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Title of Thesis
A RESEARCH STUDY OF DARA SHIKOH

Transliteration
TASANEEF-E-DARA SHIKOH KA TEHQIQI JAIZA- TASAWWUF KAY KHASOSI HAWALAY SAY

Author(s)
Tariq Mahmood
Institute/University/Department Details
Department of Islamic Studies/ Faculty of Islam/ University of Karachi
Session
2005
Subject
Islamic Studies
Number of Pages
356
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
dara shikoh, tasawwuf, sufis, qadri, hazrat mian mir, mysticism

Abstract
My thesis comprises of a preface, 6 chapters and a conclusion with a selected bibliography of over 210 books.

In the first chapter, the terminology of "Tasawwuf' and its brief history has been given;

Chapter two consists of two biographies of Dara Shikoh and his thought;

The writings of Dara Shikoh are analysed in chapter three;

Chapter four deals with the translations of the religious literature of the Hindus made by Dara Shikoh and the letters he wrote to others.

The fifth and sixth chapters deal with the educational and spiritual services of the Sufis of the Qadri order in the Punjab to which belongs the spiritual precepts of Dara Shikoh i.e. Hazrat Mian Mir.

In the conclusion, I have commented upon the scope of my thesis and the difficulties happened during my research.

In the Bibliography, I have given the names of more than 200 selected books.

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S. No. Chapter Title of the Chapters Page Size (KB)
1 0 Contents
194.07 KB
2 1 Tasawwuf (Mysticism) And Its History 2
528.97 KB
3 2 Dara Shikoh ‚€“ Circumstances And Thoughts 25
516.67 KB
4 3 Dara Shikoh‚€™s Books On Tasawwuf 48
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5 4 Translations And Letters 100
730.61 KB
6 5 Services For Tasawwuf By Centres Of The Qadria Link In Punjab 140
239.77 KB
7 6 Academic And Religious Services Of Sufis Of Qadria Link In Punjab . 238
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  6.1 Bibliography 252