Mian Mir Sahib
Hazrat Mian Mir Muhammad Sahib, or Mian Mir Sahib, (1550-1635) was a famous Sufi saint of the Qadiri order. He lived most of his life in Lahore (then in Mughal India and now in Pakistan).
Mian Mir Sahib was specially famous for having been the teacher of a Mughal prince, Dara Shikoh, and for having taught and helped many Sikh Gurus. He was a very loving and tolerant person.
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- ↑ Dr SM Ikram 'History of Muslim Civilization in India and Pakistan' orig 1966, reprint , Lahore:IIC, 2000, ISBN 9694691036. Section on Sufis and cultural interactions, pp. 247-269
- ↑ Ikram, aa
- ↑ Mazharullah , 'Islam, and the role of the Sufis in Medieval India' in South Asian Studies journal, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Vol 12 No 2, of 1956, p.11