Volume 1 Letter 94
From: Hazrat Sheikh-ul-Hadith Sahib (May his secret be sanctified)
To: Al-Haj Muhammad Yakub Sahib, Bombay
Date: 26th Sha’ban 1388/16th November 1968
Most honourable and gracious Muhammad Yakub Sahib, may your radiance remain far-reaching.
After the sunnah greeting. Presently at Maghrib time, I received your letter. Before this, I have received numerous correspondences and this worthless-one replied directly to each one together with their respective acknowledgements. You toil so hard on my account, may almighty Allah reward you duly.
You penned the departure of the ship as being 14th
November, but according to the reports from Delhi and Iran the ship is due to
sail on 11th November. The day before yesterday I received a letter
from dearest Yusuf from
The reason for my disappointment is that it would have been
ideal had he returned to
You penned that you intend to arrive at the harbour with Haji Dost Muhammad sahib and Haji Alauddin sahib and with their respective cars. May almighty Allah grant your friends an excellent recompense, and may he confer upon them a fitting reward in both worlds. Yusuf also informed in his letter that he is set to depart from Khurram.
It was sad to hear that no arrangement was made for Abdul-Qadeer, may almighty Allah facilitate him with his auspices. He previously informed me that he has managed to secure the rent, perhaps I misunderstood. Communicate to him my sunnah greetings.
Dearest In’am, Haroon, and moulana Muhammad Umar sahib
arrived yesterday evening. At present, they have set off to attend an Ijtima
That is all. Salaam
Hazrat Sheikh-ul-Hadith Muhammad Zakariya Sahib
Dictated to Ismail Kacholwi
Evening of 26th Sha’ban 1388
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