Tarika-e-Maizbhandari

Tarika-e-Maizbhandari (Maizbhandari Sufi order) is a Sufi sect based in Chittagong District of Bangladesh.[1]

History

Maizbhandari is a liberated Sufi order established in Bangladesh in the 19th century by Gausul Azam Shah Sufi Syed Ahmad Ullah Maizbhandari (1826 AD − 1906 AD), a descendant of Muhammad.[2] Maizbhandari spent his childhood in his native Chittagong, and after finishing his secondary education, he was admitted to Calcutta Alia Madrasha (the Aliah University) for studies in Islamic religion and philosophy.