About Us

Welcome to Hasrat Academy Chicago

Hasrat Academy Chicago, a not-for-profit corporation, has been established to promote the Sufi Culture, the arts, music, education and the priceless work of Hazrat Maulvi Muhammad Abdul Qadeer Siddiqui Rahmatullah alaih, dedicated for all of mankind.

This organization’s emphasis is to cultivate and develop knowledge of Sufi ideals and traditions, and to share Hazrat Maulvi Muhammad Abdul Qadeer Siddiqui Rahmatullah alaih’s invaluable works and teachings not only with those of similar religious views, but also to provide cultural experiences and access to all. Through the teachings of our mentor, Hasrat Academy Chicago (HAC) plans to identify itself as safe haven by awakening the spiritual senses, by focusing on meditation, self- actualization and religious moderation all in a welcoming environment.

The principle teachings of Hazrat Maulvi Abdul Qadeer Siddiqui Rahmatullah Alaih are:

  • Consider servitude to Allah as man’s greatest asset
  • Truthfulness of intentions and actions.
  • Understanding that the destiny is determined by Allah alone.
  • Everything belongs to Allah and not to man.

Under spiritual guidance of Hazrat Ahmed Abdul Shakoor Siddiqui, his student of the spiritual arts and president of this organization, Mohammed Shadman Abdur Raoof and board of directors will manage the affairs of the organization.

Our Team

Chairman – Hazrat Ahmed Abdul Shakoor Siddiqui

President – Mohammed Shadman Abdur Raoof

Vice President – Qazi Muhammed Faaizuddin Biabani

Secretary/Treasurer – Mohammed G. Ahmed

Our Scholars

Upcoming Event

Shawwal 1443

With the blessings of my Sheikh-e-Tarbiah Hazrat Ahmed Abdul Shakoor Siddiqui Saheb, Sheikh-e-Tareeqat Hazrat Qazi Basheeruddin Farooqi ؒ , Dada peer ؒ , and all my elders, I would like to invite you to Zikr Mehfil إن شاء الله.



فَسۡـَٔلُوٓاْ أَهۡلَ ٱلذِّكۡرِ إِن كُنتُمۡ لَا تَعۡلَمُونَ

“So ask those who are knowledgeable, if you (yourself) not know”

(21:7 القرآن الكريم)


أَلَا بِذِكْرِ ٱللَّهِ تَطْمَئِنُّ ٱلْقُلُوبُ

“Verily in the remembrance of Allah do hearts find rest”

(القرآن الكريم 13:28)


إِنَّمَا ٱلْمُؤْمِنُونَ إِخْوَةٌ

“Undoubtedly, all believers are brothers and sisters unto each other”

(49:10 القرآن الكريم)