Book Name: Maktoobat e Ishq
Writer: Sain Sher Muhammad Gilani Fatahpuri
Maktoobat e Ishq means the letters of love. It is a collection of poetical letters by Hazrat Syed Shair Muhammad Shah Gillani Fatahpuri. The author of the book was a Sufi Saint of Qadria order. He lived in Fatehpur Sharif in Okara district of Punjab and there his shrine also.
The book Maktoobat e Ishq Pdf contained the letters in poetical format by Sain Sher Muhammad Shah Gillani. He wrote these letters to his spiritual teacher (Murshid) Hazrat Syed Qutub Ali Shah of Sandheelianwali, Peer Mahal. These letters are a treasure of teachings and Tasawwuf. It leads to the path of Allah and the love of his Prophet.
The language of the book is Punjabi. It quickly understands in interior Punjab. The people recite these letters of Maktoobat e Ishq Pdf in his meetings or public gathering in rural areas of Okara and Sahiwal districts of Punjab.
The format of the book Maktoobat e Ishq Pdf is in three verses. It compiled in alphabetical order. The poet beautifully presented the teachings of Sufism. He has a great love for his spiritual teacher, and he showed this clearly in his writings. He believed in the ideology of Wahdat Ul Wajood.
Hazrat Pir Sain Sher Muhammad Gillani is famous in his followers with the name of Sain Shairan Pak R.A. He is a well-known saint in interior Punjab and its surrounding areas. His shrine is considered the second most attended place after Bala Peer in Okara.