Definitions for qalandar

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word qalandar


  1. qalandar(Noun)

    A wandering ascetic Sufi dervish.


  1. Qalandar

    Qalandars are wandering ascetic Sufi dervishes who may or may not be connected to a specific tariqat. They are most prevalent in Central Asia, India and Pakistan, in the latter "qalandar" is also used as a title. Some famous Qalandars include Lal Shahbaz Qalandar and Bu Ali Shah Qalandar.

Images & Illustrations of qalandar

Translations for qalandar

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for qalandar »


Find a translation for the qalandar definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these qalandar definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"qalandar." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 26 Nov. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for qalandar? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for qalandar:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.