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Sharing bit of #History, #Food, #Sufism & #Culture There is a void in your soul, ready to be filled. You feel it, don’t you? #Rumi

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As I resume my travel to other parts of India, I realise a profession has continued unchanged right into this day.… https://t.co/ISnDfvbHHz
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیThe Sherif Halil Pasha Mosque, more commonly known as the Tombul Mosque, is the largest mosque in Bulgaria. It's… https://t.co/qpLTe5vP9f
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیAs many as 3 Sultans of Delhi cut their teeth in Badaun & another retired here after he abdicated the throne. Catch… https://t.co/MP4qBaNus1
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانی“Our death is our wedding with eternity... “ - #Rumi (Tomb of Sultan Ibrahim Qutub Shah IV) #NikonD5 #QutubShahhttps://t.co/RmLfGgBUAz
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیA woollen Namavali Shawl woven with inscription all over the field reading ‘Shri Kashi Vishwanath Ganga’ & Siva-Par… https://t.co/M8U5qrdWvH
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیA stunning art titled as 'Whispered conversations in the palace'; part of a dispersed portfolio of five large paint… https://t.co/HC42nC7K6s
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیMosque of Al Azhar, Cairo, c 1831 a painting by French artist, Adrien Dauzats. #Cairo #Egypt @mosquestyhttps://t.co/9gk48BacxeMy column for the Quint.... Hindu-Muslim Unity: Poets Must, Once Again, Work for it Right Now https://t.co/WxOyRmGnvt #
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10/21
2020
#Sufi Sheikh Salim Chisti with attendants/musicians. Akbar asked Chisti to pray for a male heir to the throne. Chis… https://t.co/V35KxMAQV8
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانی"It was Islamic confectioners who first made biscuits using sugar, which was believed to be a health food...And whe… https://t.co/UAblAxXPAT
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیEven in 1952, there seems to have been no clutter and chaos at the Jama Masjid area in Delhi. @DalrympleWillhttps://t.co/2AIZwLiZw0
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیPilkhan/Pakad/FicusVirens is a wind breaker.Met this giant,around 300 years old #Tree while on visit for a Garden S… https://t.co/Nsfb7Uhw9a
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیPakad Tree of Rahramau,Barabanki in front of Gates of massive Haveli Phatak of Shaikh MubarakAli Sahab.His grandson… https://t.co/mYzJhouCuL
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیHanuman paying obeisance to Lord Rama & Sita & offering them flowers. Lakshmana standing behind with a Chauri. Bord… https://t.co/s2MwbdGN0n
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10/20
2020
कह के अल्लाहो अकबर चली जब पवन फ़िर ज़माने में गूंजे खुदा के भजन ऐ हबीबे खुदा आपका आगमन सारे संसार में जागरण जागरण
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10/19
2020
@BiruniKhorasan With the rapid urbanization & changing political landscapes, the use of cultural apparels had been… https://t.co/yuJ5j0FGBNShort thread on different types of regional hats in #Tajikistan Khatloni: Kulobi, Shurobodi, Vosegi. https://t.co/TuytInqOqt
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیA saint shown with folded hands, probably Sant Tulasidas, an ardent devotee, depicted in front of Lord Shiva & Pa… https://t.co/96YF7piq8A
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیVery finely painted depiction of the Descent of the Holy Family from Mount Kailasa, attributed to Sajnu,circa 1810-… https://t.co/FCWLLEHbcR
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیAl Rahmatul Lil Alamin الر حمة للعالمين Merciful & compassionate to the mankind, one of his titles. This tweet by… https://t.co/NONAYH7I6nThese statues found from Kahu jo Daro which is an ancient Buddhist city located near Mirpur Khas, Sindh. It is spre… https://t.co/LuVpkDZNCe
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیMasjid-e-Jirranah is served as one of the Miqat Stations for Umrah Pilgrims. Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) performed fou… https://t.co/Tew5xg1Fdp
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانی52 days | 21 locations| 8 traditional embroidery art |many women artisans | manifold stories | A Courtyard Tale |… https://t.co/fmFSRksGuH
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیA folio from Akbarnama with beautiful details depicting a social enterprise ; a water tank being dug by workers nea… https://t.co/34bZizS7Hc
