Muslim spiritual leader Shaykh Nazim passes away

World famous Muslim scholar Shaykh Nazim al-Haqqani has passed away at the age of 92 in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.

Muslim spiritual leader Shaykh Nazim passes away

World Bulletin / News Desk

World famous Muslim scholar Shaykh Nazim al-Haqqani has passed away at the age of 92 in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.

Shaykh Nazim had been receiving intense care since April 17 when he rushed from his home in Lefke to the Near-East University Hospital in Lefkosa (Nicosia) after suffering from respiratory problems and heart failure.

Shaykh Nazim was the leader of the Naqshibandi-Haqqani Sufi order which traces its roots back to 11th-century Sufi Saint Abdul Qadir Jilani and 13th-century mystical poet Jalaluddin Rumi.

He inherited the leadership of the order from Shaykh Abdullah Fa'izi ad-Daghestani after he passed away in 1973 and has millions of followers all over the world.

Having lived in Turkey, Syria and the United Kingdom, Shaykh Nazim then settled in his hometown in the TRNC. He was fluent in English, Turkish, Arabic and Cypriot Greek.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 07 Mayıs 2014, 14:06
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Zarlish Khan Afridi
Zarlish Khan Afridi - 7 yıl Önce

This is such a big loss for Muslims and Ummah that such kind of High ranked scholar of now a days passed away. انا للہ وانا الیہ راجعون۔ Rest in Peace. May Allah shower His Mercy upon his soul. Amin

Naznin
Naznin - 7 yıl Önce

Inna lillahi wa innailayhi rajeoon

Zahir
Zahir - 7 yıl Önce

إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ

Qaddouri
Qaddouri - 7 yıl Önce

Inna lilla wa inna ilayhi rajioune May Allah shower our sheikh with His Mercy Ameen

Raja Amir Dhamial
Raja Amir Dhamial - 7 yıl Önce

Innalillah wa innaalaiherajoon, He is best of the best, I have never met anyone of his status, very humble, down to earth, I have seen Kings, leaders of the world sitting next to him like servants and wanted his blessings. May Allah bless his soul.

ummmati ummati
ummmati ummati - 7 yıl Önce

انا لله و انا اليه راجعون

Max
Max - 7 yıl Önce

إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ

refai jalali
refai jalali - 7 yıl Önce

innahillahi wa innah ilaihi rajehoon......