Khwajah Haji Muhammad Najmuddin Sulaimani Chishti R.A.
mostly famed as Huzoor Najam Sirkar is the well known name among
the Aulia-e-Ekram of the Sacred Land of Rajasthan (The Land
of Hazrat Khwajah GareebNawaz R.A. & Hazrat Sufi Hameeduddin
Nagauri R.A.), belongs to the great silsilah e Chishtiah. His
Holy Shrine is located at Fatehpur Shekhawati District Sikar
165 km away from Jaipur on N.H. 12.
Haji Muhammad Najmuddin Sulaimani Chishti Al-Farooqui As-Saeedi
R.A. was born on the 3rd Ramzan-ul-Mubarak 1234 Hijri (1819
A.D.) in the house of Hazrat Shaikh Ahmed Baksh Naqshbandi Al
Farooqui of Jhunjhunu city. He himself was the great scholar
of the Sufism and among the great Saints of his time. Hazrat
Shaikh Ahmed Baksh Naqshbandi Al Farooqui was fore taught by
the Great Almighty that he will have a son named Najmuddin would
be a Borne Wali and Ghaus of his time. Hazrat Shaikh Ahmed Baksh
Naqshbandi Al Farooqui belongs to the holy (Dynasty) race of
the Second Caliph of the Muslim Ummah, Hazrat Sayyedna
Umar-e-Farooque R.A. (through 36 Links) via the link of
his great grandfather Sultanuttarekeen Hazrat Khwajah Sufi Hameeduddin
Nagauri R.A. Khalifa e Khaas of Hazrat Khwajah GareebNawaz R.A
(through 19 links).
Najam Sirkar was a borne Wali so he had a divine soul and an
impressive spiritual mentality. So he always kept himself busy
in studying the books of spirituality and Sufism. He had great
Fikr of the Allah the Almighty and a serious Nature and a search
of the truth of the universe.
while reading the book Anees-Ul-Aarifeen he
read the speaking of Khwajah Habeebullah Quadri that, Malla
Shaikha Lahu Fa Shaikha Hus-Shaitan that means one who
had no Shaikh (Spiritual God Father), has the Iblees (Shaitan)
as his Shaikh. After reading this Huzoor Najam Sirkar became
very anxious and eager to find an appropriate Shaikh for himself.
So in the Hijri 1252, during the Urs of Hazrat Khwajah GareebNawaz
R.A., he reached at the holy shrine of the Khwajah-e-Buzurg
and asked Hazrat Khwajah GareebNawaz R.A. for the Shaikh for
himself, and got the direction from the Khwajah to reach Nagaur
at the holy shrine of his great grandfather Hazrat Khwajah Sufi
Hameeduddin Nagauri R.A. to get the direction about the Shaikh.
So Khwajah Haji Muhammad Najmuddin Sulaimani Chishti R.A reached
at Nagaur and requested his great grandfather for the purpose.
Hazrat Khwajah Sufi Hameeduddin Nagauri R.A. told him, There
is no Shaikh of the Level you want and deserve but the one in
the Holy city of Taunsaa*, along the coast of river Sangarh
in Punjab. (Now in Pakistan), named Khwajah Muhammad Sulaiman
Taunsvi R.A. You should go there I will tell him your desire
and force him to consider your matter.
Khwajah Haji Muhammad Najmuddin Sulaimani Chishti R.A got the
instructions from His great grandfather He reached at the city
of Taunsaa on 10th of the month Shaabaan-ul-Mukarram Hijri 1253
at the time of Ishraque. After completing the prayer (Namaj)
of Ishraque he reached at the Quayamgah of Hazrat Khwajah Shah
Muhammad Sulaiman Taunsvi Chishti R.A. and sat outside waiting
for permission to meet the Desired Shaikh. Hazrat Khwajah Shah
Muhammad Sulaiman Taunsvi Chishti R.A. told his attendant to
call Najmuddin to come inside, but there were many persons named
Najmuddin sitting in the crowd So again he clarify that Najmuddin
Nagauri was being called by Khwajah Shah Muhammad Sulaiman Taunsvi
Chishti R.A. As Huzoor Najam Sirkar entered the Holy Hujurah,
He couldnt tolerate the Noor on the face of the holy Murshid
and became unconscious. Hazrat Khwajah Shah Muhammad Sulaiman
Taunsvi Chishti R.A. hold him and said, Najmuddin control
yourself, as hundreds of Wali will be made by your Personality.