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیAn 1834 sketch by James Prinsep showing Rama Leela Mela during Navaratri in Benares source @britishlibrary happy… https://t.co/6u9WZFguiD
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10/18
2020
My TL gets flooded by bhakts saying he proposed the 2 nation theory. However during Sir Syed’s times, “there were n… https://t.co/G1fMsbJBz7
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیTeen Darwaza (The Three Gates), Ahmedabad, Gujarat Albumin print Photographer: Dr Narayan Dajee (1830?-75) 1855 "Th… https://t.co/oOampx5Jpt
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیSir Syed was the first to document all inscriptions of Qutub Minar in his book Asar us Sanadid He hung from top in… https://t.co/SSy3WZoNn6
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیFrom Emiment Musalmans by C.F.Andrews Sir Syed Ahmad Khan and his vision #SSDay https://t.co/25yPK4MggO
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیGurdwara inside Aitchison College Lahore. It was built in 1910 by aid of donations. The architect was Bhai Ram Sing… https://t.co/oCJCHkvyHz
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10/17
2020
The last mesage of Sir Syed Ahmad Khan (1817-1898) As inscribed on a stone at AMU Aligarh #SirSyedDayhttps://t.co/jSnBFp6EIc
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیThe Emperor #Akbar, who came to be regarded as one of the greatest, most enlightened rulers in history was born Abu… https://t.co/nsO4j45iVr
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیAb to chup chap shaam aati hai , Pehle chidiyon ki shor hoti thi . -Mohammad Alvi Sham-e-Awadh ka eik manzar at Gh… https://t.co/YW1Ax4S97I
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیOutside & Inside view of the Tomb of Mohammed Qutub Shah VI. #NikonD5 #QutubShah #MohammedHabib #NikonIndiahttps://t.co/36QsglvhNl
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیAn extract from my tribute to my friend and translator Bruce Wannell, in Mint Lounge. This is extracted from Tales… https://t.co/4FnJVUGZjE
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیAccording to Altaf Hussain Hali, Khwaja Fariduddin Nana of Sir Syed was called to Delhi by Akbar Shah II & bestowed… https://t.co/y4FTu3ZPi7 @BatraK9 @tawairkh @Munaf_Ali @arsiwalamurtuza @MohdMuzzammilK @sah296 @faiyaz569 @zashuza @TausifRefaihttps://t.co/7JYiQnraLQ
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیपय - आज़ार है सारा ज़माना रहमत- ए -आलम, छुपाना अपनी कमली में , छुपाना रहमत - ए - आलम. Jumma Mubarak @tawairkhhttps://t.co/dRAVcFr6zW
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیA beautiful watercolor painting of Mir Alam Tank, Hyderabad😍💖😌 It was painted in 1879 & one can see tree, water, b… https://t.co/fR50AcNbFp
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10/16
2020
Never in my 3 years of stay in Hyderabad, had I seen such relentless rain. Colonies submerged & buildings collapsin… https://t.co/TBi0SJRlJU
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانی#DidYouKnow In 1990, Air India made it to the Guinness Book of World Records for the largest evacuation effort by a… https://t.co/cwMWKSYz6e
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیAkbar mounting his horse c 1605- 1607 from Akbarnama https://t.co/1AGfIXfamW #Akbar #BirthAnniversary https://t.co/vrXoh0Yakm
10/15
2020
806th Birthday Celebration of Hazrat Syed Nizamuddin Aulia. https://t.co/1gEkejQ83x
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانی1. How it began 2. How it ended 1. Madrasa 2. Univ of Michigan
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیOver the course of several centuries in Sicily, a range of exchanges in culture, religion & science led to a *hybri… https://t.co/AUtoyXcFOs
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیGreat freedom fighter Hasrat Mohani, the man who sought total independence when most were content with demand for d… https://t.co/U9D8aL1GlU
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیA nightly rendezvous. Lovers Baz Bahadur and Rupmati depicted riding side by side in a moonlit landscape, attribute… https://t.co/MshjjIGBfH
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیUthaa Do Parda Dikha Do Chera Ke Noor - E - Baari Hizab Mein Hai, Zamaana Taarik Ho Raha Hai Ki Mehar Kab Se Nikaab… https://t.co/VqndDqz77s
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10/14
2020
The ‘Chishti’ order of Sufism, founded around 930 CE, was introduced to India by the famous Khwaja Moinuddin Chisht… https://t.co/8FZTZLGC5f
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیTow beautiful mosques of the world in Lahore, on left Masjid Wazir Khan and right Shahi Masjid. I have to capture t… https://t.co/C6E44kxQ0w
