Sheikh Sultan (R.A)
(R.A) was a student (murshid) of
Sheikh Adam Banuri
(R.A) S/O SayedIsmail (d. 1661 AD). He was spiritual sufi during the tenure of Aurangzeb The Emperor. Hewas from a Sayed family. Sheikh Sultan (R.A) was born in early 1700 century and died inLate 1700 century. He was full of kashf-o-karamat during his life time. In every eara hisfamily gets at least one genuine person who gets kashf-o-karamat (healing touch). His familyhas been settle down in Lakhminia. Shekh Sultan (R.A) migrated to Lakhminia to spread theIslam and sufi culture. Lakhminia is located under Ballia subdivision, Begusarai, Bihar,India.Lakhminia is also a railway station and name railway station is coined by Shekh Sultan(R.A) to remember a washerman lady Laxmi. Lakhminia remained an education centre andhouse of poets.Both, Sheikh Sulatan and Shah Alimullah(R.A) was disciple of Shekh Adam Banuri andboth were strongly follower of Sunate Rasool. The Emperor Auranzeb had a dream thatHazrat Mohammad (PBUH) died and after inspection he came to know that ShahAlimullah(R.A) died. He saw such a dream because Shah Alimullah (R.A) was wholeheartedly loved to follow Sunate Rasool. Hazrat Ali Mian Nadwi said no one can say thatwho was the inferior to whom. Actually both, Shekh Sultan (R.A) and Shah Alimullah (R.A)was equally firm follower of Sunnate Rasool.His spiritual colleague
(R.A) had settle down in Takia, Rai Barelly, UttarPradesh, India. One of his family member is globally known Islamic scholar and beenawarded with best Muslim award of the world by Saudi Arabia Government.His name ismaulan Ali Mian Nadwi s/o Dr.abdul hai (R.A). Alim Mian (R.A) had visited Lakhminia somany times and so his family members are attached with Lakhminia.Lakhminia ki sar zameen hai aaj Lucknow ka khak,Sar Ba Sajda Kiun No Ho Azmate Shiraz BhiJab Ye Sultane Maani Jab Ye Sultane Sokhan
By Baba Khalil Das
Sheikh Adam Banuri
(R.A) was a disciple of
Mujaddid Alf Saani
(R.A) also known as Sheikh Ahmad Sirhindi (d. 1034/1624) was the
most famous of Baqi Billah’s disciples.
Sufiorder. He challenged so manytime orders of Emperor Akbar and Emperor Shahjahan. Sirhindi was the pivotal figure who
redefined Sufism’s role in society
. His grave is in Sirhind, near Ludhiana, Punjab, India.