Then he told him to meet at time of the Maghrib at the Mosque.
On the same
day i.e. 10th of Shaabaan-ul-Mukarram Hijri 1253 after the Namaz
of Ishaa Hazrat Khwajah Shah Muhammad Sulaiman Taunsvi
Chishti R.A made Hazrat Khwajah Haji Muhammad Najmuddin Sulaimani
Chishti R.A his disciple (Mureed) in the Silsilah e Chishtiah
Nizamiah Fakhriah and grant permission for some Aurado Wazaaef
and told him stay there for sometime.
asked Khwajah Shah Muhammad Sulaiman Taunsvi Chishti R.A that
thousands of persons are waiting for a single look of yours
for a long while and a newly came person had receive so much
attention by you what was the reason behind that, then Khwajah
Shah Muhammad Sulaiman Taunsvi Chishti R.A replied that the
persons waiting for me Outside are like a empty lamp in which
we had to fill the oil and place the cotton and to lightened
them, but Najmuddin is the lamp ready with the oil and the cotton
given by his Great Grandfather Hazrat Khwajah Sufi Hameeduddin
Nagauri R.A. and I had only lightened him.
six months there, on 6th of Muharramul Haraam at the Holy shrine
of Khwajah Fareeduddin GanjShakr R.A. on the occasion of Urs
of this Great Sufi Saint Hazrat Khwajah Shah Muhammad Sulaiman
Taunsvi Chishti R.A. gave the permission (Khilafat) of all of
the four great Silsilah of Sufism i.e. the Quadriyah, the Chishtiyah,
the Naqushbandiah, & the Suharvardiyah to Hazrat Khwajah
Haji Muhammad Najmuddin Sulaimani Chishti R.A and gave Wilayat
of the province of Rajputana presently famed as Rajasthan, and
ordered to settle at Fatehpur Shekhawati.
In the beginning,
Hazrat Khwajah Haji Muhammad Najmuddin Sulaimani Chishti R.A
reached at Fatehpur, traveling via Jodhpur & Nagaur, reside
at the mosque of Mohalla Maemaran and get busy in the pray of
the God Almighty, but after getting disturb by the visitors
he shifted in the jungle in the south of Fatehpur where the
present Dargah is located.
In the Hijri
1256 Hazrat Khwajah Haji Muhammad Najmuddin Sulaimani Chishti
R.A went to Mecca & Medina to perform the Holy ritual of
Hajj. After residing at Fatehpur he had a fixed schedule to
spent six month in his Murshids company at Taunsaa and
remaining six month in the preaching people the right path of
truth and salvation till the Hijri 1267, 7th of Safar. The date
of the pardah of Khwajah Shah Muhammad Sulaiman Taunsvi Chishti
R.A. At the time of the pardah, he was with his Murshid and
get all the Raaz-o-Niaz and Faiz from him.
Hijri 1267, 7th of Safar Hazrat Khwajah Haji Muhammad Najmuddin
Sulaimani Chishti R.A started the Ritual of Urs of his Murshid
at Fatehpur Shekhawati. He wrote several books to guide mankind
the right path, in all languages like Arabic, Persian, Urdu
and Hindi. He was a Poet of great sense. He wrote many poems
to pay regards to Holy Prophet, All Caliphs, Many Buzurg of
Silsilah but most of the poems (Manaquib) in the fame of his
Murshid Hazrat Khwajah Shah Muhammad Sulaiman Taunsvi Chishti
R.A. He had more than forty Caliphs of himself across the country
to preach the teachings of Sufism. He established his Khankah
in the southern forest outside the city of Fatehpur. There he
made a Mosque & a MehfilKhana for Simaa
On the Early
morning (Subha Saadique) of 19th of the month of holy Ramadan
ul Mubarak on Monday Hazrat Khwajah Haji Muhammad Najmuddin
Sulaimani Chishti R.A took pardah from this mortal world towards
his Beloved God. He granted all his spiritual knowledge &
power to his elder son Hazrat Khwajah Haji Naseeruddeen Chishti
Najmi Sulaimani R.A. and made him first Sajjada Nashin (of his
Dargah. Since the date this tradition is continued and at present
Hazrat Peer Ghulam Naseer Najmi Sulaimani is the Sajjada Nashin
& Mutawalli (Manager and Caretaker) of the Dargah.
taken from : http://www.khwajahajinajam.com/