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیArguably, Prophet Muhammad was the first person in human history to declare, in no uncertain terms, that no person… https://t.co/uh0OLOYeT7
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانی1895: Lucknow, capital of the Uttar Pradesh (India) : a striking view of the magnificent Bara Imambara! Source:… https://t.co/YgmrwPUPA4
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانی#DidYouKnow In a nondescript village of Uttarakhand lies the shrine of the 13th-century Sufi saint of the Chishti o… https://t.co/14J7h3pnTO
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیAs Kufic script developed over the 7th century, it played an essential role in documenting the Holy Quran. It is on… https://t.co/pbT614sm2h
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیDargah Hazrat Syed Shah-e-Meera Ali Wali R.A, Khambhat, Gujarat #Sufinama #KnowOurSufis #SufiShrines #SufiHeritagehttps://t.co/dv553ZhZxa
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیKishore Kumar 33rd Death Anniversary His Urdu diction was perfect. Listen to him pronounce q ق and kh خ. I discu… https://t.co/8OgAglRVnt
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیTomb of Kaptan Fateh Ali Khan, Daulat Ganj, Lucknow. (Thread) It is a small double storeyed cylindrical structure… https://t.co/FnbBriUQh8
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10/13
2020
1895 Tunisia: A stunning picture of people selling couscous! Source: @librarycongress @PicsSilkRoad #SilkRoadhttps://t.co/TLqMFuW9BN
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیOPINION | From the time of publication of Man-Eaters of Kumaon in August 1944, the name of Jim Corbett has been syn… https://t.co/wWNG5WCDIT
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانی#MasjidsOfLucknow Masjid Kaptan Fateh Ali Khan, Daulat Ganj, Lucknow. (Thread) It is a small three domed mosque b… https://t.co/TTlOSTxfYr
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیMausoleum of Sultan Purveiz, near Allahabad. Thomas Daniell, 1796. Royal Academy of Arts. https://t.co/xxtK8givPJ
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10/12
2020
Captain Abbas Ali (3 January 1920 – 11 October 2014) was an Indian freedom fighter and politician who was a captain… https://t.co/ZAL4C8F4ZJ
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیSpoons fabricated more than 100 years ago in England for Princely state of #Kishangarh they were among many other… https://t.co/Yf5wQtT3p6
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیToday I discovered this part of Rumi Darwaza is being used for residential purpose. This monument is ASI protected… https://t.co/4eFOXDr41t
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیWonderful piece on the Sinai palimpsests Lost Languages Discovered in One of the World's Oldest Continuously Run L… https://t.co/W8irvy2pTF
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیIntricate details of an illustration from Akbarnama showing construction of Agra Fort, completed in 1566. Details… https://t.co/Wi76U6iUTb
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10/11
2020
Akbar & his entourage - musicians courtiers elephants horses. Probably relates to Akbar's journey to the Eastern Pr… https://t.co/QLxfbyQRqm
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10/10
2020
https://t.co/JBtzSZEHTW Born in tenth century Medina to a scholarly family who trace their lineage to Prophet Muham… https://t.co/YdFc8lsYKD
10/8
2020
A 250-year-old mosque, said to be built during #Tipu Sultan era with a blend of Persian and Indian architecture, is… https://t.co/NwhsVj1XHA
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10/7
2020
18th Šafar al-Mužaffar 977th Urs Mubarak of Sayyidunā Dātā Ganj Bakhsh 'Alī ibn 'Uthmān Hujwayrī [d. 465 AH ] Al-F… https://t.co/4KdhJtXzdV
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیMahabharat in #Urdu (saw at a bookstore in #Lahore) https://t.co/feFxaW6xnk
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیMy #Tree for #thicktrunktuesday is this grand old #Khirni #ManilkaraHexandra .Khirni is known for its sweet fruits&… https://t.co/bLDC4bQLTP
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10/6
2020
“Main tabiyat ki afsurdagion ka chai kay garam jaamon say ilaj kiya karta hoon. Aaj qalam ko bhi eik ghoont pila di… https://t.co/r98bhgikH6
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانی#DidYouKnow #Faridabad is home to some of the oldest surviving man-made structures in the Delhi-NCR region. This is… https://t.co/jrP35zwaMa
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیIn Bareilly district of Uttar Pradesh is Ahichchhatra, an important capital city of the Mahajanapadas age. Find out… https://t.co/bK0oX54MdA
