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My Flag - Ismaili Flag - Quote from Imam Sultan Muhammad Shah

Quoted from our 48th Imam Sultan Muhammad Shah:

"My dear Hoodbhoy,

In reply to your letter of 8thOctober, 1954, the colours of our flag
are, as you know, red and green, the reason being that we represent
both the Shah and the Pir. The Shah was Imam Hussain and the Pir was
Imam Hasan. Imam Hasan had the Pir's colour of green, but Imam
Hussain's martyrdom was so enormous in events and was so opposed to
even the smallest laws of war that the colour of his holy blood namely
red, was accepted with the green of the Holy Prophet's flag, as a

Word Reference: 

KHOTBAT AL-BAYAN

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Attributed to H. Ali. The Sermon of the Great Declaration. 70 affirmations of H. Ali on the subject of his divinity. See"Khutbat al Tatanjiya".

BanGLA DESH (GINAN)

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Bengalis' country. Mentioned in Jodilo 13 of Pir Shams.

MIRZA SHAH QASIMALI, 41è PIR

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(1086AH/1675 - 1143AH/1730.) Imam Qasim Ali*, nominated by his father,and succeeded by his son Abul Hassan Ali*.

FATIMA "AZ-ZAHRA"

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(604-632). Daughter of Prophet Mohamed, and wife of Hazrat Ali. Also known as Om Abiha (Mother of her father) and Fatima Fatir (Creator). Her rank was that of Hujjat.

HASSAN SHAH, SEYYED

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Descendant of Pir Hassan Kabirdin by his son Sayyed Remtullah Shah. HE was also known as Pir Doola (m. 1792). Last Vakil*.

ABU RAKWA

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Ommayad governor who rebelled against the Fatimid Caliphe al-Hakim in 1004. See Husseyn b. Jawhar.

IMAM BEGUM, SEYYEDA

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Was engaged to Hyder Shah* and both are buried close to each other. Has composed approximately 20 ginans of which only half are known.

AHMAD HADI, 13è PIR.

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(387AH - 448 ou 438AH) Son of Pir Mustansirbillah. Born in Yemen. Named by Imam Az-Zahir. Fathered 6 sons.

JAMI AL-HAKIM

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(1002 AD.)The grand mosque whose construction had started during the time of Imam al-Muizz and finished during the time of Imam al-Hakim in393AH/1002.

aNaLWaD

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A village in India which was visited by Pir Shams. This village is mentioned in Garbi 1/2 and g. 618.

SHISH

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Seth, the son of Adam. Was declared as Imam after his grand father Budh Avtar*

WIRTCHA

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See Kahek.

PEERA, ABDUL AZIZ GULAMHUSSEIN

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Born in Zanzibar.Died 16th Sept. 1985 at the age of 72. First ismaili mayor in Eldoret,Kenya. Founder of Ismaili Boy Scouts Zanzibar. Member Kisumu Council and also an Alijah.

SADARDIN, 26è PIR (FRERES)

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Had 6 brothers: Seyyeds Ruknuddin, Badruddin, Shamshuddin, Nasiruddin, Nassiruddin, Kalandar Shah.

SETH SAMAR DAS LAHORI

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Name of the Mukhi of Punjab. He was appointed by Pir Sadardin.

KHUSRAW, NASSIR

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See: KHUSRAW, NASSIR

BAQIR SHAH, SEYYED.

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(15/16th Century). Son of Seyyed Imam Shah.

MITHA, Pir.

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sv. NOUR BaKSH, Seyyed.

FATIMA, BIBI. (GHAT-PAT)

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Bibi Fatima was the first to establishthe ceremony of Ghat Pat* in this world; ref: to Jodilo 10. Was also the Hujjat, hence her Light founded the Ghat Pat.


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