. The Shaikh was known for his patience, generosity, and care for the orphans, obeying the divine commandment: “ِAs for the orphan, do not oppress” (93.9). He remained in Iran and continued his mission of serving Islam until he left this world.

Sayings of Shaikh ʿAbd al-Qadir al-Kasnazan

Sayings of Shaikh ʿAbd al-Qādir al-Kasnazan These are some of the words of wisdom of Shaikh ʿAbd al-Qādir al‑Kasnazan: O seeker! Put on a clean, clear shirt of repentance. Anyone who does not follow Sharīʿa and Ṭarīqa with chastity is not one of our dervishes. Our dervish has to adhere to Sharīʿa, Ṭarīqa, renunciation, and pious restraint, and has to avoid greediness. He who restrains his anger and forgives that who wrongs and hurts him Allah promotes him to the ranks of the men of Allah. If you wanted to backbite someone, then backbite your parents for they are more deserving…

Karamas of Shaikh ʿAbd al-Qadir al-Kasnazan

Karāmas of Shaikh ʿAbd al-Qādir al-Kasnazan Shaikh ʿAbd al-Qādir was known as a “Shaikh whose life was full of karāmas. Karāmas were observed wherever he was,” as his grandson Shaikh Muḥammad al-Muḥammad al‑Kasnazan describes him. Through the nemerous  karāmas of Shaikh ʿAbd al-Qādir, many sinners repented. Here are some of the karāmas of this great Sufi Master:  An unjust feudal landlord once wronged a descendant of the Prophet (PBUH). The victim went to Shaikh ʿAbd al-Qādir and complained about the injustice. The Shaikh said to him: “Allah gives respite but never neglects anything. You stay here with us and we will pass on your complaint…