Founding People

Founding People:

Foundation of Akhwan-Al-Safa(brethren of purity) on 24 November 1914
1. Mawlana Hamiduddin Farahi
2. Maulana Syed Sulaiman Nadvi
3. Mawlana Masud Ali Nadvi
4. Mawlana Abdus Salam Nadwi
5. Mawlana Shibli Mutakallim Nadvi

First annual meeting of Akhwan-Al-Safa on 25 May 1915, enlisted following new members:


1. Hamid Hasan Nomani
2. Habibur Rahman Khan Sherwani
3. Nawwab Sayyid Ali Hasan Khan
4. Professor Sheikh Abdul Qadir
5. Dr. Sheikh Muhmmad Iqbal
6. Nawwab Emadul Mulk Mawlwi Sayyid Husain Bilgrami
7. Mawlana Abdullah Emadi
8. Mawlana Sayyid Karamat Husain
9. Mawlana Abdul Majid Daryabadi

On 21st July 1915 Akhwan-Al-Safa society was registered with the new name of Darul Mussannefin Shibli Academy

Managing Committee:

President : Nawwab Emadul Mulk Mawlwi Sayyid Husain Bilgrami
Secretary : Mawlana Syed Sulaiman Nadv

Members:
1. Mawlana Hamiduddin Farahi,
2. Mawlana Habibur Rahman Khan Sherwani
3. Nawwab Sajid Ali Khan,
4. (Sir) Dr. Muhammad Iqbal (M.A. Ph.D. The famous poet)
5. Professor Nawwab Ali (M.A.,Baroda College)
6. Professor Abdul Qadir (M.A.,Deccan College, Pune)
7. Mawlana Masud Ali Qidwai
8. Mir Akbar Husain (Retired Judge, Allahabad High Court)
9. Khwaja Rashiduddin Sahib (Ra’is,Lucknow)
10. Abdul Majid (B.A.,Lucknow),
11. Hamid Hasan Numani (Dy.Collector, Deoria)
12. Mawlwi Abdul Bari Nadwi(Barabanki)
13. Mawlwi Ziaul Hasan Nadwi (B.A.,Aligarh College)
14. Mawlwi Khwaja Abdul Wajid Nadwi

In 1916, the Managing Committee was reconstituted

Members of the Managing Committee
1. Nawwab Emadul Mulk Mawlwi Sayyid Husain Bilgrami, Chairperson(Ra’is Majlis, Hyderabad, Deccan.)
2. Hafiz Mawlwi Hamiduddin Farahi, President/Sadar Majlis
3. Mawlana Sayyid Sulaiman Nadwi, Secretary/Nazim, Azamgarh
4. Hon’ble Mawlwi Sayyid Karamat Husain, Former Judge, Allahabad High Court (Na’ib Ra’is, Lucknow)

Members of the Advisory Committee
1. Mawlana Habibur Rahman Khan Sherwani, Ra’is of Bhikanpur
2. Professor Sheikh Abdul Qadir(M.A.), Eliphinstone College, Bombay
3. Hisamul Mulk Nawwab Sayyid Ali Hasan, Bhopal House, Lucknow
4. Mr.Abdul Majid(B.A.), Golaganj, Lucknow
5. Khwaja Rashiuddin, Ra’is, Banks Road, Lucknow
6. Munshi Muhammad Ameen , Shahjahanabad, Bhopal
7. Mawlwi Masood Ali Nadwi, Shibli Manzil, Azamgarh
8. Mr.Hamid Nomani, Dy.Collector, Devaria, Gorakhpur
9. Mawlwi Abdul Bari Nadwi, Assistant Professor, Pune
10. Mawlwi Khwaja Abdul Wajid Nadwi, Imperial Library, Calcutta
11. Mirza Sultan Ahmad Beg(M.A.,LL.B), Advocate, Azamgarh
12. Mr.Mukhtar Ahmad(B.A., LL.B), Advocate, Allahabad High Court
13. Mawlwi Ziaul Hasan(M.A.), Inspector of Arabic Schools