Find another word for shaykh. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shaykh, like: maulana, , hafiz, imam, sayyid, mulla, , , abd, Mawlana and null.
In Bengal he visited the famous Moslem saint Shaykh Jalaluddin, whose shrine (Shah Jalal at Silhet) is still maintained.
Of these risings the first (December 1848-July 1849) took place in Mazandaran, at the ruined shrine of Shaykh Tabarsi, near Barfurush, where the Babis, led by Mulla Muhammad `Ali of Barfurush and Mulla Husayn of Bushrawayh (" the first who believed "), defied the shah's troops for seven months before they were finally subdued and put to death.
By royal order he dictated his narrative to Mahommed Ibn Juzai, who concludes the work, 13th of December 1 355 (A.D.) with the declaration: "This Shaykh is the traveller of our age; and he who should call him the traveller of the whole body of Islam would not exceed the truth."
And not to upset anybody who has a shaykh as well.