History & Culture

Pir Jiwan Shah: Sufi saint of Jammu

Pir Jiwan Shah from Sialkot, spent many years in meditation on the banks of River Chenab in Akhnur before settling down in Jammu. He had close association with the royal family of Jammu especially with Maharaja Pratap Singh who granted Stipend in favour of the Pir. The Street where his Ziyarat is located is known as Jiwan Shah Street.

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