Saints of Kalas Sharif (Forefathers of Pir Saidan Shah Sabri Rehmatullah Alaih)

Hazrat Pir Mohammad Shaafi (Rehmatullah Alaih)
Hazrat Pir Mohammad Shaafi (Rehmatullah Alaih) was grandfather of Pir Saidan Shah Sabri (Rehamuttulah Aliah) from 5th descent. He was a saint and a very pious man. Hazrat Pir Mohammad Shaafi (Rehmatullah Alaih) migrated from Multan with his followers and after a long travel he settled near Pind Dadan Khan, north side of Jhelum River. There he established a small village named "Kalas". He spent his whole life for the service of mankind and especially for those who were poor, sick and support less. Many of non-muslims embraced Islam on his hands.

Hazrat Pir Mohammad Siddique (Rehmatullah Alaih)
Hazrat Pir Mohammad Siddique (Rehmatullah Alaih) was the son of Pir Mohammad Shaafi (Rehmatullah Alaih) He got his early education from his father and completed his education from Pind Dadan Khan. He was a very wise and pious man. He served his whole life for sick and needy peoples.

Hazrat Pir Mohammad Yasin (Rehmatullah Alaih)
Hazrat Pir Mohammad Yasin (Rehmatullah Alaih) is a very pious man and obedient son of Hazrat Pir Mohammad Siddique (Rehmatullah Alia).He was born in 1720 (AD). He memorized the whole Quran by heart. He initiated the biath (pledge of disciple) on the hands of Hazrat Lal Aison Karorvi (Rehmatullah Alaih). He had too much love and respect with his spiritual guide Hazrat Lal Aison Karorvi and offered "Sora Yasin" one karor (hundred lac) times for contentment of his spiritual guide.

Construction of "Kalas" village Again
(Present Kalas Sharif):
The Forefathers of Pir Saidan Shah Sabri (Rehamtullah Aliah) migrated from Multan along with "Khokhars". The first village of "Kalas" was constructed on the north side of Jhelum River but due to flood the village was demolished. The present village "Kalas Sharif" is located on the south side of Jhelum River. This new village was constructed by Pir Mohammad Yasin (Rehmatullah Alaih) along with "Khokhars" in 1750 (AD). This is also the birth place of Pir Saidan Shah Sabri (Rehmatullah Alaih). This village is located on meeting point of District Sargodha, Jhelum and Gujrat(present Mandi Baha-ud-Din). Every necessity of the present life like roads, two railway stations one in Chak Saida and second in Chak Nazam, electricity, telephone and post office is available.

Hazrat Pir Mohammad Yasin (Rehmatullalh Aliah) spent his whole life in this village and spread the message of God and Holy Prophet (Peace be upon him) and teachings of Islam. He died in 1800 (AD) and buried towards north of Kalas Sharif. The burial place of his brother Pir Din Salah (Rehmatullah Alaih) is also located besides. In 2001 (AD) Pir Shamim Sabir Sabri (Present) constructed a beautiful tomb at this place. Hazrat Pir Bakhsh also known as Pir Shah (Rehmatullah Alaih)
Hazrat Pir Bakhsh (Rehmatullah Alaih) was the son of Hazrat Pir Yasin (Rehmatullah Alaih) and grandfather of Hazrat Pir Saidan Shah Sabri (Rehmatullah Alaih). He has the honour to attach his Hashmi Family to spiritual Chishti Sabri Order. He was a complete saint and central point of the blessings of Hazrat Gous Baha-ul-Haq Zakria Multani (Rehmatulllah Aliah) and Hazrat Makhdum Ala-ud-Din Ali Ahmed Sabir Kalyari. He has two sons Hazrat Pir Abdullah Shah (Rehmatullah Alaih) and Hazrat Pir Muhammad Shah (Rehmatullah Alaih).

Hazrat Pir Mohammad Shah (Rehmatullah Alaih)
Hazrat Pir Mohammad Shah (Rehmatullah Alaih) was the father of Pir Saidan Shah Sabri (Rehmatullah Alaih). He was a very pious, abstemious and God fearing man. He would not sleep whole night to worship of God. He was a spiritual, obedient son and disciple of his father (Hazrat Pir Bakhsh R.A.). He oferred prayer with his father from "Tahajad" to "Ashraq" under the open sky even though it would be very cold. Many non-muslims including hindu and sikh embraced Islam on his hands. He died on 23rd November, 1946 and his shrine is located near his father. He married in a syed family of village Sahna, Haria Railway Station, Dist: Gujrat (Present Mandi Baha-ud-Din). The genealogical tree of his wife (Mother of Pir Saidan Shah) belongs to Hazrat Baba Farid-ud-Din Masood Ganje Shakar (Rehmatullah Alaih) Pak Pattan Sharif.

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