Deobandi


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De·o·ban·di

 (dā′ə-bŭn′dē)
n. pl. De·o·ban·dis also Deobandi
An adherent of an Islamic movement originating in India and seeking to revive the practices and theological and legal interpretations of early Islam.

[Urdu devbandī, of Deoband, Deobandi, from Devband, Deoband, town in Uttar Pradesh, India, the location of the Islamic seminary in which the movement began.]
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It called upon clerics and scholars belonging to the four mainstream schools of thought Shia, Barelvi, Deobandi and Ahle Hadis to dissociate themselves from the elements fanning hatred on the basis of religion.
The Indian and Pakistani poets who took part in the mushaira included Dr Nawaz Deobandi, Azm Shakri Sahab, Dr Nuzhat Anjum, Abrar Kashif , Suhail Usmani , Ahmed Alvi, Mohammed Ali Sahil, Ahmed Ashfaque, Dr Wasi Bastavi, Rashid Alam& KUQ President Ateeq Anzar.
TTP and Deobandi factions are prime examples of this recurrent mistake.
His father Allama Abdul Hakeem and uncle Maulana Mohammad Sadiq had studied at Deoband Mudrassa from famous scholar Sheikhul Hind Maulana Mehmoodul Hassan Deobandi. Maulana Hamdullah Jan got his early education from his father and uncle at Swabi and later went to Deoband where he studied under Maulana Hussain Ahmad Madni.
His father Allama Abdul Hakeem and uncle Maulana Mohammad Sadiq had studied at Deoband Madrassa from famous scholar Sheikhul Hind Maulana Mehmoodul Hassan Deobandi. Maulana Hamdullah Jan got his early education from his father and uncle at Swabi and later went to Deoband where he studied under Maulana Hussain Ahmad Madni.
His father Alama Abdul Hakeem and uncle Maulana Muhammad Sadiq had studied at Deoband Madrassa from famous freedom fighter and scholar Shiekhul Hind Maulana Mehmoodul Hasan Deobandi, and fellow student of Anwar Shah Kashmiri.
According to details, around 150-200 men from Sunni Tehreek and Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) attacked the men from Deobandi group who were inside the mosque in Mehmoodabad area of Karachi.
Perhaps he was amongst few religious scholars who belong to Deobandi school but held meetings with Shia and Brelvi scholars to promote the harmony.
Barelvi, Deobandi and Ahle Tashee delegations participated in the processions together and were welcomed and received warmly all over the city.
Summary: Shamli (Uttar Pradesh) [India], May 27 (ANI): Ahead of the crucial Lok Sabha by-poll in Uttar Pradesh's Kairana, BJP candidate Mriganka Singh along with other party leaders has slammed the Deobandi Ulema for 'misleading voters', especially Muslims, in the respective constituency.
As per Syed Salman, cultural head, Urdu Wing, the event will see the stage set with prominent poets including Nawaz Deobandi, Anwar Jalalpuri, Lata Haya, Muzaffar Abdali, Siya Sachdev, Shareef Bharti and Anwar Kamal.
Nawaz Deobandi, Rajesh Reddy, Mansuri Usmani, Aqeel Nomani, Hari Om and Aalok Srivastava.