Hazrat Abdul Qadir Gilani(R.A) Shrine,Baghdad,Iraq 10/1982

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Al-Sayyid Muhiyudin Abu Muhammad Abdal Qadir Al-Jilani Al-Hasani Wal-Hussaini (born the first day of Ramadan, 470, in the town of Na'if, district of Gilan, Ilam Province, Persia, was a Persian Hanbali jurist and Sufi based in Baghdad.

Death and burial Al Gilani died in the evening of Saturday 1166 (11 Rabi'us sani 561AH) at the age of ninety-one years (by the Islamic calendar). His body was entombed in a shrine within his madrassa in Babul-Sheikh, Resafa (East bank of the Tigris) in Baghdad, Iraq. During the reign of the Safavid Shah Ismail I, Gilani's shrine was destroyed, however in 1535 the Ottoman Sultan Suleiman had a turba built over the shrine, which exists to this day. [From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia]

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F. Zaman on November 2, 2010

Al-Syed Muhiyudin Abu Muhammad Abdal Qadir al-Gilani al-Hasani wal-Hussaini, (also spelled Abdulqadir Gaylani, Abdul Khadir - Jilani ) or simply known as Ghaus-e-Azam (470–561 A.H.)(1077–1166 A.D.) was a Persian Hanbali (Hambali) preacher, Sufi sheikh and the figurehead of the Qadiri Sufi order. He was born on a Wednesday the 10th Rabi at-Thani in 470 A.H., 1077 A.D., in the Persian province of Gilan (Iran) south of the Caspian Sea. The sheikh died on Saturday night 1166 (8th Rabi' al-Awwal 561AH) at the age of ninety one years , and was entombed in a shrine within his Madrassa in Baghdad. His Shrine and Mosque are in what used to be the school he preached in, located in Babul-Sheikh, Resafa (East bank of the Tigris) in Baghdad, Iraq.

Rafl on November 3, 2010

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JuliaL on November 3, 2010

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F. Zaman on November 3, 2010

JuliaL, THANKS FOR Like

F. Zaman on November 3, 2010

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Ho Tich Chau on November 7, 2010

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piotr. - No VIEWS !… on December 8, 2010

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Greetings from Poland, piotr

F. Zaman on December 11, 2010

Ho Tich Chau, thanks

F. Zaman on December 11, 2010

Piotr.,thanks ,Merry Christmas to you

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