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیThere is a masterpiece awaiting in the shrine of the heart. We just have to remove the extra. Remove the extra gree… https://t.co/AJ86Kil07b
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10/5
2020
A scene of participants at the annual Islamic congregation, Ijtima' in Bhopal when Tajul Masajid was still incomple… https://t.co/U4BaMEoMcm
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیHerein lies greatness in humility 🙏 A man who lived his heritage,loved it and never tried to ride it ☺️ My father,… https://t.co/cfvj8D60O0
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیAn Illustration of Defiance?: Depicting The Tomb of Qutbuddin & the Minār at Mehrauli in 16th Century Miniature.… https://t.co/5LkYechZZNTomb of Abū Ḥamīd bin Abū Bakr Ibrāhīm, better known by his pen-names Farīd ud-Dīn and ʿAṭṭār in Nishapur, Iran. He… https://t.co/v5S6l7XypN
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانی"Losing wealth is not a real loss. Losing health is a loss. Losing manners (akhlāq) is the ultimate loss." ~ Ali b. Abī Ṭālib (r)
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10/4
2020
During 1947 riots the dargah of Khwaja Qutbuddin Bakhtiyar Kaki in Mehrauli, was set to fire. Gandhiji went on a oa… https://t.co/nluiuJ7yRL
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانی#Amritsar ke wadiyan famous through out world ( plum aalo bukharey key ) along with mathiyan and besaniyan.… https://t.co/FdVRzgSEXp
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیik lafz-e-mohabbat kā adnā ye fasānā hai simTe to dil-e-āshiq phaile to zamānā hai -Jigar Muradabadi Visted the f… https://t.co/4cpRklS6hl
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیTwo Rohillas, 1840 (c). British Library. Source: https://t.co/B4dxvvAs0W https://t.co/aNcrE7OG6X
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10/3
2020
#GandhiJayanti #MahatmaGandhi ●Bura mat type karo ●Bura mat like karo ●Bura mat Share karo @KumariRukshmanihttps://t.co/FYumgzAqrC
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانی#LalBahadurShastri served as the second Prime Minister of India. In his first broadcast, after taking up the positi… https://t.co/TlMAxZpt99
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیमिर्ज़ा ग़ालिब की बेहतरीन गज़ल आप के पेश- ए - ख़िदमत है, एक नज़राना मेरी तरफ़ से शाम - ए- ग़ालिब के लिए, पसंद आया… https://t.co/XbfEtJSx4A
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیTHOMAS DANIELL 1749-1840 WM DANIELL 1769-1837 Captioned "The Mausoleum of Amir Khusero, at the Ancient City of Delh… https://t.co/5HjyIF7fBZ
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیYou must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean do… https://t.co/KZ3hcChaQs
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10/2
2020
It is great that awesome scholars such as Ibn Sina (Avicenna) get public attention. But it is a shame that it often… https://t.co/aNjEC9yEZE
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیA Yemenite religious scholar, former Mufti of Yemen & Hijaz, Imam of the Zaydiyya community of the last century, [1… https://t.co/tfrmaCw4RwAurangzeb's personal copy of Rumi's Masnavi. Yesterday marked the birth anniversary of the Sufi mystic Rūmī. Emper… https://t.co/FmMPJPKvFE
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیInside Mysore Palace, India https://t.co/gAbMuPlVT7
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیतक़दीर - ए - मोहब्बत भी कहाँ जा के अड़ी है, मैं बंदा - ए - पुरएैब , वो महबूब - ए - इलाही है . Hazrat Nizammudin Au… https://t.co/fhKgpRFGt4
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیCoffee had seen it all #love #loot #lust #colonial ambitions! On #worldcoffeeday here`s how #Brazil became world`s… https://t.co/OxI3ZaxRpq
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10/1
2020
Two works of Ludlow Castle in #Delhi. Residence of the EIC Resident/Agent in Delhi & later of the British Commissio… https://t.co/MgpwjMqESm
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیPhotograph of the Tomb of Khwaja Muin-ud-Din Chishty(ra), Ajmer Sharif, taken by O.S.Baudesson in the 1880s. From t… https://t.co/EIj8rTt8eR
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیSikhism, Sufism... Saw this Sight BC (before corona) at the Sufi Shrine of Delhi’s Hazrat Nizamuddin Auliya https://t.co/Mecm4DXUAW
Retweeted by Tawarikh Khwani تواریخ خوانیآج ہمارا موضوع تاریخ اسلام کی اہم  ترین شخصیات میں سے ایک ،خانوادہ نبوت کے چشم و چراغ, حضرت زیدؒ بن امام علی زین ال… https://t.co/Qenpizgz6d
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2020

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