About Founder

Birth & Lineage

From the children of Qutub of Qutubs, His Highness Syed Ali Hamdani(RA), Allah sent His righteous servant Hazrat Syed Ahmed Hamdani (a.ka Shah Noori Sultan Bilawal Hamdani R.A) to Indo-Pak subcontinent from Hamdan. He settled down in district Tilla Kang Chakwal, and from then on, the area got its name as Shah Bilawal. It was from here that the Hamdania bloodline extended.

From the offsprings of the respected Shah Bilawal, Hazrat Peer Syed Muhammad Shah Hamdani brought himself at the doorsteps of the holy sanctuary "Siyaal Shareef", in district Pindi Ghaep. Here, he joined the spiritual circle of Khawaja Mir Ahmed Sayaalwi and received his Khilafat after deep spiritual devotion. Upon the instructions of his peer-o- murshid Hazrat Khawaja Sayaalwi (RA), he quit his residence at Chakwal district, and came down to Pindi Ghaep district Mianwali. He named the area 'Zamaan Abad Shareef". In January 1933 (Hijri year 1351), a son was born to his wife who we now know as Hazrat Abu-ul-Hasan Syed Shah Manzoor Hamdani


During his eary ages, he was home-schooled at his residence in "Zamaan Abad Shareef". Later, he memorized the Holy Quran at "Siyaal Shareef", and finished contemporary education from Pindi Ghaep, Malhuwali, Dhamal,Makhad Shareef, and Tilla Gang.

Bait & Khilafat

Hazrat Syed Shah Manzoor Hamdani was fortunate enough to take his Bait in the hands of His Holiness Sheikh-ul-Islam Hazrat Qamar-ud-din Siyaalwi (RA). Under the guidance of the Holy Sheikh, he ascended spiritual and mystic stages, and finally received his Khilafat. Hazrat Syed Shah Manzoor Hamdani is deeply attached with the family of his respected Sheikh.

Religious Propagational Journey

With the blessings and prayers of "Sheikh-ul-Islam", he undertook several journeys around the globe for dissemination of Islam. Some of the countries he travelled to include UAE, Saudi Arabia, Middle East, France, London, Italy, Nairobi (Africa), Thailand, and America. Hazrat Syed Shah Manzoor Hamdani has also offered Hajj several times.

Publication Acheivements

While his organization "Anjuman Qamar-ul-Islam Sulemania" is busy in religious, social and medical services, work is also progressing in research and publication department. This department has published several books such as "Anwaar-e-Shamsia", "Anwaar-e- Qamaria" part II and III, "Shia Mazhab" and many others. "Fauzul-qamaal-Fil- Khulfa-e-Peer Siyaal - part IV, V and VI, are a link to this chain of publications. Apart from all this, "Anjuman Qamar-ul-Islam Sulemania" is monthly publishing "Qaarwan-e-Qamar" for the last ten years.

Religious & Social Achievements

With the grace of "Peer Siyaal Lajpal" Syed Shah Manzoor Hamdani has very sagacious and chaste personality. He is invariably struggling for the glory of Islam and busy in deliverance of social and religious services. With blessings of Allah he is successfully running many social and religious organizations.