AZIZ MIAN QAWWAL
Aziz Mian was born in Delhi, India on April 17th ,1942. He moved to Pakistan at the age of five in 1947. At the age of ten he started to learn the art of qawwali under the tutelage of Ustad Abdul Waheed. He received sixteen years of training at the Data Ganj Baksh School in Lahore, Pakistan. It may be recalled that Data Ganj Baksh is one of the most revered Sufis of the sub- continent. Aziz Mian holds M.S. Degrees from Punjab University, Lahore, in History and Urdu Literature.
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