His Eminence Hafiz-e-Millat
Allama Arshadul Qadri
|Born||05 March 1925|
|Died||29th April 2002|
|Denomination||Sunni (Sufi), Hanafi|
|Period in office||Modern era|
|Predecessor||Maulana Abdul Latif|
Arshadul Qadri (5 March 1925 – 29 April 2002) was a Sunni Islamic scholar, author and missionary activist in India associated with the Barelvi movement who established educational institutions and organizations in India.
Early life and education
He was born in 1924, in "Sayyidpura", Balia, Uttar Pradesh, India in the family of Maulana Abdul Latif who was himself a religious scholar. His grandfather Maulana Azeemullah Shah was also scholar of repute. He received his basic and intermediate education under his grandfather and father then to continue his higher education he moved to Al Jamiatul Ashrafia Islamic seminary. At Ashrafia, he studied under the supervision of Shah Abdul Aziz Moradabadi also knows as Hafiz-e-Millat and completed his education from Ashrafia, Mubarakpur in 1944.
Many prominent Sunni Islamic organizations and institutions were established by his efforts. He and other Pakistani Sunni scholars established Dawat e Islami and selected Ilyas Qadri  as its head.
He also established Madinatul Islam, the Hague (Netherlands), Islamic Missionary College (Bradford, Britain), Darul Uloom Aleemia (Surinam, America), Jamia Amjadia Rizvia Ghosi, Jamia Faizul Uloom, (Jamshedpur), Darul Ziaul Islam (Howrah), Darul Uloom Makhdumia (Guwahati), Madrasa Madinatul Uloom (Bangalore), Faizul Uloom High School, (Jamshedpur) and Jamia Hazrat Nizamuddin Auliya (New Delhi).
Qadri was appointed the first Secretary General of World Islamic Mission with its head office located in Bradford, England. Islamic scholar and present leader of WIM Qamaruzzaman Azmi stated, 'Allama Arshadul Qadri's work in England was to lay the proper foundations of Ahle Sunna wal Jam'aat which would give rise to an intellectually sound and spiritually based Islam in Europe'. The plan of the project of Bihar Madrasa Education Board and its establishment was his work.
- Tableeghi Jama'at
- Lala Zar
- Daawate Insaf
- Dil Ki Muraad
- Lisaanul Firdaus
- Misbaahul Qur'an (Three Volumes)
- Naqsh-i-Khatam (12)
- Aik Walwalah Angez Khitaab
- Hadith, Fiqh Aur Ijtihad ki Shar'ee Haisiyat
- Aini Mushadaat
- Izhaar-i-'Aqeedat (a collection of poems)
- Afkaar wa Khayaalaat (a collection of articles)
- Sadaa-i-Qalam (a collection of letters)
Zia'ul Mustafa Quadri has written a biography of Arshadul Quadri entitled Hayat-o-Khidmat (Life and Works of Huzoor Sadrush Shariah). Teacher of Allama Arshadul qadri: Arshadul Qadri was a student of Huzur Amine Shariat Shah Rafaqat Husain Mehboobe Khuda 
He died on the 29th of April 2002 and was buried in the at Faizul Uloom Madarsa in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand.
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