Annual Spiritual Events
In khanqah of Sarwari Qadri order, Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen Sultan Mohammad Najib-ur-Rehman and his disciples celebrate all the holy events. Disciples decorate the entire khanqah on special occasions and make arrangements for gathering. They also arrange grand langar for the guests. There is open invitation for everyone without any discrimination. Hence, not only the disciples of Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen from all around Pakistan but other people also attend these gatherings and gain blessings of Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen. Thus, there is a gathering of thousands of people on every holy occasion.
Mawlid al-Nabi (Milad of Holy Prophet)
Mawlid of Prophet Mohammad is celebrated in khanqah of Sarwari Qadri order with great splendor on 12th Rabi al-awwal annually. All disciples participate in it with great zeal and zest. They start its preparations two months earlier and prepare encomiums and speeches elaborating grandeur of the Holy Prophet. On the holy occasion, Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen graces the khanqah, then disciples present the encomiums and speeches. Afterwards, langar is served. Then, everyone gains the privilege of meeting Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen personally. Moreover, those who want to take oath of allegiance also get the opportunity.
Furthermore, on this holy event, Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen also grants Ism-e-Mohammad to his disciples who have crossed the initial spiritual levels. Undoubtedly, contemplation of Ism-e-Mohammad further elevates them. Additionally, makes it easier for them to follow the path of Faqr by the benediction of Prophet Mohammad.
All guests leave the gathering after getting showers of Divine light and spiritual beneficence of the Holy Prophet.
Mawlid-Al-Nabi (Milad e Mustafa)
Regarding Transference of Divine Trust (Faqr)
Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen’s disciples also celebrate a grand Mawlid-Al-Nabi on 21st March every year with great enthusiasm regarding the day of transference of Divine Trust to him. This is the greatest and grandest gathering of disciples of Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen. Not only from all over Pakistan but also from abroad his disciples attend this Mawlid with extreme devotion. In this gathering they recite Hamd, Naat and the eulogies written by disciples of Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen who have attained to his divine reality through invocation and contemplation of Ism-e-Allah Zaat. These eulogies elaborate his grand status near Allah as well as his infinite beneficence upon his seekers. Besides, disciples also deliver speeches shedding light upon his biography, charismatic personality, endless struggle to spread Faqr and matchless grandeur. After the program, grand langar is served to all guests. At the end, Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen personally meets everyone and blesses them with his kindness.
This is the second event of the year after Mawlid, where Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen grants Ism-e-Mohammad.
Commemoration of Urs Ceremonies
Apart from these two grand gatherings, other events Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen annually holds in khanqah are:
- Commemoration of martyrdom of Husayn ibn Ali on 10th Moharram
- Commemoration of death anniversary of Shaikh Abdul Qadir Jilani in Rabi ath-Thani
- Death anniversary of Sultan Bahoo in Jumada ath-Thani
- Death anniversary of Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen’s spiritual guide Sultan-ul-Faqr VI Sultan Mohammad Asghar Ali.
Large number of people from all over the country attend this events and gain blessings of these Saints through Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen.
Female disciples of Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen celebrate all these events at Sultan-ul-Ashiqeen house under the presidentship of his respected wife.