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Dear Brothers & Sisters,

By the Grace of our Beloved Lord Khudavind Shah Karim Al Husseiny Hazar Imam, l am privileged with an opportunity of presenting before you an English translation of the Holy Qalam Mubarak of our beloved Awwal Imam SAQEE-E-QAWTHAR Amir-ul-Momineen Mowla Shah Murtaza Ali (A.S.)

l sincerely hope that the Holy Qalam Mubarak should prove instructive, inspiring and beneficial in both material and the spiritual lives, Holy Qalam Mubarak is the eternal teaching of Amirul Momineen Mowla Shah Murtaza Ali (A.S.) and is indeed a Book of great knowledge and wisdom for one and aIl.

Particularly for our young boys and girls aspiring to gain deeper knowledge of life and religion, Holy Qalam Mubarak is an indispensable Book for them. ln the modern age man’s material life has apparently become unsteady and insecure and it is therefore muddled up with unbearable burden of the daily burning problems. On account of the unending disappointments and misfortunes, man has become a miserable prey of constant frustrations and worries. Being depressed and frustrated combined with his own limited strength and courage to face the situation, man many times becomes exhausted and is unable to combat the miseries of life, Holy Qalam Mubarak is the perfect answer in the bewilderment of man. It shows an easy method to face the emanating evils and enemies of the human lives.

By regular reading of the Holy Qalam Mubarak the reader’s heart and mind will be eased and relieved from the unnecessary and unsolicited burdens laden on our present modern life.

Regular reading of the Holy Qalam Mubarak will not only impart relief to us but it will also fill up our lives with unexpected zest, enthusiasm, patience, endurance, courage, tolerance, humility, contentment, joy and generosity which is most expressly needed in our daily life.

Apart from the above stated great virtues, comforts and benefits it will also bring tremendous DIVINE GRACE (BARAQATS) in our material and spiritual lives from the DIVINE HOUSE of the Lord of the Age and the Master of Angles Amir Momineen Mowla Shah Murtaza Ali (A.S.) Moreover readers will also attain deep knowledge of the four religious stages i.e. Shariat,Tariqat, Haqiqat and Marifat.

Holy Qalam Mubarak is therefore the most beautiful and glorious gift graced by Amir ul Momineen Mowla Shah Murtaza Ali (A.S.) to his momins.

Dear brothers and sisters, you are earnestly requested to read the Holy Qalam Mubarak daily and regularly page by page and thus gain boundless BARAQATS from our Khudavind Mowla Shah Murtaza Ali (A.S.) 'THE NOOR-EN-ALLAH NOOR'-HAZAR IMAM.

Dear brothers and sisters, when you feel you are experiencing confusion in your life do not be discouraged -Never be disappointed but be confident of this most splendid gifted remedy "THE HOLY QALAM MUBARAK". Please read and re-read until it is well understood and digested. As a result of your conscious, regular reading of the Holy Qalam Mubarak you will definitely be enlightened with an endless eternal dignity and glory and you will experience boundless peace and happiness in your life.

Holy Qalam Mubarak is the Book of rare and unique knowledge on the religious stages i.e. Shariat, Tariqat, Haqiqat and eventually for an achievement of the glorious -high stage of MARIFAT-E-ALLAH.

I offer my sincere thanks to Mahmood Merali, Zainab Ismail, Nargis Mohamed, Naseer Dhirani and Amin Walji for their valued cooperation, and pray to Mowlana Hazar Imam for their health and happiness in their material and spiritual lives Ameen.

May our most Beloved Lord Khudavind 'NOOR-EN-ALLAH NOOR' Mowlana Shah Karim-al-Huseini Hazar Imam with His Most DIVINE GRACE and MERCY shower His choicest Blessings upon our Jamaths all over the world and may our Beloved Khudavind Hazar Imam guide us to 'SIRAT-UL-MUSTAQEEM' and may our Mowla Ali Khudavind HAZAR IMAM SHAH KARIM AL HUSSEINI bestow us with HIS DIVINE HOLY NOORANI DEEDAR


Al -Waez Shamsuddin Bandali Haji
Edmonton, Alberta.
September 1982

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