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Five Qawwalis by Ustad Jafar Hussain Khan Badauni

Dear Brother W I’m sending you another collection, with qawwalis by the often underrated Qawwal Ustad Jafar Hussain Khan of Badaun (or Badayun), Uttar Pradesh, India, who lived from 1931 to 1998.   I...

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Death of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

  Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (1948 – 1997) lived merely 49 years before he left this world with a legacy in Qawwali, Ghazal and Sufiana Kalam that remains unmatched till date. Nusrat Fateh Ali...

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2019 Islamic Holidays

2019 Islamic Holidays Mairaj Sharif (Layla Tul Mairaj): Wednesday, 3 April 2019 Shab-e-Baraat – Sunday, 21 April 2019 Ramadan (Ramzan) – Monday, 6 May to Tuesday, 4 June 2019 Shab e Qadar (or Laylat...