URDU 5 THE SCHOLARS OF DIR & THEIR SERVICES OF FIQA IN URDU LANGUAGE: AN ANALYSES

اردو زبان میں علمائے دیر کی فقہی خدمات کاتجزیاتی مطالعہ

Authors

  • Sami ur Rahman, PhD Scholar, Department of Islamic Studies, Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan,
  • Karim Dad Associate Professor, Department of Islamic Studies, Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.47720/hi.2021.0503u05

Keywords:

The Scholars of Dir, Fiqa, Urdu Language, Services.

Abstract

The word Dir is derived from Sanskrit language, which means a place of worship or a monastery. The Greek would call Dir as "Goraaye". At some point in the past the word "yaghestᾱn" was used as the name for Dir, Bajaur and Gilgit areas. Dir is comprised of beautiful valleys in the high peaked Hamalyas mountains in the province of Khyber pakhtunkhwa. It was a princely state. It is bounded by Chitral to the northe west, swat to the east, Malakand to the south, Bajaur and Afghanistan to its south west. At the time of independence of Pakistan, the state of  Dir was ruled by Nawab shah jehan. Dir was acceded to Pakistan in 1969. It was given the status of district in 1970 and in 1996 it was devided into two districts ,i.e lower and upper Dir. Dir has produced many renowned personalities in the politcs as well as in the religious field. This article belonges to the religious scholars ('ulamᾱ) of District Dir and their remarkable contributions in the field of Fiqa, specially in the Urdu language. Some of  these scholars are; Maulana Abdul Ghani, Qazi wali Ur Rahman,Qazi Adusalam, Maulana Hzrat Said, Dr Izaz Ali, Shaikh Abdul haleem,Qazi Hazrat Mahmood,Mulana Abdullah and Mulana Zia Ul Haq. In this research paper introduction of the Ulamᾱ-e-Dir and their services of Fiqa in Urdu language have been mentioned which will help inculcate the readers their outlook and will be an advantageous adition to the research endeavors. 

 

Published

2021-09-08

How to Cite

Rahman, S. ur, & Dad, K. (2021). URDU 5 THE SCHOLARS OF DIR & THEIR SERVICES OF FIQA IN URDU LANGUAGE: AN ANALYSES: اردو زبان میں علمائے دیر کی فقہی خدمات کاتجزیاتی مطالعہ. Habibia Islamicus (The International Journal of Arabic and Islamic Research), 5(3), 57-68. https://doi.org/10.47720/hi.2021.0503u05