Hazrat Pir Syed Meher Ali Shah Gilani(R.A) was born on 14 April 1859 (1 Ramadan, 1275 A.H.) in Golra Sharif,which is located midway between Rawalpindi and Islamabad.He is renowned as a Sufi saint, a great Hanafi scholar and especially for being in the anti-Qadyani movement. He wrote numeral books most notably Saif e Chishtiyai, (The Sword of the Chishtis), a polemical work regarding the unorthodoxy and the heresy of the Qadyani movement of Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (Lannatallahu Alay).
Peer Mehr Ali received his early education of the Qur'an at his family khanqah. He completed his intermediate level religious education at local madrasa. His stay in this madrasah was for about 2½ years.
After completing his education at Angah at the age of 15, he decided to continue further studies in the United Provinces (U.P) of India. Therefore, Pir Meher Ali, in 1874 set out for higher education, to different parts of India such as Kanpur, Aligarh, and Saharanpur. His stay at Aligarh at the madrasah of Maulana Lutfullah of Aligarh was for 2½ years
Tahqiq-ul-Haq Fi Kalima-tul-Haq (The Truth about Kalima-tul-Haq)
I’la Kalimatillah Fi Bayan-e-Wa Ma Uhilla Bihi Legharillah
AlFatuhat-us-Samadiyyah (Divine Bounties)
Tasfiah Mabain Sunni Wa Shi’ah
Maktoobat e chishtia(letters of Pir Mehr Ali Shah
Work against Mirza Qadyani
Peer Meher Ali Shah Sahib got settled at Hijaz by the end of nineteenth century.He came back and played a role among the people against the Qadyani movement, writing books such as Saif e Chistiya against the Qadiyani movement. Pir Meher Ali Shah also challenged Mirza Ghulam Ahmed to a public debate in Lahore.
Mirza Ghulam Ahmed challanged Pir Mehr Ali Shah(R.A) which Pir sb accepted but did'nt had the courage to face Pir Mehr Ali Shah(R.A).